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Don't bet the house on it.

James Hawkeswood, Partner

The words of the late Bob Hope still ring true: “A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don’t need it”.

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Key article

“Without a well-thought out exit plan the outcome could fall way short of your expectations”

Simon Treherne

Partner - Corporate finance team

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of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development members said there was no effective protection for employers against wholly unjustifiable tribunal claims.

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Employment video

Sarah Peacock, Partner

Tribunals on trial - how we help employers. New rules are shifting the advantage in employment tribunals away from employees.

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Incubating innovation

Nicola McConville, Partner

How legal advice has been crucial to Isis Innovation, the University of Oxford’s technology transfer company.

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Happier families

Chris Potts, Partner

Differences of opinion between board members of family-run firms can be difficult and expensive to deal with.

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