Contracts & Rights

Working out remote working

Dr Alicia Fortinberry reflects on the challenges facing workers and leaders alike in the post-pandemic working world.

12 Jul 2021 | Associates

Dealing with NDAs: Far from settled

Advising on NDAs raises a number of ethical considerations, as Emma Walker explains

01 Apr 2021 | Contracts & Rights

CMA orders developers to remove 'unfair' ground rent contract terms

CMA believes contract terms which double ground rent every 10 or 15 years break consumer protection law

22 Mar 2021 | Contracts & Rights

A new norm will dawn

The future reality for firms is in stark contrast to the situation before the pandemic, as Viv Williams explains

03 Jun 2020 | Contracts & Rights

The force majeure challenge

How Shawn Curran has automated the removal of force majeure language from contracts 
 

03 Jun 2020 | Contracts & Rights

Close protection

Alec Samuels considers the abuse of prepayments and deposits and how consumers should be protected

05 Feb 2020 | Contracts & Rights

Putting off the competition

Drafting effective restrictive covenants in a law firm’s partnership deed is vital to protect the firm against team moves which can be catastrophic, says J

07 Nov 2019 | Contracts & Rights

Law Commission confirms validity of electronic signatures

The Law Commission has confirmed that electronic signatures can be used to execute documents and are, in most cases, a viable alternative to handwritte

12 Sep 2019 | Contracts & Rights

Old habits are hard to break, and maybe that’s no bad thing

When I started my legal life in the early 1990s I was taught that it was certainly not the done thing for a solicitor to witness a will where he was named

01 May 2019 | Contracts & Rights

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