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Legal Issues When Starting A Business

Legal Issues When Starting A Business I want to set up my own small business. These words I hear a lot as a commercial lawyer working with small business clients. We get quite a lot of calls from prospective clients who have a good business idea and want to take...
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TALENT AGENCY AGREEMENTS MATTER

TALENT AGENCY AGREEMENTS MATTER Can you send me a copy of your Agreement please? I have echoed those first words more than a few times as a commercial lawyer talking to a prospective arts/ media/ entertainment client. Quite often there isn’t one – which is another issue altogether. Quite...
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WHAT CAN I DO IF A CONTRACT IS UNFAIR

WHAT CAN I DO IF A CONTRACT IS UNFAIR As a commercial lawyer practising in small business I have seen more than my share of unfair contracts. Be they subcontractor agreements; supply agreements; franchise agreements, leases etc etc. Unfortunately the imbalance of power between the parties in most cases is such...
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