Restraint of trade is a complex area of law. The general principle, under English law, is that individuals and organisations should be free to carry on their business however they see fit. Individuals should be able to use their skills without undue restriction and businesses should be free to compete with other businesses. However, restraint […]Continue reading →
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On the face of it, representations and warranties can appear very similar. However, understanding the difference between the two can have a dramatic effect on how a claim plays out in court, the remedies available and the amount of damages that can be claimed. This blog takes a look at the difference between representations and […]Continue reading →
Liquidated damages clauses are often found in construction or software contracts. Due to the nature of these types of contracts, court proceedings to determine general damages for a breach of contract can be complex, time consuming and disproportionately costly. For this reason, the parties to these contracts often pre-determine the level of damages to which […]Continue reading →
We sometimes get a call from clients with “there’s been a breach of contract what are we entitled to?” Signing and dealing with contracts is an integral part of running a business. But have you ever considered what would happen if one of these contracts didn’t go to plan? Breach of contract disputes are one […]Continue reading →
Contract lawyers aren’t cheap. So if you can’t afford one or if you just want to get some insight into the basics of how to check a contract – read on. Contracts can be simple (for example a low value supply of services contract) or complicated (for example, a contract to explore for oil). You […]Continue reading →
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