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Selling Your Business – How To Avoid Getting Stung
When selling a business there is often a worry that even after the deal has been finalised the outgoing owner can still find people metaphorically knocking at their door for problems that initiated during their ownership. There are three main stages where the seller can reduce the risk of this happening.
Government Increases Statutory Legacy Amount For Those Who Die Intestate
The Government has just announced an increase to the amount of the Statutory Legacy that passes to the spouse or civil partner of people who die intestate. Whilst the increase is a positive step, many are still unaware that unmarried or cohabiting partners cannot inherit under the intestacy provisions and as such, it is crucial that you have a valid Will.
When Is A Contract Not A Contract?
When terminating a contract what gives a party the right to do so? Let’s consider some of the issues that arise.
Benefits of Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney
What is a Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney and is it worth while having one?
“I Must Make A Will This year!”…
Amongst many of the important documents that you sign throughout your life, a Will should be one of them and how your Will is prepared is even more important.
After The Tenant Has Gone!
As a landlord and the owner of commercial property you may have different emotions when a lease comes to an end and you finally have possession back of the premises. But what else should you consider?
What is a Full Repairing Lease?
A full repairing and insuring lease (“FRI Lease”) is a lease in which the tenant takes on all of the costs for repairs and insurance for the property being leased from the landlord.
GDPR and Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs)
Whilst we don’t like to discuss GDPR anymore than we need to it seems that tougher restrictions have now been placed on data processing and this means that more checks will exist for those who seek to act on another’s behalf.
Seeing Red with Commercial Property Boundaries?
Red tape, red pens, and red sealing wax have all been used to signify something important, a correction or authenticity. Commercial Property owners would therefore assume that the red lines on the title plans mark the exact line of the property boundary. However, this is a common misconception and the red lines cannot be relied on as the exact location of the demise of a commercial property.
Paget’s Disease Of The Bone
This is a disease that most people have not heard of, despite the UK having the highest prevalence of Paget’s Disease in the world.