Employment Policies Collection just published

Employment Policies Collection just published

ContractStore has collated five employment policies into a single document for you to download.  The Employment Policies Collection contains the following : E-mail and Internet policy Travel Expenses policy Health & Safety policy Equal Opportunities

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Who am I Dealing With? Due Diligence & Credit Checks

Who am I Dealing With? Due Diligence & Credit Checks

As a supplier you should always check out the companies/people you are dealing with. Are they reliable and established? You don’t want to get caught out by insolvency or even fraud. You should also carry out a check on the financial soundness of your customers. We recommend you have a process in place. Create a form and send it to potential customers to complete, authorising you to get bank, credit and trade references. Here we have full details of what you can do to ensure you are setting up a relationship that works well and lasts a long time.

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Why Do We Need Contracts – and What to Include?

Why Do We Need Contracts – and What to Include?

Every business transaction involves a contract, and generally speaking, unless the transaction is an over-the-counter sale, it is much safer to put the terms in writing.  As Nobel prize winner, Oliver Hart says in the quote on our homepage: “From shopping in a store to running a corporation, contracts and agreements matter everywhere.”

Whilst it is tempting to agree terms of a transaction on the basis of a handshake or an email, a canny buyer or supplier should always ensure that they have entered into comprehensive terms which cover the key aspects of the deal.  Contracts are the glue that seal the relationship between a business and its customers or clients and provide certainty. Good contracts make great relationships! Here we cover in-depth what you need to know.

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How to Deal with Lawyers

How to Deal with Lawyers

Here at ContractStore we want you to be able to protect your business effectively for less. We publish contract templates so you can understand what to think about in business dealings, but we always encourage

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The new Government is preparing for a no-deal Brexit on 31 October.  Are you?

The new Government is preparing for a no-deal Brexit on 31 October.  Are you?

At ContractStore we have recently updated our collection of Brexit clause templates.  These are designed to help companies doing business between the EU and UK to cope with the problems of Britain leaving the EU.

If you are an agent or distributor of a company in the EU or you regularly trade with companies in Europe (or vice versa), you can mitigate the Brexit risks by agreeing in advance with your trading partners how you will handle the difficulties if and when they occur.

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Chasing Debts and Stopping Late Payments

Chasing Debts and Stopping Late Payments Delivering your invoice Chasing a debt Debt collection agents Statutory Demands Remedies that do not involve litigation Checklist   If your client or customer fails to pay on time,

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Get ready for Brexit with a webinar

On 5th November ContractStore’s Giles Dixon is doing a webinar for Startup Richmond entitled Is your Business ready for Brexit? The webinar looks at some of the risks cross-border businesses will face and how to

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