What’s the first thing your lawyers do when looking over your agreement? Check that you actually have one!

A cornerstone of commercial lawyering is looking over current agreements in order to provide advice to the client on their rights and/or obligations. This often arises where a dispute is brewing or the client anticipates that one may be on the horizon. The starting point in such an analysis generally consists of the following questions: [...]

2020-05-12T04:23:33+00:00June 26th, 2019|Business Advice, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution|Comments Off on What’s the first thing your lawyers do when looking over your agreement? Check that you actually have one!

How to avoid an expensive and disruptive dispute

A recent survey* of small businesses shows how to avoid an expensive and disruptive dispute. Unsurprisingly late payment was the single biggest reported cause of disputes. Although 60% of businesses who had been though a dispute recently thought the dispute was dealt with fairly, more than half thought the time and effort required was unreasonable.   [...]

2020-05-12T04:26:25+00:00March 25th, 2019|Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Contracts, Corporate Advisory, Dispute Resolution|Comments Off on How to avoid an expensive and disruptive dispute