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Setting up a business involves complying with a range of legal requirements. Find out which ones apply to you and your new enterprise.

While poor governance can bring serious legal consequences, the law can also protect business owners and managers and help to prevent conflict.

Whether you want to raise finance, join forces with someone else, buy or sell a business, it pays to be aware of the legal implications.

From pay, hours and time off to discipline, grievance and hiring and firing employees, find out about your legal responsibilities as an employer.

Marketing matters. Marketing drives sales for businesses of all sizes by ensuring that customers think of their brand when they want to buy.

Commercial disputes can prove time-consuming, stressful and expensive, but having robust legal agreements can help to prevent them from occurring.

Whether your business owns or rents premises, your legal liabilities can be substantial. Commercial property law is complex, but you can avoid common pitfalls.

With information and sound advice, living up to your legal responsibilities to safeguard your employees, customers and visitors need not be difficult or costly.

As information technology continues to evolve, legislation must also change. It affects everything from data protection and online selling to internet policies for employees.

Intellectual property (IP) isn't solely relevant to larger businesses or those involved in developing innovative new products: all products have IP.

Knowing how and when you plan to sell or relinquish control of your business can help you to make better decisions and achieve the best possible outcome.

From bereavement, wills, inheritance, separation and divorce to selling a house, personal injury and traffic offences, learn more about your personal legal rights.

From bereavement, wills, inheritance, separation and divorce to selling a house, personal injury and traffic offences, learn more about your personal legal rights.

Rising funeral costs and funeral debt is a growing problem. Read our explanation and find out what support is available
If you are worried about managing your affairs when you are older, you can appoint someone as your attorney. But what does the process involve?
The death of a family member is an upsetting situation. This guide will take you through the various steps involved in making suitable arrangements
When a friend or relative dies, you may need to act as their executor or administrator – paying off debts and distributing assets to the beneficiaries
Frequently asked questions about setting up trust funds for children and other members of your family, including how to set one up and tax issues
Most of us have had a slip, trip or accident at some point. You may be entitled to compensation for your injury or any resulting losses.
If you have a car accident, there are some things you must do and others that will help make the situation as safe as possible as quickly as possible.
You can set up a family trust to pass on your assets to your next of kin whilst you are still alive. This article takes you through the process.
Selling your home can exciting and stressful. Proper preparation and assistance from experienced professionals can help things go much more smoothly.
Some people have considerable equity in their homes. Equity release is one way to boost income by releasing some of the value in your home.
Purchasing a property is expensive. Most people buy their homes using a mortgage. The lender will check you can meet repayments on the property.
Purchasing a buy-to-let property can be an good way of generating income. However, there are some key considerations to take into account first.
If you die without making a will, the law sets out who is entitled to what you leave behind and who can handle your affairs
There are a range of grounds on which you can dispute a will and how it is dealt with. If you feel you have a case, you should seek legal advice
Following a death, specified relatives, dependants and other people can challenge someone’s will by going to court and claiming from the estate

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