In January 2015, Sarvint Technology filed complaints against nine major apparel companies for patent infringement of its smart shirt technology. However, four companies have highlighted what it really means to go on a mass suing spree.
Two years ago, a couple of friends quit full-time employment to follow their love of motorsport and launch a go karting business with a professional spin – it's on track for a turnover of £2m this year.
Speaking to Real Business at the site of Croydon's new business incubator, the shadow business secretary warned that more needs to be done to provide affordable business space. His comments came after new research showed small businesses were becoming increasingly put off from being based in central London.
There are 1.88m independent professionals in the UK and there's been a spike in the number of women working as a solo act, according to Kingston University and the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE).
The next UK government should introduce a code of conduct for retailers and suppliers and rethink business rates for small firms, the Forum of Private Business has said.
The future of London’s iconic "Silicon Roundabout" is at risk with two-thirds of SME owners poised to abandon the capital because of soaring property prices.
The European division of Japanese camera business Canon has bought digital photo startup Lifecake to build a presence in London's bustling Tech City.
UK financial trader Navinder Sarao, who has been accused of wiping billions off the value of Wall Street stocks, is fighting extradition to the US.
UK businesses are at risk of being left behind by their European rivals by shelving M&A deals over general election “uncertainty”.
In the wake of Funding Circle’s $150m fundraising, as it continues to push on with growth in the US, Real Business decided to have a look at the largest amounts ever raised.
As someone who has taken her business from startup to a global player employing more than 200 people, Sarah Wood is well-placed to tell us what kind of government she would like to come into power.
After the recent story of a man shooting his computer in frustration, we've compiled five other examples of situations when employees have had a bad day at the office.