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5 Most Frequently Asked GDPR Questions from LawBite Clients

March 14, 2018

It is less than 11 weeks until the EU General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) (GDPR) becomes directly applicable in the UK with effect from 25 May 2018.

With less and less time to implement the necessary changes, we have put together 5 most frequently asked GDPR related questions from our clients to help your business prepare for t... Continue to read

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International Women’s Day Celebration | A 360° View of the Women of LawBite

March 8, 2018

A lot of incredible women work for and with LawBite. In the spirit of International Women’s Day 2018, we thought we’d introduce you to the stories of a client, a couple of employees and a LawBrief (LawBite lawyer!) to celebrate their success! LawBite is a keen supporter of diversity and flexible working, which is why we attract so much top female talent to the organisation. These women have ... Continue to read

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Taking a Law Bite of Fine Food in Harrogate | Gaile Walters

February 26, 2018

I had the privilege of being a panel speaker at the Guild of Fine Foods’ Fine Food North Show 2018. I say privilege because it was an amazing display of world class produce coupled with the clear pride and passion of the producers. From Yallo’s Cold-pressed rapeseed oil to Origins fair origin teas I met both innovative and dedicated producers. One of the first thoughts I had was “ho... Continue to read

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Changes to the GIG Economy? | Louise Paull

February 20, 2018

There has been much in the press lately about the GIG ECONOMY, affecting an estimated 1.1 million people. Most recently the Government published its response to the Taylor Review.

As set out in my previous blog, Continue to read

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Why LawBite Lawyers Love their Clients! Valentine’s Day Special

February 13, 2018

Far from being stuffy, expensive and difficult to understand, LawBite lawyers (or as we call them ‘LawBriefs’!) really work with SME needs in mind and have been chosen for our panel because of their understanding and love for small businesses. Here are three of our fabulous LawBriefs telling us why they love their clients…

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Letter Before Action | LawBite

February 7, 2018

Do you have a claim you want to pursue? Have you suffered loss through someone’s negligence or breach of contract? Are you owed a debt?
You may wish to issue court proceedings to resolve this issue. However, there are preliminary steps that you should address first. And the principle step is a letter of claim.

The Civil Procedure Rules and Pre Actio... Continue to read

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Getting Ready for the GDPR with LawBite

January 30, 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is to come into force on 25 May 2018. The changes that GDPR is set to make to data protection legislation are far reaching and the GDPR introduces a number of new legal concepts.

Will the GDPR apply to my business?

GDPR applies to any business that holds or process... Continue to read

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Monthly Rolling Tenancy Agreements | What Should Landlords Consider?

January 23, 2018

Monthly rolling tenancy agreements of commercial premises could be an attractive option for Landlords if they wish to test the water with regard to the marketability, popularity and demand of their property. It is also a good option if you are unsure of the business and financial credentials of a proposed tenant.

However, there is a lack of certainty in... Continue to read

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The Carillion Crisis | 3 Things that Happened and How to Prevent it

January 18, 2018

Once again the headlines highlight that no company is too big to fail. This time it is the giant construction company Carillion that entered into liquidation early this week.

In the coming days you will probably hear a lot about the social, economic and political impacts of the aftermath of Carillion’s liquidation. What you will not hear about much, however,... Continue to read

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Happy New Year 2018 … from Clive Rich, CEO of LawBite

January 16, 2018

Happy New Year!

Well most of your New Year’s Resolutions have already bitten the dust. You’ve already broken your Dry January Pledge. That Gym Subscription is beginning to look like a costly error. Your quest for greater mindfulness has disappeared under a welter of bills, unreliable suppliers and moaning clients.

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The Top 12 Documents and Policies You Need Think About Making GDPR Compliant Before May 25, 2018

January 10, 2018

Our GDPR experts have put together a list of documents and policies you need to be thinking about to be on your way to GDPR compliance before 25th May 2018. Get ahead of the game and find out below which may apply to you and your business. Below we explore what these documents and policies are and what, when and where you need to use them. This documents guidance note is also listed as part of the LawBite Continue to read

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LawBite Christmas Offer 2017

December 15, 2017

Don’t leave GDPR until the last minute! Take advantage of LawBite’s fantastic time-limited Christmas Offer instead.

Did you know that the GDPR has already been passed into law and that it affects all businesses who hold information on their customers? 25 May 2018 is the ... Continue to read

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Party Season | Staying Legal

December 8, 2017

I was in one of the large Department stores the other day, standing in the queue for the checkout and caught sight of the display shelving behind me, Christmas cards, gift wrap, etc- and remembered it’s yet another thing to get organised about!

So, this reminded me of the annual Christmas and New Year party affair. What was it to be this year? I’m s... Continue to read

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Contracts | Part 2: What Does Construction Law Say About Contracts?

December 5, 2017

We’re about to launch our brand new ‘Construction Guides to the Law’ and we thought we’d give you a sneak preview on the content. Last week we looked at why contracts are important and this week we’re looking at some of the legislation that goes into them.

If your construction business involves architecture, design, surveyi... Continue to read

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Contracts | Part 1: Why are Contracts so Important in the Construction Industry?

November 28, 2017

We’re about to launch our brand new ‘Construction Guides to the Law’ and we thought we’d give you a sneak preview on the content. This week we’re looking at contracts in the construction sector and why they’re so important.

The construction sector is heavily contractual. And it should be! Many parties are involved: em... Continue to read