The High Court has outlined what constitutes a business partnership in law following a dispute between a couple who ran a business together. The case involved Ms Burnett and Mr Barker. Barker had set up a business as a sole trader offering fire safety services at events. Burnett was working for a company that dealt
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There will be a host of options in terms of the potential legal documentation to be drafted and completed once initial terms have been agreed upon.
Both the founders of the company/business and the potential investors will need proactive, pragmatic, constructive legal representation to guide them through the process and ensure that all parties achieve their goals and ensure a fair and balanced relationship is created and reflected within:
- Appropriate levels of due diligence
- Investment Agreements that are fair to all parties;
- Changes to share capital and Articles of Association to achieve a balance between the parties;
- Loan documentation both secured and unsecured;
- Option agreements;
- Appropriate Warranties and Indemnities.
Our approach is based on collaboration, not confrontation and is designed to ensure that everyone feels fairly treated and ready to achieve the common goals of all the parties.
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Presentation slides from the webinar ‘Getting to grips with data protection law post-Brexit’ which took place on Thursday 21st October 2021.
Presentation slides from the webinar ‘Getting your terms and conditions right: why the small print matters’ which took place on Thursday 23rd September 2021.
Presentation slides from the webinar ‘A beginner’s guide to debt and equity finance in private limited companies’ which took place on Thursday 17th June 2021.