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BBC News - Business

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 07:08:16 GMT
Airline boss Michael O'Leary says prices could rise due to delays in Boeing delivering new planes.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 10:26:55 GMT
Evidence of possible information sharing which could have affected house prices has been found by the regulator.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 09:56:58 GMT
Lost letters, big losses and calls for reform: BBC Panorama speaks to customers and insiders.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 00:00:07 GMT
The BBC talks to people about their experiences in leasehold flats before a bill for reform is discussed.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 09:53:43 GMT
Houthi attacks are increasing costs and causing delays, the British Chambers of Commerce says.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 00:29:05 GMT
BBC Verify finds higher quotes in parts of England even after crime and accident rates are included.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 04:57:32 GMT
A Resolution Foundation report is calling for action to support young people's mental health.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 06:24:10 GMT
The new coin shows the Wham! singer in his signature Faith look.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 09:51:31 GMT
Labour says the plans are a "reannouncement" of funds from scrapping parts of the high-speed line.
Sun, 25 Feb 2024 16:55:39 GMT
The Post Office says the team will look into allegations that have emerged during a public inquiry.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 00:20:38 GMT
Shveta Sharma accuses the bank manager at India's ICICI Bank of pulling an elaborate con.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:30:13 GMT
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt will set out the government's tax and spending plans in the spring Budget.
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 22:35:23 GMT
The former Labour leader is the independent MP for Islington North after being suspended from the party.
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 00:03:30 GMT
Piers Morgan and Oprah have criticised the use of AI deepfake ads used to promote a "manifestation" guide.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 15:47:05 GMT
The former chief executive has forfeited the honour following the Horizon IT scandal.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 18:07:12 GMT
Booming business at Nvidia sees investors bet the AI revolution will live up to its "hype".
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 10:36:52 GMT
Bills will fall to the lowest for two years under the new price cap, but charities warn costs are still high.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 13:06:19 GMT
The spouse of a BP deal manager allegedly picked up details of a takeover while they both worked from home.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 12:13:05 GMT
The data watchdog orders Serco Leisure to stop using facial recognition technology on its employees.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 10:35:57 GMT
Mondelez is taking legal action against the Chocolonely-maker over its latest campaign.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 00:07:18 GMT
BBC Click reporter Paul Carter tries out a high-tech prosthetic promising a 'full range of human motion'.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 12:04:48 GMT
Redditors are reacting with anger as the social media platform files to become publicly listed.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 11:52:54 GMT
Legislation to exonerate wrongly convicted sub-postmasters is expected to come into effect in July.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 18:18:02 GMT
HSBC, NatWest and Virgin Money are all increasing mortgage rates continuing a frantic start to the year.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 02:11:12 GMT
Vice Media Group filed for bankruptcy in May and was bought by Fortress Investment Group.
Thu, 15 Feb 2024 03:02:41 GMT
It comes after a judge in Delaware annulled his $55.8bn pay package from electric carmaker Tesla.
Thu, 15 Feb 2024 00:51:45 GMT
A charity warns that creating or viewing such images is still illegal, even if the children are not real.
Wed, 14 Feb 2024 16:57:28 GMT
Bank of England boss says the latest inflation figure "pretty much leaves us where we were".
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 00:07:36 GMT
The British Library has been hobbled for months by a cyber-attack and experts warn of similar damage ahead.
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 08:30:56 GMT
The airshow is Boeing's first major aviation event since a mid-air incident on an Alaska Airlines flight.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 00:01:15 GMT
Artificial intelligence software is being used to look for signs of alien lifeforms.
Wed, 21 Feb 2024 00:04:09 GMT
Sandy Enoch of Robotical explains why he had to pivot his educational robot company due to AI.
Mon, 19 Feb 2024 23:56:05 GMT
With international studios sending more work to India, the industry is struggling to train enough staff.
Thu, 15 Feb 2024 01:08:42 GMT
As AI uses more electricity, new data centres could have their own nuclear power stations.
Thu, 15 Feb 2024 23:36:00 GMT
Western alcoholic drinks are trying to take on baijiu, which dominates the country's spirits market.
Wed, 14 Feb 2024 00:01:28 GMT
Hovhannes Avoyan, founder of picture and video editing app Picsart, shares his advice for our CEO Secrets series.
Tue, 13 Feb 2024 00:03:47 GMT
Music festivals need a lot of electricity, but plugging into greener sources is not easy or cheap.
Mon, 12 Feb 2024 00:20:08 GMT
The latest phase of the anti-corruption drive targets the finance sector and elite nuclear rocket force.
Fri, 09 Feb 2024 00:03:43 GMT
Sales of electric bikes are booming but defective batteries and chargers can cause fires.
Thu, 08 Feb 2024 00:04:42 GMT
A new breed of talking AI systems are now available for increasingly realistic two-way chats.
Wed, 07 Feb 2024 00:01:19 GMT
Sanmi Adegoke explains how he built a property empire without any contacts in the field.
Tue, 06 Feb 2024 00:01:40 GMT
Irelands hosts many multinational companies which makes calculating its true productivity difficult.
Mon, 05 Feb 2024 00:01:35 GMT
Russian oil is refined in other countries and sold into the UK as jet fuel and diesel, research claims.
Sun, 04 Feb 2024 00:57:25 GMT
Germany's growth is being held back by the twin shocks of expensive energy and higher interest rates.
Thu, 01 Feb 2024 09:45:35 GMT
Current postmasters tell the BBC of their daily struggles to keep their branches running.

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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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