Author: Michael Coyle

What is Passing Off?

Passing Off is entirely based on common law – case precedents – and is an action one would pursue in court at a steep cost.

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Shareholder Agreements

Shareholders have little rights in comparison to directors of a company who make the majority of decisions and are commonly involved with the day to

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Escrow Agreements

Escrow Agreements are a tri-partite agreement under which a software developer agrees to deposit a copy of the source code to the software with an

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Software Escrow

What is Escrow? The term escrow is most commonly applied to situations where an independent third party holds money or property on behalf of transacting

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Joint Tortfeasorship

The concept of a limited company being a separate legal entity, was firmly established in the case of Salomon v Salomon. Sullivan v Sullivan in

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