July 1, 2019
Do a simple online search on ‘how to resolve a commercial dispute’ and, there’s no doubt, you’ll come across alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This has become an increasingly popular option with commercial clients. Not only does it help to avoid court proceedings, but it’s also extremely cost-effective and – in most cases – it leads to a successful and amicable agreement.
But what is it?
June 24, 2019
We all hope that when the time comes, we will have put our affairs in order, properly prepared our Will and that those to whom we are leaving our estate are comfortable with how we’ve decided to distribute our assets. For the majority, the Will is the way and, although probate can be a lengthy process, all will go smoothly.
May 29, 2019
Had a disagreement with your business partner or client? Don’t worry, you’re not the only one. Commercial disputes are an inevitable part of business. No matter how hard you try to avoid it, discord is likely to happen at some point – and you need to know how to handle it effectively.
May 22, 2019
A settlement agreement is a complex legal document. Typically offered to agree the terms of employment termination, they come at a highly stressful time – and most people are unsure about what the document actually is and what it would mean to sign on the dotted line.
April 2, 2019
If you’re working in the UK, employment law is going to affect you at some point. So, what is it? Employment law sets out the relationship between employers and employees. On the one hand, what the company expects from the employee and what they can ask you to do; on the other, what your rights are as an employee. (more…)
March 19, 2019
Prosperity Law LLP is a niche law firm providing services to large commercial clients including PLCs and high net worth individuals, along with private clients and due to expansion are looking to recruit a highly motivated and commercially minded paralegal with a view to obtaining a training contract. (more…)
February 7, 2019
January 18, 2019
Most businesses rely at one point or another on the services of a professional advisor, such as an accountant, solicitor, financial advisor, or insurance broker. A trusted advisor provides a great benefit to a business, but it is an unfortunate fact of life that sometimes things go wrong. This article provides some points to consider when a professional has made a mistake or provided some bad advice, and that has caused a financial loss.
January 16, 2019
What is Mediation?
Primarily, mediation is a forum that enables the parties entrenched in a commercial dispute to enter into dialogue with one another in a cordial manner in a semi-structured way to allow the exchange of information, with a genuine attempt to reach a satisfactory resolution.