Agency Agreements - Legal Tips on Appointing a Commercial Agent
Appointing an agent or distributor can be a useful way for businesses to develop new markets or find new customers in existing markets. The terms 'agent' and 'distributor' tend to be used interchangeable, but there are distinct legal differences. An agent is someone who has been appointed to ... Read more »
Does your business need an equal opportunities policy?
If you are an employer then you will be aware that you're not allowed to discriminate against employees when recruiting or in employment but you may not be exactly sure what that means or how you comply with the law. The relevant law is the Equality Act 2010, which pulled together all existing ant ... Read more »
GDPR Now In Force
The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is now in force. Touted as the biggest reform of data privacy in a generation, it has and will continue to impact almost every business in the UK. If you run a small business and haven't done your GDPR homework you're probably not alone. But don't pani ... Read more »