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Cyber Threats – what are your business’s obligations around hacking prevention?

May 16, 2017

LawBite Software LawBrief Annelie Carver looks at what businesses should do in order to prevent a cyber-attack. What are your business’s legal obligations?

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What are the implications of Brexit for Employers and Employees?

May 12, 2017

On 29 March 2017, Theresa May, served Article 50 notice to exit the EU. It is the first time that an Article 50 notice has been served in the history of the EU. The full consequences of the serving of the notice remains to be seen. It will mean that there will now be two years of negotiations.

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The Power of the Business Contract and What to Do When it is Breached

April 25, 2017

At LawBite we’re on a mission to ensure that our clients are aware and educated in the best ways to resolve issues before they become a BIG problem.

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Alternative Financing for Business – Gateway2Enterprise February 2017

April 13, 2017

Now securely into 2017 with a murmur of spring within earshot – Gateway2enterprise provide the ‘need to knows’ for alternative growth financing that your business can benefit from.

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6 of the Best Ways to take your tech product to market (Legally!)

April 11, 2017

So you’ve had your inspiration for a world-changing technology product. You and your team have sweated blood and worked countless hours to perfect it and now it’s time to launch it into the big wide world and sit back and place the order for your Tesla-S, right?

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Marketing and Advertising your Food and Drinks business – are you sure you’re compliant?

April 11, 2017

Now you’ve got your business going and are happy with the brand, you’ll want to start promoting it to get customers through the door and buying! Let’s take a brief look at how to do that the right way, staying compliant and on-side with the law…

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Growing fast? This could kill your business…

April 5, 2017

When you first start out, compliance is not top of the agenda when all you want to do is launch and start taking orders. But once you have sales, there are vital considerations and legislation that can derail your business overnight if you don’t know about them.

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Location, location, location! How to get the best property deal for your food or retail business

April 5, 2017

It should go without saying that finding the right location is extremely important for the success of a food retail store and a restaurant. A quick Google-search will bring up countless articles about what due-diligence you should be conducting on the area you have found e.g. its demographics: age, household type, income or its potential ‘foot traffic’(how many people pass that spot every day).

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Case Study – ExpoPlatform – Mykyta Fastovets

April 5, 2017

Overview: ExpoPlatform are changing how organisers and attendees experience events. Their software provides unique services to all parties of an event improving the experience of organisers, exhibitors and attendees by bridging the communication gap between the parties. They have used LawBite for contracts and advice, with a particular focus on their commercial software contracts between themselves and the ... Continue to read

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7 Reasons why Mediation is the best tool for dispute resolution

March 28, 2017

Mediation is a vital tool in your disputes toolkit. Mediation will help you settle disputes quickly, in private and at a lower cost than going to court. It saves you valuable time so you can get on with running your business.

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5 Essential Ways to Protect your Food and Drinks Brand

March 23, 2017

In today’s increasingly competitive food climate, it is more important than ever to protect the various intellectual property rights attaching to a brand. Therein is where the real value lies and is what distinguishes food and beverage businesses from the crowd.

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25 Ways to protect your technology Intellectual Property rights

March 21, 2017

As someone who’s a developer or who owns software it’s sometimes difficult to know what you can and can’t protect when it comes to your work.

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Protect your Food and Beverage business from risk in the food-chain

March 16, 2017

In this week’s post, Regulatory and Food Safety Barrister Jeremy Barnett looks at what you need to understand when it comes to defending your claim when something goes wrong and, therefore, take the necessary steps beforehand to ensure you can fully support that claim if the time comes!

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Case Study – Beatnikz Republic Brewing Co – Paul Greetham

March 15, 2017

Overview: Beatnikz Republic is a new microbrewery based in Manchester. They needed a lawyer to help draft a shareholder’s agreement as they sold equity in the business to fund the purchase of their own premises.

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What are the implications of Brexit for businesses trying to protecting their IP with trademarks?

March 14, 2017

In our last Brexit blog, we considered in general how Brexit may affect contracts that have been signed. On 23 June 2016, the UK voted to leave the EU.

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