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.
December 18, 2018
What is litigation?
Litigation – or dispute resolution – is the process of appointing law professionals to resolve disputes in court in the hope of obtaining compensation for damages. There are a variety of litigation claims that can be made, although they all fall under two major categories – civil litigation and commercial litigation. (more…)
December 12, 2018
If you’re thinking about renting your commercial property, there are many factors that you should consider first. Being a commercial landlord comes hand-in-hand with a number of responsibilities and risks. It is important to get it right from the start – before signing a lease with a new tenant – to prevent any potentially serious legal issues from arising further down the line.
In the following blog, we share a number of top tips for commercial property landlords and highlight the importance of seeking an experienced commercial property solicitor for such matters.
December 10, 2018
We are now living in a society where a business’ intellectual property – whether that be a trade secret, invention, or brand name – is more valuable than their physical assets. You may not expect your ideas to be copied and, as a business owner, seeking out protection may not seem like a priority. But intellectual property theft does happen, and it is important to be prepared for the worst.