How Much Should I Spend?

How Much Should I Spend On A Contract? Plumbers, mechanics, lawyers… we don’t like paying them money if we don’t have to. And often, we don’t know enough about the work we’re asking them to do, to make an informed decision about whether we’re paying too much (or too little!)How…

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Ed Sheeran is off the hook

 So Ed Sheeran's off the hook. If you've been vaguely aware of the copyright case bubbling through the courts, you might have heard the judgement from earlier this week.  Zacaroli J determined that, contrary to the claims of Sami Chokri (aka Sami Switch), Ed Sheeran hadn't deliberately or knowingly copied…

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Selling Online after Brexit

Selling Online after Brexit Leaving the EU means businesses can’t enjoy all the benefits and freedoms we used to. On the other hand, it now means we can think differently about how we trade with UK and EU customers, particularly online.  The UK joined the EU on 1 January 1973.…

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Devant Update

September 2021 was a big month for Devant,as the company officially turned 18!Back in 2003 when Tiffany founded the business, her vision was to provide practical and pragmatic commercial contract support to small and medium-sized businesses. Having seen the way many such businesses were disadvantaged in their negotiations with large…

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GDPR Roundup

As many of you might now already know, the last few months have seen a few updates to the GDPR landscape, both at home and in the EU. Good news though - the UK is adequate!Good news, everybody!On the 28th of June 2021, the European Commission officially adopted an adequacy…

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