Archived Legal Articles from 2021

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Lifting of Winding Up Petition Restrictions


Whilst the next stage of restrictions has been extended to get the country out of lockdown, the current moratorium in respect of winding up petitions against companies is still due to end on 30 June 2021. Since the moratorium came into effect in 2020 there has been significant restrictions in…

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National Apprenticeship Week


National Apprenticeship Week began on 8 February. This year's theme is 'Build The Future.' With 20 years of experience in progressing employees through apprenticeships, Forbes Solicitors has helped build futures and this year has been no different and has been as successful, despite the…

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The Rescue Options if your Company is Facing Failure


Following reports from The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) that 250,000 companies are at risk of closure in the next 12 months, Pauline Rigby, a partner and head of our Corporate team, looks at the restructuring options that can rescue businesses. Restructuring is often overlooked by…

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