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A deed has four key requirements:•in writing (established in Goddard's Case (1584) 2 Co Rep 4b, 3 Leon 100 (not reported by LexisNexis®; section 1(1)...
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This question envisages a written agreement, which contains, in a schedule, the form of a further agreement, which the parties may sign on some future...
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In this Q&A we refer to a signature by a Head of Finance who is not a director of any of the companies.A company can execute simple contracts in one...
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This Q&A refers to an agreement/clause dealing with announcements and press releases or an agreement/clause dealing with promotional...
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The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) sets out how companies incorporated in England and Wales or Northern Ireland may enter into and execute a deed. The...
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This Q&A focusses on the issue of the use of a language clause to determine which translation would take precedence should a conflict arise.An...
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In answering this Q&A, we have focussed on the general position with regards to the entry into simple contracts (not deeds). We have assumed that the...
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What is boilerplate?Boilerplate clauses deal with the mechanics of how the agreement works. As a boilerplate clause will deal with issues such as the...
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There are no general property rights in data. There is an exception, however, where the data is capable of attracting copyright or database right...
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BackgroundA statutory declaration is a solemn verification of fact made otherwise than for judicial proceedings.In practice the making of a statutory...
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Lexis®PSL Commercial carries a suite of content on confidentiality within the topic: Confidential information.Generally speaking, case law refers to...
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DeliveryUnder section 1(2) of the Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989, a deed must be:•in writing•clear on its face that it is...
Produced in partnership with Hannah Maidment of HRC Law 15th Feb
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This Q&A focuses on whether a dispute resolution clause is binding between the parties in the event of a breach of contract leading to...
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In answering this Q&A, we assume that the legal document you are referring to is a simple contract executed between two businesses.Practice Note:...
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Physical requirements of a company sealThe requirements for a common seal are outlined in section 45 of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006). It is not...
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A power of attorney is a document that is entered into as a deed under which one party (known as the donor) grants to the other party (known as the...
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For the purpose of this Q&A, we assume that a laser seal is a method of application of a purported seal.Where a company has a seal and it is being...
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The requirements of a deed are set out under section 1 of the Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989 (LP(MP)A 1989). To be a deed, an...
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This Q&A considers the impact of UK’s pending withdrawal from the European Union, following the referendum held on the 23 June 2016, on EUTM (formally...
Produced in partnership with Dr Tim Sampson of Lamb Chambers 15th Feb

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