Defamation

In February 2015, we were instructed by the owner and manager of a reputable rental and property management business which started trading in February 2001 in Jalon, Alicante, Spain regarding a case of online defamation/harassment. The D had set up a website with a disparaging name similar to our client’s.

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Loan agreements

We receive several enquiries a week regarding disputes relating to loan agreements between individuals, individuals with companies and companies lending to companies. In virtually all enquiries, the dispute centres on repayment of all or part of the loan. This article sets out nine tips when raising finance by way of a loan. It is just a heads up that getting a loan agreement right is not that simple. If you follow these nine tips you can avoid bitter disputes regarding repayment. The focus is primarily on a private company raising debt finance secured on its shares but some of the tips concern loans generally.

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Enterprise Investment Schemes

Enterprise Investment Schemes – a basic guide is an article to explain the variety of generous income and capital gains tax reliefs to investors on the issue of new shares in small rapid growth unquoted stocks.

This article is – Enterprise Investment Schemes – A Basic Guide – therefore it is not a detailed analyses of the various schemes and tax breaks, for that you need to get professional advice. It seeks to give a basic understanding of the EIS and only covers shares issued on or after 06 April 2009 up to 2014. Additionally, you should be aware that the rules for EIS are subject to change so professional advice is required for the latest applicable reliefs and legislation.

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