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Carrying Out Alterations To Commercial Lease Premises

August 26, 2020

When an SME takes out a commercial property lease that it will want to carry out works on the premises, likely both at the outset and at other times during the term of the agreement – whether to fit out, upgrade or modernise the property. Both parties need to make sure the lease is clear on any alterations – a commercial tenant will want to be sure it can adapt the premises to suit the needs of its busine...

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Using ADR to Handle Civil Disputes

July 2, 2020

During the Covid-19 outbreak the government has taken steps to encourage the business community to exercise patience and understanding. Some of this is through general guidance but also more formal temporary changes to the law. The “pain-sharing” concept extends to businesses, landlords, and suppliers being urged to exercise restraint regarding demands for payments from organisations whose turnover has fallen sub...

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How to overcome a business dispute during this Coronavirus Crisis?

April 8, 2020

With many businesses facing so much uncertainty at the moment and as commercial relationships are tested, there is every likelihood that you will face some form of business dispute as a consequence of the Coronavirus. Whether this will be in relation to your customers, suppliers, employees or other third parties such as shareholders or contractors...

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Debt Recovery Pre-litigation Tips

January 31, 2019

Many business owners invest their time into making sure that their business is as profitable as possible. An essential part of that process is to take necessary steps to aid smooth and successful debt recovery where needed. At LawBite we are experts in Debt Recovery processes, designed to provide business owners with the best advice and assista...

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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...

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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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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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Top tips for tackling a breach of contract with a letter before action

June 14, 2016

Depending on the facts and circumstances of the individual case, it is usually acceptable to ask the party in breach to remedy the breach within a reasonable time frame.

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