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Effective credit control and debt recovery step 3

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 10 2012

In the third and final article in this series focussing upon effective credit control, debt recovery and practical tips to protect your business against a debtor in financial trouble, I would like to consider some points relating to retention of title clauses ("ROT"

Effective credit control and debt recovery Step 2

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 22 2012

In the first article in this series I looked at establishing an effective credit control and debt recovery process

Effective credit control and debt recovery Step 1

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 7 2012

In this and two subsequent articles, I would like to consider steps to ensure your business has an effective debt recovery system; look at standard terms and conditions you ought to have to assist with debt recovery; give practical tips to protect your business against a debtor who appears to be in financial trouble; and consider the use of an effective Retention of Title clause ("ROT"

Pre-contract negotiations: can you guarantee that?

  • Howes Percival LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • October 9 2012

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that a sequence of emails can be sufficient to create a legally binding contract and guarantee

Ignorance is not bliss: the law says you do know what you don't know!

  • Howes Percival LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 30 2012

When negotiating contracts, business people should be aware of the recent decision in the High Court in the case of Spencer v Secretary of State for Defence 2012

What to look for in contracts with your suppliers?

  • Howes Percival LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 27 2012

You will enter into contractual relationships, both long and short term, with suppliers and contractors on a regular basis

Will the Bribery Act 2010 affect corporate hospitality?

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 1 2011

As we are about to embark upon a new season with the Saints, should businesses be concerned about the effect of the Bribery Act 2010 ("the Act") upon corporate hospitality?

Firms warned to act now on bribery

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 21 2011

With less than a month to go until new laws to prevent bribery come into force, Howes Percival is warning firms to act now to ensure that they are compliant

Supreme Court abolishes expert witnesses' immunity from suit

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 21 2011

An expert acting in the course of litigation owes a duty to his client, in both contract and tort, to act with reasonable skill and care

Court of Appeal considers liability for costs on discontinuance of claim

  • Howes Percival LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 21 2011

The Court of Appeal recently provided a judgment on the issue of a Claimant's liability for the Defendant's costs when discontinuing its claim