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BBC News - Business

Tue, 23 Jul 2024 13:45:36 GMT
A report by the spending watchdog says new HS2 trains will have less space than existing services.
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 14:56:11 GMT
The US Transportation Secretary said Delta must honour rules granting refunds to travellers.
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 10:36:26 GMT
The UK’s privacy watchdog said it was 'disappointed' by the decision not to block internet tracking.
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 07:22:45 GMT
The billionaire said the technology will be used at the firm and later made available to other companies.
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 06:27:22 GMT
President and chairman of Kobayashi Pharmaceutical resign as investigation into dozens of deaths continues.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 23:01:43 GMT
The makers of athletics tracks are tweaking their surfaces to make them faster.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 16:57:32 GMT
The jobs are being lost despite a deal with rival flooring firm Tapi that will save 54 shops.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 20:16:07 GMT
Shares in the cybersecurity firm drop a further 13% after last week's global IT outage.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 16:33:44 GMT
The former Conservative chancellor is thought to be seeking financial backing to fund a bid.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 14:22:55 GMT
If you face disruption because flights are cancelled or delayed you could be entitled to help.
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 05:22:55 GMT
Researchers found British farmers more open to working with synthetic meat producers than others around the world.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 08:39:53 GMT
The telecoms firm was found to be ill-prepared after an IT error affected "life and death" services.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 17:30:50 GMT
The airline said cost-concious customers were being "more frugal and cautious".
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 18:00:38 GMT
The loss-making shipbuilder had applied for a loan guarantee of up to £200m.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 10:34:29 GMT
Renters are four times less likely than current owners to be able to afford a home, research suggests.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 13:23:34 GMT
The prime minister says improving the UK skills base will end an "over-reliance" on foreign workers.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 13:31:27 GMT
The government has announced "exploitative" zero-hours contracts will be banned within 100 days.
Mon, 22 Jul 2024 03:35:25 GMT
Cybersecurity firm behind global outage says it continues to focus on restoring all impacted computers.
Sun, 21 Jul 2024 23:46:10 GMT
NHS England says services are back online after the global IT outage, but there could still be disruption.
Sun, 21 Jul 2024 10:55:00 GMT
The chancellor says not settling the matter quickly would incur other costs to the wider economy.
Sun, 21 Jul 2024 14:31:21 GMT
The drink is accused of using US Olympic trademarks without an agreement.
Sun, 21 Jul 2024 14:23:43 GMT
Phil Halliday says HMV sales are up but figures suggest a DVD revival is not on the cards.
Sat, 20 Jul 2024 23:00:59 GMT
Pret A Manger has become the latest coffee chain to row back on its generous subscription scheme.
Sat, 20 Jul 2024 17:46:43 GMT
It’s the first time that a number has been put on the glitch that is still causing problems around the world.
Sat, 20 Jul 2024 15:14:06 GMT
Very few organisations will buy software from the US firm, partly thanks to its criticism of Beijing.
Sun, 21 Jul 2024 23:04:38 GMT
A vast new oil refinery in Nigeria is aiming to reduce the price of petrol in the country.
Thu, 18 Jul 2024 23:01:10 GMT
AI with dogfighting ability is being developed by the UK and US air forces.
Fri, 19 Jul 2024 12:05:16 GMT
Friday's IT outage is a poignant reminder of how reliant the world has become on devices managed remotely by huge firms.
Thu, 18 Jul 2024 07:01:36 GMT
The providers of video meetings software are now offering AI tools that help the participants.
Mon, 15 Jul 2024 23:05:46 GMT
In a struggling games industry AI has been hailed as a possible saviour. But not everyone's convinced.
Sun, 14 Jul 2024 23:09:43 GMT
The Brazilian president sees the Brics as a way to remake the world - but it is dominated by China.
Thu, 11 Jul 2024 21:14:58 GMT
Fast and free, India's UPI payments system has been a big success, but has attracted scammers.
Tue, 16 Jul 2024 08:31:00 GMT
Some of the genre's biggest names are now using artificial intelligence, but fans are divided.

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We provide advice and guidance on the resolution of business disputes, including through direct negotiation, mediation and litigation. Examples of our services include early stage advice on contract termination and dispute avoidance; presenting or responding to claims; representation at mediation appointments; litigation management; representation in court proceedings; and drafting position statements.

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  • 'Impressive and seasoned litigator' Simon Emmerson heads the team at Emmerson Law which acted on a number of negligence, fraud and breach of contract claims.

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  • Litigation boutique Emmerson Law is led by Simon Emmerson, who really understands the dynamics of litigation. The firm has notable experience handling claims arising from commercial contracts and economic torts.

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  • Commercial contracts and economic torts are the forte of litigation boutique Emmerson Law, which also 'punches above its weight' in regulatory work. 'Top-notch' managing director Simon Emmerson has 'a real feel for the dynamics of litigation' and routinely acts for defendants and claimants from a broad range of sectors, including energy, hospitality and software development. The firm receives a high number of inbound instructions from the US.

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  • The ‘very responsive, efficient, proactive and knowledgeable’ practice at Emmerson Law is run by ‘excellent’ sole practitioner Simon Emmerson. Emmerson acts for listed companies, SMEs and owner-managed businesses across a range of sectors including energy, electronics manufacturing, software development and motorsport.

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