Why does a Trademark matter?

Why does a Trademark matter?

Trademarks are like birthmarks! Why does a Trademark matter? It’s been a rough week for Apple, who on top of seeing their shares plummet has lost a trademark fight in China, meaning a firm which sells handbags and other leather goods can continue to use the name “IPHONE”.  The decision was handed down by the Beijing Municipal High People’s Court in favour of Xintong Tiandi Technology, who are trademarked “IPHONE” for their leather products in…

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Financial Style – 1st Apr 2016

Financial Style – 1st Apr 2016

This week we’re focused on Business and Law.  We hear from award-winning Solicitor and Diversity Champion, Funke Abimbola of Aspiring Solicitors, to learn about the support available for those who wish for a career in Law.  Plus on the topic of supporting the next generation, we also speak to award-winning Entrepreneur and Community Champion, Joel Blake about his part in the ground breaking Dear Younger project spearheaded by First Class Legacy ahead of their conference….

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What’s the Best Legal Structure for your Business?

What’s the Best Legal Structure for your Business?

Should you be a sole trader, partnership, limited company or LLP? What’s the Best Legal Structure for your Business? You’re prepared and ready to start your new business, but how should you decide on the correct legal structure for your business? The answer to this question should not be taken lightly, as the legal structure you choose can have a significant impact on your ability to grow and survive. There are many structures which can…

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