Shareholders are at risk of being treated differently and unfairly over dividend payments during the coronavirus pandemic, Lynsey Burke, senior associate at law firm Nelsons has warned.
We turned to the experts for advice on how to ensure you stay within the law when dismissing employees. Hear direct from some of the top legal experts in the UK about how to avoid an unfair dismissal claim.
Employing consultants and self-employed people can be tricky business. Here's an expert guide to make sure your consultancy agreement is fair and legal.
Lawsuits often stem from copyright infringement, plagiarism, or inaccurate details surrounding true events. In some cases, a lawsuit is wrapped up quickly, but here several famous copyright infringements that led to legal action.
What do sex toys, architects and vineyards have in common? They are all sectors that could be claiming for Research and Development Tax Credit, according to R&D specialists RIFT Research and Development. We look at the top industries that could do with making the most of what the Government has to offer.
With Brexit on the verge of ‘getting done’ Alison Horner, indirect tax partner at MHA MacIntyre Hudson, looks at the outlook for VAT in 2020, arguing companies need to adapt both to changes brought about by Brexit and from new EU measures to combat fraud.
It was difficult to miss GDPR coming into force last May. The press was awash with horror stories on what could go wrong. But shall we take a look at what’s ‘right’ about GDPR?
The introduction of the Right to Buy scheme in the United Kingdom has successfully helped thousands of first-time buyers get on to the property ladder.
When starting a business there are many different things to consider, from where your premises will be, to how many staff and what positions you hire first.
If you run a business, what first comes to mind when making your list of must-have insurances?
Surveillance is a great way to enhance the security of your business. It not only lets you keep a watchful eye on your premises, but also acts as a visual deterrent to potential intruders. For small business owners, a burglary can have a substantial financial (as well as emotional) impact.