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This Practice Note explores the ways law firms can be valued and expands on the factors most likely to influence this valuation. While there are a number of traditional...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The information to be given when appointing a corporate director will be affected by Brexit. For further details, see Impact of Brexit on appointment of...

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This Practice Note tracks the progress of UK legislation introduced as part of the legislative preparation for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. It includes a Brexit SI...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. It tracks the progress of UK primary legislation introduced as part of the legislative preparation...

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Why you need to manage this risk Since the morning of 24 June 2016, all businesses have faced significant uncertainty about what the future holds for the UK post-Brexit....

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU (aka 'Brexit'). On 29 March 2017, the UK...

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Europe has a huge influence on the UK’s anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing (AML and CTF) regime. This Practice Note is concerned with the development...

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This Practice Note analyses the impact of Brexit on the contractual rights and obligations of businesses and considers the implications of Brexit for contract risk...

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STOP PRESS: On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the EU. The full impact of Brexit...

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This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: the rate of corporation tax will fall to 17% for the financial year 2020. This table compares the tax treatment of: • sole traders • partnerships...

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A challenging task best avoided? Winston Churchill said ‘Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.’...

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This Practice Note considers: • what cultural awareness is and why it is important in the workplace • why cultural diversity in the workplace is important • what...

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Scope of this timeline There are different sanctions regimes which affect UK businesses. Usually they are grouped into trade and financial sanctions: • trade sanctions...

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Effective risk management is a cornerstone of the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) Handbook 2011. The SRA has emphasised that all firms must take a risk-based...

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A limited liability partnership (LLP) is a body corporate which is formed under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000 (LLPA 2000). The majority of law applicable to...

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