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How does the Cookie crumble? ICO Guidance on Cookies

December 5, 2019

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published guidance on Cookies and similar technologies, in particular, the use of “non-essential” Cookies”. This is relevant to organisations who operate an online service, such as a website or a mobile app, so if you have...

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Christmas for retailers

Are you offering any special promotions this Christmas? Here is what you need to know

November 27, 2019

We’re on the lead up to Christmas for another year, and with purchasing numbers on the rise again, it seems as good a time as any to reassess what your current legal documents say and to make sure you are complying with the law when serving your customers. It is a good time to ask yourself when you last reviewed your customer terms and condition...

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Health check

New Legal Health Check

November 18, 2019

Did you know that SMEs are losing more than £13.6 billion a year by failing to take care of their legal issues? We know that dealing with legal issues is part of being in business, but we found that SMEs are not very good at dealing with them despite encountering at least 8 per year. These are the fin...

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LawBite has been selected as a finalist in the Best Legal Team for Early Stage Deals at the UKBAA Angel Investment Awards!

June 7, 2019

LawBite is delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for Best Legal Team at the UKBAA Angel Investment Awards 2019! This Award recognises the legal firm that is making a significant impact on the ecosystem during the past year, both through actively supporting angel and early stage investment deals and bringing real added value to the i...

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions – Key considerations when acquiring another company or merging two companies

May 29, 2019

You can’t have a much more important agreement than one involving mergers and acquisitions. It can help your company reach new markets, eliminate the competition and gain new clients. It can also turn into a complete nightmare, financially and operationally, if you don’t do your legal homework and protect yourself in the merger/a...

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top 5 tips for selling your business

Top five tips for selling your business

April 12, 2019

If your business is profitable, growing, has a good brand and reputation, you may well find that suitable buyers start to find you. Many small business owners make mistakes when selling their companies and lose thousands of pounds because they are not ready to start the process. In this blog, you will...

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Commercial property leasing

Commercial Property Contracts – To review or not to review? That is the question

February 20, 2019

A key question facing both landlord and tenants when negotiating commercial property lease terms is whether to fix the rent across the whole term, or whether to include a rent review clause/s mid-term, and if so whether those rent review clauses should be on a fixed basis or an open market basis.   As this is a crucial aspect of any commercial le...

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crypto blog

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain – What are they and how might they impact businesses?

February 14, 2019

As cryptocurrency and blockchain become mainstream terms there are many views on these relatively new concepts including those of governments, authorities and regulators. So, what’s the real story? Is cryptocurrency a safe investment, and should businesses use blockchain technology? Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency, in short, is digital currency which is traded and opera...

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

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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Food and Beverages IP

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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