CyberWeek Advertising Do's and Don'ts

Cyber Week | A Reminder of Advertising Do’s and Don’ts

November 13, 2018

As we approach the run-up to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, businesses will likely be in the final stages of preparing their advertising and marketing campaigns. Last year on Black Friday in the UK, a whopping £1.4 billion was spent on online sales. For businesses to make the most out of this high-profile, busy sales period and retail event of the calendar year, �...

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In-House Counsel | Working with LawBite

October 16, 2018

I started to work with the LawBite platform as a LawBrief having worked for many years as senior in-house counsel in a variety of different sectors and organisations. As an in-house lawyer I have experienced the good, the bad and the ugly of instructing and managing external legal advisers. In my experience, there are a number of key benefits which an external legal partner such as LawBriefs, which is fully...

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Legal Health Check

FREE Legal Health Check To Save You Money

August 21, 2018

The LawBite FREE Legal Health Check is one of our most useful features. The Health Check only takes about 10 minutes to complete and it’s quite straightforward to do. You receive a personalised report that explains what legal risks your business may be exposed to. This can prove vital to the long-term survival of your business. Many business legal iss...

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Euro GDPR

How is the ICO Handling GDPR Data Breaches?

August 3, 2018

And so, another high-profile data breach hits the headlines. The Dixons data breach In June this year, it was announced that Dixons Carphone (owners of Currys, PC World, Carphone Warehouse and Dixons) had suffered a data breach affecting 1.2 million individuals when their processing systems were infiltrated by hackers. The breach occur...

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What you need to know about contacting customers post GDPR

July 3, 2018

Now the dust has settled a little around GDPR, here at LawBite we are frequently asked about how businesses can continue to contact their customers in the post-GDPR world. When considering what is ok within GDPR, it is important to consider why you are making the contact- perhaps marketing, maybe to inform your customers about some changes to your services, or possibly you need information for legal or regulatory pur...

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Coming and Going: Working with Temporary Workers (Part 1)

June 21, 2018

Temporary working relationships are valuable resource for new and expanding small businesses. They help businesses expand incrementally without adding greatly to the coast and complexity of running the organisation at times of fluctuation and great change. You can find that the regulatory environment concerning funding, corporate governance and so on is complicated enough, without triggering the need to comply with numerous...

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LawBite’s Countdown Checklist for GDPR | Part One

April 20, 2018

There are only six weeks to go until the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) comes into force. If you are yet to start preparing your business you may be starting to panic, but it isn’t too late to act. Follow LawBite’s easy to digest countdown guides each week from now until enforcement on May 25th, in which we will cover each of the six key principles of the GDPR and explai...

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Don’t Worry, be GDPR Happy | How to Make it Work for your Business

April 17, 2018

With just over a month to go until the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) comes into force, talk about what needs to be done and how it could impact your business has reached fever pitch. The focus in the press has been on arduous tasks such as sifting through reams and reams of historical records to establish whether or not consent has been obtained, and if so whether or not th...

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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 ...

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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...

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