Top legal considerations for a buyer of a troubled company

The Co-operative Bank’s announcement that it had put itself up for sale was seen by many, especially in the media, as the signing of its own death warrant. But the sale of a troubled company can have advantages for the seller, as well as the buyer.

Are you prepared for the Insurance Act

The Insurance Act comes into force on 12 August 2016. While this may seem a long way off, it fundamentally changes the way business insurance will be underwritten, so you should ensure you don't breach any of your future duties.