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Startup Series – II – Building Your Company

I. INTRODUCTION TO BUILDING COMPANY FOR STARTUPS In the first article of our startup series, we have mentioned crowdfunding, which is a contemporary and interesting topic, and dwelled on the conditions of using crowdfunding as an alternative financing source in your company. For the second article of our series, we want to turn our course back a little bit, to the period when your ideas and your startup are slowly maturing. One of the most important questions in mind during the initial period when there is no legal entity yet when there is just you and perhaps your partner, your opinion and effort are undoubtedly “Will we establish a company?”

Why now is the time for a first-class outsourced switchboard

Where others see obstacles, let us see opportunities. Now we are starting to move back into our offices, we’re all looking for ways to make improvements and savings. Especially with additional measures in place to receive staff and visitors. Here is how outsourcing your switchboard can greatly improve your front of house team. And ultimately, your firm’s operations.

Employers should prepare for long-term changes to the world of work

There are of course many negatives arising from the crisis presented by COVID-19. However, there could be real benefits for businesses and their staff if we take some of the opportunities that have been presented and do not just look to revert to the old ways of doing things.



Magic circle trio in running for £2bn T-Mobile takeover brief

A number of UK firms are lining up places on Vodafone’s potential £2bn bid for T-Mobile UK, with Allen & Overy (A&O), Clifford Chance and Linklaters the names most clearly in the frame. Simon Rendell Both mobile companies have declined to comment on increasing market speculation about a possible merger, but Linklaters has had a […]

T-Mobile delays panel review as market awaits Vodafone bid

T-Mobile has put its panel review on ice as it weighs up a potential deal with Vodafone. James Blendis T-Mobile UK general counsel James Blendis put his panel on notice in December last year in an effort to drive down costs. But the process has been delayed amid reports that Vodafone is set to bid […]

T-Mobile rings the changes

One of our in-house award winners, T-Mobile, has had an internal reshuffle of its legal team, merging the legal and regulatory departments into a single group. The shake-up comes on the back of the new managing director’s reshaping of the company’s senior management team. General counsel James Blendis, who collected T-Mobile’s award on stage at […]

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