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The importance of brand protection… as told by Greta Thunberg

February 17, 2020

If you don’t know who Greta Thunberg is by now, most likely you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past year (or you’re Amanda Henderson on ...

How we can assist you post Brexit to establish your business in the UK

February 7, 2020

As we all know by now, the UK has left the EU and it has moved into a transitionary period (TP) until the end of 2020 (unless the TP is extended by a ...

The Future of the Workplace: The Impact of Brexit

February 6, 2020

The EU referendum vote on 23 June 2016 revealed a stark divide in how the UK perceived its membership in the EU; for some, the EU was a useful source ...

The choice of English law as the governing law of your international contract following Brexit

February 6, 2020

Introduction While often described as merely being part of the ‘boilerplate’ of a commercial agreement and therefore sometimes seen as being of ...

EU employees' right to work in the UK

February 5, 2020

The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020, the EU’s Free Movement of Workers will continue during the transitional period set to end on 31 December ...

BrexIP: What you need to know

February 5, 2020

For reference, the UK and EU27 concluded the withdrawal agreement on 31 January 2020 and the UK left the EU (Exit Day). The UK have now entered the ...

Brexit: The data protection implications for your business

January 29, 2020

December’s General Election, followed by the Christmas holidays (involving a different, but to many equally unpalatable, type of Brussels) brought ...

Delighted to welcome our new Head of Commercial Litigation to the firm

January 7, 2020

Kerman & Co is delighted to welcome Robert Paydon as their recently appointed Head of Commercial Litigation. Robert joins us from Winckworth ...

Kerman & Co are delighted to announce a number of internal promotions within the firm effective from 1 January 2020

January 6, 2020

Kerman & Co are delighted to announce a number of internal promotions within the firm effective from 1 January 2020, these are as follows: From ...

Kerman & Co are supporting Crisis this Christmas

December 17, 2019

Kerman & Co has decided to support the charity Crisis in making a donation to their Christmas campaign, as an alternative to sending Christmas ...

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) introduces ban on marketing of mini-bonds to retail investors

December 3, 2019

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has introduced temporary rules banning the marketing of ‘speculative illiquid securities’, which are more ...

Kerman & Co advises the All England Lawn Tennis Club in proceedings against a ticket tout in contempt of court

November 8, 2019

Kerman & Co are advising the All England Lawn Tennis Club in relation to proceedings against a ticket tout for contempt of court for allegedly ...

Brexit - current position for EU nationals in a no-deal scenario

October 7, 2019

In our last article we set out the key advantages of encouraging your current EU staff to apply under the EU Settlement Scheme. With the recent ...

Short-term property lets – top tips for Landlords to avoid the pitfalls

September 26, 2019

The short-term rental of flats through online platforms such as Airbnb has become increasingly common and has presented a challenge to landlords of ...

Case Update: UK Parent Company Liability

September 9, 2019

On 10th April 2019, the UK Supreme Court (UKSC) handed down its judgment in Vedanta Resources PLC and another v Lungowe and others, ruling that a UK ...

Kerman & Co successfully brings a High Court injunction re. unauthorised Wimbledon tickets

July 8, 2019

Kerman & Co was mentioned in The Telegraph yesterday in respect of advising our long standing client The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) on ...

Summary of Tenant Fees Act 2019

June 19, 2019

The Tenant Fees Act 2019 (TFA 2019) came into force on 1 June 2019. This law aims to protect those renting privately and applies mainly to assured ...

Kerman & Co take part in this year's charity 'London Legal Walk'

June 18, 2019

On Monday 17 June over 15,000 people walked 10K to raise funds for free legal advice services in London and the South East. The walk is expected to ...

Kerman & Co delighted to take part in charity summer football tournament

June 16, 2019

Kerman & Co were delighted to take part in The Midtown Business Club’s (MBC) Summer 5-a-side Football Tournament on 15 August. The MBC is ...

Top 10 tips for preparing your business for sale

April 25, 2019

For many, selling a business is a once-in-a-lifetime event and for those who are unfamiliar with the process, it can be very daunting. Business ...

Kerman & Co LLP transfers its business to Kerman Legal Services Limited (trading as Kerman & Co)

April 11, 2019

On 11 April 2019 Kerman & Co LLP transferred its business to Kerman Legal Services Limited (trading as Kerman & Co). This reflects a trend, ...

Blockchain: Hot or Myth?

February 27, 2019

Forget the murky world of crypto-currencies and look instead at the underlying technology: Blockchain. It promises uncorruptible, absolutely secure ...

Demystifying the Blockchain - What is it, and what are the legal considerations?

February 26, 2019

Blockchain is seen as one of the most significant technological developments in recent years, with the potential to change (and even ‘disrupt’) ...

Corporate Governance Roundup

February 21, 2019

Following significant corporate collapses in 2018 that received wide attention, such as Carillion and Patisserie Valerie, corporate governance will ...

My home is my Goldfish Bowl

February 20, 2019

Last week, the decision in Fearn v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery EWHC 246 (Ch) was widely published in newspapers. A group of owners of ...

UK Government’s “Good Work Plan” – Vision for the future of the UK labour market

February 19, 2019

The Government has set out its vision for the future of the UK labour market in its ‘Good Work Plan’, published in December 2018, following ...

Brexit - Immigration Update

February 18, 2019

Brexit continues to cause uncertainty and confusion for European citizens and their families in the UK. As Brexit approaches on 29 March 2019, ...

Kerman & Co develops its technology practice following merger with Coffey Graham

January 4, 2019

Kerman & Co LLP are delighted to announce that Coffey Graham has merged with our firm effective from 1 January 2019. Coffey Graham is a boutique ...

Kerman & Co LLP are supporting Crisis this Christmas

December 17, 2018

Kerman & Co has decided to support the charity Crisis in making a donation to their Christmas campaign, as an alternative to sending Christmas ...

Article in Lawyer Monthly - Kerman & Co advise Zhejiang Silk Road Fund as new investor in US $ 100 million B Series Round in CMR Surgical Ltd

October 1, 2018

Kerman & Co are delighted to feature in The Lawyer Monthly’s “What’s happening in the world of M&A and IPOs” ...

Kerman & Co to present an Immigration seminar in association with the China-Britain Business Council

August 23, 2018

Kerman & Co are delighted to present a seminar in association with the China Britain Business Council in London on the 9 October 2018. The ...

UK Commercial Mediation Market grows 20% - 2018 CEDR Mediation Audit Findings

August 22, 2018

The Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) has released the results of its Mediation Audit 2018 (the audit is conducted every 2 years), based ...

Kerman & Co delighted to take part in charity summer football tournament

August 16, 2018

Kerman & Co were delighted to take part in The Midtown Business Club’s (MBC) inaugural Summer 5-a-side Football Tournament yesterday. The ...

Increase in Employment Tribunal claims

July 24, 2018

The Ministry of Justice has continued to publish Employment Tribunal statistics. The statistics for October 2017 to March 2018, show a continued and ...

Kerman & Co support charity Seeing is Believing

July 18, 2018

Four of our intrepid runners took part in this year’s Standard Chartered Great City Race in support of eyesight charity Seeing is Believing. ...

Kerman & Co listed as a Tech Pioneer in The Lawyer's 'Tech Revolution' feature

July 6, 2018

Kerman & Co is delighted to be listed in The Lawyer’s tech pioneers feature today, showcasing those law firms ahead of the curve in the ...

Further details of Settlement Scheme for EU Nationals

June 25, 2018

From March this year we have known that EU nationals in the UK will need to make an application to register their status before the end of the Brexit ...

UK Visa cap relaxed - easing pressure on the cap for Tier 2 work visas

June 20, 2018

The Home Office have announced that Doctors and Nurses will be excluded from the UK’s visa cap. This will not only provide a boost to the NHS, but ...

Pyrenean Coast to Coast charity bike ride - raising funds for Cancer Research

June 19, 2018

Partner and Head of our Dispute Resolution department, John Evans is taking part in a Pyrenean Coast to Coast charity bike ride on 28 June 2018. He ...

'Football and the Law' book - first comprehensive review of the law relating to all aspects of football

June 18, 2018

Kerman & Co LLP were delighted to be asked to contribute towards a new publication titled ‘Football and the Law’ which is the first ...

Supreme Court judgment in the appeal of Pimlico Plumbers and another v Smith

June 15, 2018

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in the appeal of Pimlico Plumbers Limited and another v Smith, determining that a so-called ...

Brexit - Reassuring and retaining your current EU employees

May 29, 2018

After two years of Brexit uncertainty there is a clearer picture forming for your EU workforce. The withdrawal agreement is yet to be finalised, ...

Kerman & Co's team take part in the London Legal 10k charity walk 2018

May 22, 2018

Kerman & Co were delighted to take part in yesterday evening’s London Legal 10k Walk 2018, run by the London Legal Trust to raise money to ...

Recruiting and Retaining the Best Global Talent - Post Brexit

April 30, 2018

We recently hosted a seminar for a number of our key clients and contacts, providing them with an overview of some of the Brexit-related employment ...

GDPR Audit & Complimentary Report to Assist with Compliance

March 23, 2018

GDPR is the new European directive which comes into force on 25 May 2018. In the UK this will be through the government’s Data Protection Bill. ...

Nuptial Agreements - Nothing romantic about these agreements

March 20, 2018

Most of us are familiar with pre nuptial agreements, those documents that can suddenly appear just before a wedding and often after the invites are ...

New protection against identity fraud for company directors

February 27, 2018

In response to research published by Cifas in 2017 that company directors are twice as likely as other members of the public to be the victims of ...

Update on recent and future PSC Register changes

February 21, 2018

The People with Significant Control (“PSC”) register (the “Register“) was introduced by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act ...

Recent Court of Appeal decision highlights the importance of getting your warranty claim notice right

February 20, 2018

In the recently reported case of Teoco UK Ltd v Aircom Jersey 4 Ltd EWCA Civ 23 (18 January 2018), the Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court ...

Employment Law News Alert - Response to Taylor Review

February 12, 2018

The Government published its full response to Matthew Taylor’s Review of Modern Working Practices on Wednesday. They did so alongside consultation ...

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