Will you be Brexit-ready by January 1st?

Although the UK officially left the EU almost a year ago, we’ve been working through a transition period. This means that even though we’re not in the EU, life has carried on more-or-less as normal (at least, as normal as anything could be in 2020!).

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What to do if you’re not getting paid.

At the best of times, a small client who’s unable to pay your bill is a problem. In the era of Covid-19, it’s a minefield. First of all, you need to determine whether they haven’t paid because they don’t want to (maybe because they don’t think you’ve delivered what you said you would) or because they can’t (because they have no money).

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New EU regulation for intermediaries and search engines

On 12 July 2020, the P2B Regulation (Regulation 2019/1150 on promoting fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services) became applicable in the UK. This is directed at online marketplaces and search engines, with the intention of encouraging these platforms to deal with the businesses that use their platforms in a more transparent and fair way.

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Does your business need ‘consent’ under GDPR?

EU privacy and data protection laws have been around for a while, affording a high degree of privacy protection for EU citizens. However, the General Data Protection Regulation took the existing laws to a new level, and is arguably...

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Law & Jurisdiction

Today's Two Minute Tuesday is all about the term 'law and jurisdiction'. If you have never given these two provisions much thought I hope you find this introduction useful.

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