Category: Commercial Disputes

 
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Health and Safety – Who’s gone mad?

The Health & Safety Executive has powers to prosecute companies and directors, in their personal capacity, for breaches of health and safety law. This can result in very substantial fines and potentially custodial sentences for directors. Many companies regard health and safety as a nuisance and do not take sufficient ...

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Recruitment fees

Recruitment consultants: are you owed fees? It is common in the recruitment industry for a candidate to be introduced to an employer by a recruitment agency, and subsequently to be employed directly by the employer, trying to avoid the recruiter’s fee. This is always a risk when introducing third parties ...

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Ten tips for avoiding a commercial dispute

When businesses are in dispute it is often because they have different perceptions of what was agreed when the deal was done. This might concern the quality or quantity of items or services to be supplied, unexpected charges, contract variations and what must be delivered when. To avoid these problems ...

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