When do i use a Director/Shareholder loan agreement?
In a nutshell, it’s common for directors and shareholders to put money ‘into’ the business. Importantly, if this money is coming in as a loan, you should get the terms and conditions of the loan in an agreement to keep a record of the loan.
When Should I Use a Deed of Novation?
You've heard the term bandied about but what is a deed of novation actually used for? And when might you need such a document?
Create a Solid Business Communication Plan to Mitigate Legal Issues
Business communication, data flow, and information protection are among the basic building blocks of the current business landscape.
Sending a cease and desist letter
Do you need a lawyer to send a cease and desist letter? No, you can write one. Here's everything you need to do it yourself.
What does a corporate lawyer do and why are they important?
If you’ve heard the term corporate lawyer, there’s still a decent chance you don’t have a clear idea of the role they play in the legal industry
United Kingdom’s Taxation System
The United Kingdom’s taxation system might seem complicated initially as there are different levels and bands of tax levels.
Top Tips for Business Fundraising
Every successful venture requires financial backing but securing business funding is a complex and challenging process for any entrepreneur.
A Guide to Taiwan’s Taxation System
Taiwan’s taxation system makes processes transparent and smooth with revised taxation laws to stay afloat with the global competitive economy.
Opening a Business Bank Account in the UK
Open a business bank account in the UK with our all-in guide. Know what you need and which banks are the best for your business bank account
Pitfalls of Setting Up a Business in the British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands (BVI) is well known as a global tax haven. However, as with anywhere, there are some pitfalls to watch out for.
Revenge porn, harassment, and doxing: how to fight cyber abuse
It’s not just affecting younger generations: adults are just as susceptible to cyber abuse as social media use continues to grow.
E-sign Laws: United Kingdom
When doing business it's important to know the rules different nations they play by. E-sign laws in the United Kingdom are well-established.
Last Will And Testament
No matter your personal circumstances, it is vital to have a properly executed Will so your estate is handled in accordance with your wishes
E-sign Laws: Australia
If you're keen to take your signing online, most countries, like Australia, legally accept e-signatures. Here are the specific rules
How to Avoid Legal Risks When Developing a Business App
Many companies are beginning to realize the importance of having their own business app. It's vital to know what to avoid before you go live.
What are the legal grounds for divorce in Singapore?
Before asking a lawyer to commence proceedings, you should be aware of what constitutes legal grounds for divorce in Singapore.
A Guide to Australia’s Taxation System
Australia’s taxation system has been recently revised. Before doing business in Australia, it is important to know the tax rates.
E-sign Laws: Indonesia
Electronic signatures are an easy way to quicken business transactions with foreign companies. The rules in Indonesia are simple and permissive
Personal Data: Do you know your identified persons from your identifiable persons?
This simple proposed change is a sign that location trackers and online identifiers will soon be under the regulator purview of Privacy Commissioner in HK
Customer Story: Fenix TLS
Fenix TLS is a multinational language technology solutions provider. Here's how they use Zegal's contracts and workflows in their transcreation services
Company Incorporation Step by Step: Taiwan
Simple instructions to get your business set up in Taiwan complete with all the forms and agreements you'll need to get you rolling
Company Incorporation Step by Step: Singapore
An easy guide to all the steps and documents you will need to incorporate your business in Singapore whether as a local resident or a non-Singaporean
E-sign Laws: Hong Kong
Wondering about the legality of electronic signatures? You should know how to incorporate this easy tech solution into your business
Airbnb and Short Term Rentals — Are they Legal?
How do the laws around short term rental sites differ from Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia? Find out before you put your flat up on Airbnb to rent
Collaborating with another brand? Put your legal points in place first
Before you embark into a collaboration with another brand, ensure that your legal points are in place first so you don't end up with regrets down the line.
Is It Illegal to Post Fake News?
How countries around the world are tackling fake news. Find out what anti-misinformation laws have been enacted in countries around the world.
The Good, the Bad, and the Unconscionable
Everyone from business owners to consumers should avoid unconscionable contracts. But if you find yourself stuck with one, could you have legal recourse?
Tips For Drafting Key Terms In A Service Agreement
When drafting a service agreement, or if you're about to sign one, make sure you understand what all the key terms refer to and what your obligations are
6 Great E-Signature Apps
What makes an e-signature app great? It needs to tempt you to ditch paper, fax machines and courier services. Perhaps it won't take all that much convincing