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COVID-19 has put many businesses in a difficult financial situation

Although the Government recognised this by pushing the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 through Parliament to try and stem the inevitable wave of insolvencies, directors and owners cannot afford to take their eyes off the ball for a second.

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This week’s top 15 legal briefings – 17th February 2014

Smokers reckon they are a fairly persecuted lot – just about the only place they can puff away these days is in the garden shed, but even then only if the family dog doesn’t wander in. Cigarettes have long been banned from the workplace (remember those smoking rooms with wallpaper that bore a striking resemblance […]

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Reality bites at Bingham as credit crunch poster child’s revenue falls by $110m

Bingham has posted its biggest decline in firm-wide revenue for 20 years, with total turnover for 2013 falling by 12.6 per cent from $871.8m to $762m. As well as the $110m drop in revenue, average partner profit was also down, falling by 12.8 per cent from $1.69m to $1.47m. It is understood that numerous partners […]

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Chocolates, flowers and a divorce

Valentine’s Day should be a romance fest but can sometimes signal the end. Which is where the right legal solution can help. What is meant to be the most romantic day of the year is also a popular time for many couples to call an end to their marriage. But with a variety of options […]

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