Corporate Views & Insights

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Vital GDPR considerations when acquiring a company

Alasdair Bleakley talks to Acquisitions Daily about an important and difficult hurdle in corporate transactions: the GDPR.

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SA Law is delighted to announce success in this year's Directories rankings

We are pleased to share that we have held our position in all our main practice areas in both Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.

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The art of negotiation

SA Law's Corporate Partner Vincent Billings discusses the major points to consider in a negotiation process.

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Thinking ahead to success: How to sell or merge your business

Considering selling or merging your business? Read our guest interview with corporate-financier Mark Standish for his top tips.

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Welcome Vincent Billings

Joining us this month is Vincent Billings, an experienced corporate specialist from Bolt Burdon in London.

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Lessons SME directors can take away from Shell's shareholders' revolt

Chris Wilks, Partner and Head of SA Law's corporate and commercial department writes for Real Business.

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Welcome Alasdair Bleakley

Our latest recruit is senior commercial specialist Alasdair Bleakley, who joins us as a partner in our Corporate and Commercial team.

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Keeping a business going when relationships break down

Head of family law and head of Corporate and commercial join forces to write for SME about mitigating the risks of setting up a family business.

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New Year, New Business

Head of Corporate, Chris Wilks discusses how to keep your business healthy for 2018.

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What are my rights? Consumer Rights explained

Our Commerical lawyers answer frequently asked questions on the Consumer Rights Act

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SA Law Legal 500 Results 2017: Thank you to our clients and intermediaries

SA Law described as ‘knowledgeable, professional and helpful’ with ‘a genuine dedication to its clients, and delivers an excellent level of service’.

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Attracting Investment: How leading entrepreneurs prepare themselves

Partner & Director of Marketing & Business Development Julie Gingell rounds up the top take-away tips from SA Law's recent event on raising finance

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Gender Pay Gap Reporting: What employers need to know

Our employment and Corporate lawyers, join forces to explain how employers should effectively handle gender pay gap reporting and ensure their organisation…

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Informal meetings and decision making

As the constitutional make-up of a company, the articles of association are the starting point for determining the procedural formalities of director…

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A public look at shareholdings

The shareholders of a company are recorded in two locations; the public register at Companies House and the internal register of members held by the company…

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Restrictions after a business sale

When buying or selling a business, it is not unusual for a buyer to request the seller to enter into certain restrictions.

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Contractual interpretation: what’s there and what’s not

So, you’ve successfully navigated the occasionally perilous waters of negotiation and reached an agreeable foundation for a deal, but what are the next…

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Companies House: filing changes

From 30 June 2016, the filing requirements at Companies House will see changes.

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New corporate statements on slavery and human trafficking

As of October 2015, new government guidelines will be implemented to ensure companies are not committing acts of modern slavery or human trafficking.

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The end of disguised investment management fees?

New anti-avoidance provisions have brought management fees squarely into the firing line.

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