GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

GDPR Considerations for New Start-Ups

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are pervasive, and do not only affect larger companies; your new start-up must equally maintain strict adherence to its provisions. We have provided a quick run through of the key concerns you should consider with regards...
Preparing a business for sale?

Preparing a business for sale?

You’ve  put effort into making your business into the success it is so far, so on exit what are the things you need to do to maximise the value for you? To get started there are a number of things to consider in the lead up to selling:  Putting the right...
Buying a Business

Buying a Business

There are a number of major documents which are required when buying a business, and at first glance these can seem daunting. We have therefore put together this summary setting out the various documents and some key provisions to look out for when you are thinking of...
Officers of a company

Officers of a company

The officers of a company are those responsible and liable for the decisions of the company. They include the company secretary and the directors of the company. The procedure for the appointment and termination of such officers will be laid down in statute, the...
Selling an IFA business: Historic advice liabilites

Selling an IFA business: Historic advice liabilites

One of the most frequent questions we get asked is what happens to the actual or potential liability associated with the advice [I] provided prior to the sale? It follows that it is also one of the more hotly debated topics during the contract process too. In the past...
Interpreting ‘Drag Along’ Rights

Interpreting ‘Drag Along’ Rights

Drag along rights are pre-negotiated rights in a shareholders agreement and / or may also be contained within a company’s Articles of Association, giving majority shareholders important commercial flexibility.  Drag along provisions are important to the company as a...