Competition Law and Brexit: Some things to be aware of!

Competition Law and Brexit: Some things to be aware of!

Competition Law and Brexit: Some things to be aware of! Now that the UK has formally left the European Union, we have set out below a summary of two key points that businesses across the UK need to be aware of from a competition law perspective. The UK formally left...
Business Interruption Insurance

Business Interruption Insurance

Business Interruption Insurance What is business interruption insurance? Business interruption insurance is a form of business insurance that provides coverage to the policy holder for certain financial losses suffered by the business if it is unable to operate its...
Back to back agreements

Back to back agreements

Back to back agreements A back to back agreement is used in commercial arrangement where you enter into a contract with a third party and some or all of your duties and obligations are to be performed by a third party, or you are reliant on the actions of a third...
Benefits of having a contract in place

Benefits of having a contract in place

Benefits of having a contract in place If you have a good relationship with your counterparty you may be comfortable entering into a relationship based on a “gentlemen’s” agreement or a more informal agreement than a written agreement. However, we would always...
Commercial Contracts: Negotiating out of problems

Commercial Contracts: Negotiating out of problems

Commercial Contracts: Negotiating out of problems  How to develop a strategic approach to problems? When issues arise in respect of contracts, before rushing into any decisions and potentially worsening both your commercial and legal position as a business you must...
Contract Variations – how to implement them correctly

Contract Variations – how to implement them correctly

Contract Variations – how to implement them correctly Parties may agree to vary the terms of a contract by mutual agreement, one party may have the unilateral right to amend some or all of the terms, or there may be a contractual process that the parties are required...