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A licence to kill... a licence

Published on 11 March 2019. By Tim Anderson, Partner and Jason Varney, Senior Associate

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In the second of a number of short articles we are producing in relation to businesses in the tech space, we will be discussing a real life example of what not to do when diligencing a tech company and its third party IP licence agreements.

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A Signature Move in the Right Direction?

Published on 13 December 2018. By Jason Varney, Senior Associate

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Earlier this year the Law Commission published a Consultation Paper on the use of electronic signatures for the execution of written agreements. Whilst the Law Commission does provisionally conclude that in its view an electronic signature is capable of complying with existing law, it published the Paper in order to seek views on whether the current law inhibits the electronic execution of written contracts, and what concerns stakeholders have regarding the use of electronic signatures.

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Tech talent: To purchase or to hireā€¦that is the question

Published on 02 November 2018. By Jason Varney, Senior Associate

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When acquiring tech companies & their human talent, there are some key considerations that buyers should take into account when formulating their M&A strategy

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