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Our ambition is to be straightforward, flexible and available. Above all, we take a positive & practical approach. We believe that any situation can be improved, even if the solution is not immediately apparent.

BBC News - Business

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 02:08:03 GMT
Freight industry body warns the lack of an agreement on tariffs could make things more expensive.
Sun, 25 Oct 2020 10:11:23 GMT
How tax avoidance left one man struggling with debt and with secrets.
Sun, 25 Oct 2020 04:30:52 GMT
Mr Lee helped to grow his father's small trading business into a global industrial powerhouse.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:56:16 GMT
The regulator sets deadlines for refunds to be paid, but the company says it is "98% through the queue".
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 10:26:59 GMT
Worries over dangerous products sold via online marketplaces prompt a call for changes in the law.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 09:51:10 GMT
The amount of retail sales saw a 1.5% rise last month, boosted by DIY and garden items.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:50:49 GMT
Thousands of jobs could be at risk as the US clothing chain mulls closing its company-owned shops.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:10:14 GMT
The chain says some jobs will be partly funded by the UK's Kickstart scheme, which aims to help young people.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 08:51:06 GMT
The National Audit Office spending watchdog says a scheme designed to protect jobs was open to abuse.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:10:39 GMT
An alert issued via the app will not mean the recipient can claim a payment for self-isolating.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 08:53:30 GMT
The countries formally sign a deal described by the UK's international trade secretary as "ground-breaking".
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:47:09 GMT
The investment bank will pay a record sum for violating bribery laws in the 1MDB corruption affair.
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 16:27:09 GMT
UK tourists will also no longer need to quarantine after visiting Mykonos, the Maldives and Denmark.
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 15:34:56 GMT
Chancellor Rishi Sunak increases support for firms and workers as lockdown restrictions spread.
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:02:03 GMT
Chinese firm says its new phones are powered by the world's fastest mobile processor.
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 03:14:30 GMT
The phone maker is at the centre of the Trump administration's crackdown on Chinese tech firms.
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 23:55:07 GMT
People needing a break from paying bills owing to coronavirus pressures will be judged differently from 31 October.
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 23:10:07 GMT
The latest changes for Covid job support are not enough for some stuck in England's tier system.
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 23:13:09 GMT
One of the world's oldest motorbike brands is expanding in Asia, the biggest market for two-wheelers.
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 08:57:19 GMT
Economist John List had a bad ride with Uber and never got an apology, so he showed them the best way to do it.
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 23:14:54 GMT
There are a growing number of apps that promise to help with sexual wellbeing, but are they effective?
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 23:19:23 GMT
Families from both ends of the income spectrum have had to tighten their belts in the last six months.
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 23:19:48 GMT
Pressure is mounting on the Italian authorities to decide on the future of cruise ships in Venice.
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 23:39:45 GMT
Meet the new mums who have started businesses in lockdown.
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 23:05:49 GMT
Remote-controlled vehicles are becoming increasingly common in the workplace.
Sun, 18 Oct 2020 23:12:16 GMT
As image recognition software is increasingly used, one firm had to deal with subterfuge.
Mon, 19 Oct 2020 16:29:17 GMT
Some experts say energy bills could double - here's how to stop that happening.
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 21:03:13 GMT
Ned Vincent from Norfolk takes us through his week during the coronavirus pandemic.
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 10:01:06 GMT
Some small businesses are resisting calls from social media influencers for free gifts.
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 21:12:46 GMT
Face-to-face fundraising is vital for charities' cash income - but does it have a post-Covid future?
Thu, 15 Oct 2020 23:12:30 GMT
Almost 20 years after Concorde was retired, new supersonic passenger aircraft are finally emerging.

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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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  • Simon Emmerson at Emmerson Law continues to act for an impressive range of clients at the Mercantile, County and High Courts. Recent work includes defending a $1.5m breach of contract claim.

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  • Emmerson Law’s team is headed by founding partner Simon Emmerson, who is praised for his ‘excellent tactical and commercially oriented advice'.

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  • Simon is extremely good at the face-to-face mediation process and managed our case in a very expedient and professional manner. He is extremely cost effective and pragmatic in his approach.

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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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