BE SURE YOU CAN RELY UPON YOUR LEGAL ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE . . .

This “legal business” does not look to us to be in robust health - Notwithstanding the graphical representation of the balance sheet history (which might 'fool' people to believe that it is an entity of substance):- https://suite.endole.co.uk/insight/company/08066586-lawbit-limited Just imagine running a business where one has managed to lose (i.e. "burn through") over Seven Million British [...]

By |2023-01-19T16:43:33+00:00December 20th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BE SURE YOU CAN RELY UPON YOUR LEGAL ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE . . .

ALL IS WELL IN THE EQUITABLE LAW KENNEL . . .

The newly refurbished 'Equitable Law -- Private Office' - included a specification/requirement for a CHO (Chief Hound Officer) viewing window. How else are Miles and Wilma going to see squirrels outside, and aggressively bark furiously upon a multi-party trans-World conference call . . . Our best friend in the whole world, 'Miles' (the Short-Legged = [...]

By |2022-12-15T18:59:29+00:00November 12th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ALL IS WELL IN THE EQUITABLE LAW KENNEL . . .

THIRTY YEARS = YOU ‘GET LESS’ FOR (MOST) MURDER(S) IN THE U.K.!

. . and there it is - Our Founding Principal (and Lead Business Law Solicitor), Mr. Dan Johnson has 'achieved' Thirty (30) Years as an authorised and regulated English Solicitor (akin to an 'Attorney' in various other jurisdictions). You don't get that amount of time for (most) murder(s) in this country! Remember, any unqualified, uninsured, [...]

By |2022-11-04T17:25:59+00:00November 3rd, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on THIRTY YEARS = YOU ‘GET LESS’ FOR (MOST) MURDER(S) IN THE U.K.!

HOLY HECK! – LINKEDIN HAVE FEATURED ANOTHER POST FROM OUR PRINCIPAL’S LUNCHTIME MUSINGS

Our, Mr. Dan Johnson was just sitting by the River Thames with his lunchtime baguette - when he chose to post a news story by way of a bookmark / news clipping - designed to encourage him to investigate the relevant matter a little more. The post was largely a reflection of 'surprise' as to [...]

By |2022-10-26T08:23:17+01:00October 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HOLY HECK! – LINKEDIN HAVE FEATURED ANOTHER POST FROM OUR PRINCIPAL’S LUNCHTIME MUSINGS

LAWYER MONTHLY LEGAL AWARDS 2022 – BEST CONTRACT LAWYERS UK

We are delighted to share with you the news that we have recently received from "Lawyer Monthly" - With regard to their 'Legal Awards 2022' (Recognising achievement and success in the legal industry). We are in receipt of a 2022 "Lawyer "Monthly 'Legal Award', for a category win in: Best Contract Lawyers– UK Lawyer Monthly [...]

By |2023-02-26T18:58:17+00:00October 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on LAWYER MONTHLY LEGAL AWARDS 2022 – BEST CONTRACT LAWYERS UK

THE PERILS OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN BUSINESS . . .

in what should be a 'wake-up call' for our principal - Mr. Dan Johnson - The 'largely uninformed' post that he opted to make 'from his bath' as he 'came alive on a Monday morning' - has (seemingly) been 'picked up' by 'the Editor at LinkedIn News' as a comment worthy of a wider audience:-   [...]

By |2022-10-17T15:20:57+01:00October 17th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on THE PERILS OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN BUSINESS . . .

ALWAYS REMEMBER: PRICE IS WHAT YOU PAY, VALUE IS WHAT YOU GET

This firm's prospective client was talking to us about the production of a bespoke set of Articles of Association to deal with some very specific requirements they have. We made a very sensible fee proposal to them, but didn't hear back from them We've just seen them file new Articles at Companies House - Which [...]

By |2024-05-16T19:09:14+01:00October 14th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ALWAYS REMEMBER: PRICE IS WHAT YOU PAY, VALUE IS WHAT YOU GET

SELLING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES – LEGAL DOCUMENTATION TO ‘CLOSE THE DEAL’

LETTER TERMS OF BUSINESS “Time Willing” we will aim to expand / explain further – but in the interim, if we can help you with such issues, please don’t hesitate to contact the writer directly:- Mr. Dan.Johnson@EquitableLaw.com Founding Principal – and – Business Law Solicitor +44 (0) 20 8780 3319 : London D.D. Landline Tel. [...]

By |2023-06-04T13:40:06+01:00October 14th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SELLING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES – LEGAL DOCUMENTATION TO ‘CLOSE THE DEAL’

LENDING AND BORROWING – CREATING DEBT IN A LEGAL AND PRACTICAL FASHION

We find ourselves dealing with a significant influx of new financing transactions - Which need to be both robust and relatively straightforward. We are huge fans of using:- Secured Loan Notes = https://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:917ccfc8-fb97-34d3-b9b1-e3af271dcd63 ; and Debenture = https://acrobat.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:5b349af1-8dda-36c6-8067-b4c97a8706f6 "Time Willing" we will aim to expand / explain further - but in the interim, if we [...]

By |2023-06-04T13:47:36+01:00October 13th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on LENDING AND BORROWING – CREATING DEBT IN A LEGAL AND PRACTICAL FASHION

HOW TO FIND A STRAIGHT SPEAKING LAWYER?

Or 'Associated Colleagues' at 'Adviserly' have recently published an article on a subject we suggested for them:- https://adviserly.io/clientportal/articles/how-find-straight-speaking-lawyer 'More To Follow' (Hopefully in the near future)!

By |2022-10-04T09:20:05+01:00October 4th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HOW TO FIND A STRAIGHT SPEAKING LAWYER?

NEW REGISTER OF OVERSEAS INTERESTS GOES LIVE ON 1ST AUGUST 2022

A new register to crack down on dirty money and corrupt elites active in the UK goes live "today" - but will it be effective? The Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022, ("ECTEA") which provides for the creation and maintenance of a register of overseas entities by Companies House, and which contains requirements for overseas entities [...]

By |2023-06-04T18:48:52+01:00August 1st, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NEW REGISTER OF OVERSEAS INTERESTS GOES LIVE ON 1ST AUGUST 2022

THE “B CORP.” MODEL: DOING BUSINESS BETTER?

A number of this firm's clients have asked us to explain the process of how their business might become a certified "B Corporation", a business model that focuses on improving responsible business practices. We are delighted to legally advise and assist in this area - But we (yet) need to be convinced that the approach [...]

By |2022-09-09T15:51:54+01:00July 14th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on THE “B CORP.” MODEL: DOING BUSINESS BETTER?

CURRENT ISSUES WITH THE SUPPLY OF GOODS IN THE WORLD ECONOMY

There are a couple of current issues in the post-COVID world economy - that commercial organisations (and their legal advisors) are having to face (often for the first time) – with two particular problems that have not generally been an issue across the vast majority of most current economically https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/jul/08/boris-johnson-has-left-the-uk-economy-in-a-parlous-stateactive individuals working live. SUPPLY CHAIN [...]

By |2022-07-27T18:36:54+01:00July 8th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CURRENT ISSUES WITH THE SUPPLY OF GOODS IN THE WORLD ECONOMY

EQUITABLE LAW’S BEST WISHES TO: “TOMB RAIDER – THE LIVE EXPERIENCE” = NOW OPEN IN LONDON!

We are delighted to recognise the successful opening of "Tomb Raider - The Live Experience" by Little Lion Entertainment (LLEL) (and its associated business partners) at its Camden Market location. More information is available from the press release:- https://www.tombraiderlive.co.uk/news/tomb-raider-the-live-experience-comes-to-london/ LLEL has been a "good friend" of this firm of Solicitors since 2015 - Just prior [...]

By |2022-07-27T18:39:30+01:00July 4th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on EQUITABLE LAW’S BEST WISHES TO: “TOMB RAIDER – THE LIVE EXPERIENCE” = NOW OPEN IN LONDON!

CONTRACT FORMATION – TERMS OF BUSINESS AND “THE AGREEMENT” = DRIVING TRADING SUCCESS

We are regularly asked to assist people with their business contract documentation - which habitually they are having considerable difficulties getting to a stage of agreement formation - thereby negatively impacting upon their business success. Our founding Principal and Business Law Solicitor, Mr. Dan Johnson has recorded a video for you of the issues arising:- [...]

By |2022-10-05T18:07:58+01:00June 30th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CONTRACT FORMATION – TERMS OF BUSINESS AND “THE AGREEMENT” = DRIVING TRADING SUCCESS

CONNECTED ENERGY, SECOND LIFE BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE SPECIALIST, SECURES AN ADDITIONAL £15 MILLION FROM INVESTORS

CONNECTED ENERGY, SECOND-LIFE BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE SPECIALIST, SECURES AN ADDITIONAL £15 MILLION FROM INVESTORS. https://c-e-int.com/news/news-reports/connected-energy-second-life-battery-energy-storage-specialist-secures-an-additional-15-million-from-investors Turquoise International advised its longstanding client, Connected Energy, on a £15 million capital raising, bringing together a diverse group of investors including Caterpillar Venture Capital, Volvo Energy, Hinduja Group, Mercuria and OurCrowd, who joined existing shareholders Engie New Ventures, Macquarie [...]

By |2022-07-28T00:40:30+01:00June 17th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CONNECTED ENERGY, SECOND LIFE BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE SPECIALIST, SECURES AN ADDITIONAL £15 MILLION FROM INVESTORS

THE “RED FLAG” OF COMPANIES SHORTENING THEIR ACCOUNTING PERIOD BY ONE DAY

Before anyone in British business should deal (frankly with anyone in trade, but) particularly with a trading entity that has limited liability - they should undertake a certain of due diligence upon those to whom they are (effectively) extending credit. At the very least in relation to an English company limited by shares - review [...]

By |2022-07-27T18:53:20+01:00May 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on THE “RED FLAG” OF COMPANIES SHORTENING THEIR ACCOUNTING PERIOD BY ONE DAY

Never, Ever Litigate | The Only Winners Are The Lawyers

The ever-excellent, Marina Hyde of the Guardian was commenting upon the "Wagatha Christie" trial, and provided some practical advice (about never, ever talking to journalists) that I would suggest is quite sound. She then added the following advice on legal disputes that might be well worth considering (?):- … “This advice was really inspired by [...]

By |2022-07-28T01:47:53+01:00May 14th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Never, Ever Litigate | The Only Winners Are The Lawyers

SIMPLE FRANCHISE AGREEMENTS

In talking to a client this week (interested in franchising their business) – they were surprised to discover quite how "busy” this firm has been with franchising over the last eighteen months (or so). “No names”, but we have (in this field) predominantly been acting for a franchisor - providing franchises as a means for [...]

By |2022-01-29T12:46:04+00:00January 29th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SIMPLE FRANCHISE AGREEMENTS

New Portfolios for The UK Innovation & Science Seed Fund

Equitable Law are delighted to have assisted our long-term contacts, Future Planet Capital with having closed the funding of two new "Portfolios" for The U.K. Innovation & Science Seed Fund. THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEFENCE acting through the DEFENCE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY,  of Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire have contributed an initial GBP £6,500,000 [...]

By |2022-07-28T01:46:35+01:00January 27th, 2022|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Portfolios for The UK Innovation & Science Seed Fund
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