Business legal expenses insurance case funding

If you find yourself in need of legal help, business legal expenses insurance could provide cover for legal costs.

How to engage with our legal process

If you have a business legal expenses insurance policy, follow the simple steps below to begin. Alternatively, read about the process for self-funding a case.

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Employment disputes , Protecting your business When can company directors be personally liable?

The recent High Court case of Antzuzis & Others v DJ Houghton Catching Services & Others is a stark reminder of how company directors can be personally liable for their acts.

May 2019
Employment disputes , Protecting your business 6 tips for giving your business a “spring clean”

Are your staff handbooks up-to-date? Are your staff taking all of their holiday allowance? Give your business a spring clean with these six tips for a clean and tidy SME.

April 2019
Protecting your business , Commercial disputes Who to contact when your business is defrauded

William Ellerton shares some general advice on the first things a business should do if they believe they have been defrauded.

January 2019
General advice , Protecting your business 6 things you need to know about missing the 31 January self-assessment deadline

With 31 January deadline fast approaching, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has warned that 5,542,000 taxpayers have still to complete their Self-Assessment tax returns. What can you do if you miss the deadline?

January 2019
Protecting your business , Commercial disputes Legal advice for dealing with difficult hair and makeup clients this Christmas

Sarah Garner, a solicitor at DAS Law, provides all the information any person working in the beauty industry needs to know.

December 2018
Growing your business , Protecting your business , Setting up a business Sole traders – legal requirements for setting up and trading

Sole traders can take on more risk than other business structures, but with the promise of greater reward.

October 2018
Growing your business , Protecting your business , Setting up a business Legal advice for start-ups

There are different types of businesses, such as limited companies and sole traders. You should consider carefully which type your business should be.

October 2018
Growing your business , Protecting your business Rules & Regulations for the Self-Employed

It can sometimes be difficult to tell whether you are classed as self-employed or employed in the UK as it is possible to be self-employed and work for a single employer.

June 2018
General advice , Protecting your business Claiming compensation for reputation defamation

Individuals who believe they have been defamed by someone else can sue for compensation.

April 2018
Employment disputes , Protecting your business Managing stress in the workplace

For National Stress Awareness Day (Wednesday 1st November), we take a look at what the law says your employer needs to do about stress

October 2017
General advice , Protecting your business , Commercial disputes Defending against defamation claims

If you have been accused of defamation then you will have to prove that your comments do not amount to defamation in the eyes of the law, and there are several ways of accomplishing this

April 2018