COVID-19 Business Support Hub

We are here to support you during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Please read the articles below for our latest updates.

Online mediation
Is remote mediation the new normal?
With parties unable to meet face-to-face due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Courts prioritising the most important cases, you would
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Future Fund blog
Future Fund – a matched funding opportunity for innovative businesses
On May 20, the government launched another initiative designed to help small and medium-sized businesses against the effects of Covid-19,
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Guidance on force majeure clauses amid COVID-19 outbreak
The closure of all public venues and suspension of air, road and maritime traffic between most countries (in some occasions
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Statutory Residence Test changed to allow skilled workers from around the world to assist the UK’s coronavirus response
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has written to the Treasury Select Committee, to inform it that the Statutory Residence Test (SRT)
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IPO continues to deal with applications despite “interrupted period”
The UK Intellectual Property Office has pledged to do everything it can to deal with trade mark and design applications
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Dealing with disputes during Coronavirus lockdown
The implications of Coronavirus are so wide-ranging that businesses could struggle to meet their contractual requirements, leading to disputes. At
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