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Immigration Reforms to Assist Tech Businesses Announced in the Budget

Friday, 05 March 2021

On 3 March 2021, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, delivered the Budget - a statement that was keenly awaited to see how the Government proposes to help the UK recover from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

 Immigration Reforms to Assist Tech Businesses Announced in the Budget

Articles & Blogs Corporate Technology & Startups

Investment Deals - The Value of an Investment Term Sheet

Friday, 29 January 2021

A question we are often asked is whether an investment term sheet is necessary? Would it not be quicker and cheaper to bypass the term sheet stage and instead move straight to the negotiation of the actual investment documents?

Investment Deals - The Value of an Investment Term Sheet

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The IP Debate in the Age of Emerging Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

"The UK is voted one of the best intellectual property environments in the world"*, therefore it's imperative that we should be leading the way on evaluating the impact that new technology, such as artificial intelligence, will be having on IP and beyond.

The IP Debate in the Age of Emerging Artificial Intelligence

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment Technology & Startups

Employment Law - What Changes Will Happen in 2021?

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

It’s a good time to take a general look at what’s on the employment law horizon for 2021. The pandemic dominates all our lives at the moment but there are other developments worth noting.

Employment Law - What Changes Will Happen in 2021?

Articles & Blogs Corporate Technology & Startups

Ready, Set, Go! How to Ensure Your Business Is 'Investment Ready'

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Raising growth capital for businesses is a challenge. From a legal perspective, there are steps you can take to make the investment process more straightforward.

Ready, Set, Go! How to Ensure Your Business Is 'Investment Ready'

Articles & Blogs Employment Technology & Startups

The Future of Work

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

The pandemic has seen some rapid changes in the way people work, particularly in sectors where remote working is a possibility, such as the tech sector. So what does the future hold in 2021? We highlight some of the key issues, with links to further info.

The Future of Work

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Proposed Changes to Capital Gains Tax - What Will This Mean for the Tech Sector?

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Many more people may have to pay Capital Gains Tax (CGT) if the recommendations of a government ordered report are adopted.

Proposed Changes to Capital Gains Tax - What Will This Mean for the Tech Sector?

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Corporate Technology & Startups

Could You Benefit from the Government's £40m Investment in New Technologies?

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

The Business Secretary has announced that the Government is doubling the investment available to businesses and tech start-ups developing innovative ideas and solutions to help tackle the disruption caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Could You Benefit from the Government's £40m Investment in New Technologies?

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I Paid for It, so Surely I Own It? Dealing with Contractors… and Copyright

Monday, 23 July 2018

At the start of a project, the focus is never on the boring, legal, stuff. Understandably, everyone is more interested in the creative process, making it a success.

Copyright Law

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Tech Visas Boost for Birmingham… and Beyond

Friday, 17 November 2017

The government announced earlier this week that it will be introducing a package of measures to create new technology hubs in Birmingham and other cities around the UK.

Technology

Articles & Blogs Higher Education Technology & Startups

Using Technology to Transform the Back Office

Friday, 02 June 2017

Administrative and facilities services in higher education are core to the student experience, and pressure on resources is driving many institutions to look at new ways to deliver more with less.

Using Technology to Transform the Back Office

Articles & Blogs Corporate Technology & Startups

Small Business: BEIS Committee Closes Inquiry into Scale-Up Companies

Tuesday, 02 May 2017

On 28 April 2017, the Government's Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee announced that it has closed its inquiry into scale-up businesses (which was launched on 20 March 2017) due to the general election on 8 June 2017.

BEIS Committee Closes Inquiry into Scale-Up Companies

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Cyber Security: Top 7 Crisis Management Tips

Monday, 27 February 2017

Unauthorised disclosure of personal information can arise from either accidental or deliberate actions of employees, hackers or disgruntled customers.

VWV Solicitors - Top 7 Crisis Management Tips

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VWV to Offer Specialist Legal Support to Scientific Innovation Centre, Unit DX

Monday, 18 December 2017

VWV's specialist Technology team have committed to provide legal support to Unit DX and its resident ventures.

VWV Solicitors support Unit DX

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VWV Secures £3M Investment for Wedding List Company

Monday, 05 June 2017

VWV's Corporate team has recently advised Bath-based online wedding list company, Prezola, on a £3 million investment by The Business Growth Fund.

VWV Secures £3M Investment for Wedding List Company