Business Guides - Legal
Lawdit looks at the relatively low-cost extra protection of your new designs.
Overview of IR35, what it means to you and how it's calculated.
Points to bear in mind if your partner works in the business.
Article on the 'common law' and statutory duties of a company director; how to appoint, resign and change details at Companies House and other points limited company directors will need to bear in mind.
If you obtain, store or use personal details from customers, suppliers or other contacts, it is a legal requirement that you comply with the eight main principles of the Data Protection Act to protect people's privacy.
There are two broad areas that freelancers should be concerned with - exposure to commercial risk and exposure to IR35 liabilities.
As a freelancer operating on a self-employed basis one of the first things you will want to do after a successful tender is get on with the job. But stop! What about the contract?
Copyright gives creators the legal right to control the use of their material, in restricting unauthorized copying and reproduction by others.