5 Top Tips When Dealing With A Business Dispute

A dispute is challenging enough at any time but if you’re finding that you have an issue that has arisen relating to a business contract, there are several ways to best deal with the situation that will be more likely to end in a positive result. Whatever the decision you take, it’s vital that you [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Business, Ervin Hall, legal adviser|0 Comments

Affordable and Accessible Legal Advice for SMEs

One size fits Hall Earlier this year I was interviewed by The Law Society Gazette, for their write up on legal advice for SME's. Ervin Hall, a Hampshire­ based consultancy, places its focus on ‘affordable and accessible’ legal advice for SMEs. ‘It is general legal and commercial support that an in-house lawyer would provide in larger companies,’ explains founder Louise Hall. ‘Most smaller companies don’t have that luxury or don’t have that [...]

By | June 1st, 2017|Business, Ervin Hall, legal adviser|0 Comments

Buying or selling a limited company and feeling lost in the woods?

If you are thinking about buying or selling a limited company, then there are two main options. One option is to buy or sell the shares of the company; the other is to buy or sell the assets from the company. In a deal where the business is run by a sole trader, then you [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|Acquisitions, Ervin Hall, legal adviser, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Getting personal: helping you understand ‘limited liability’ risks

As a lawyer offering small business legal help in Hampshire, some of the questions that I’m often asked are those about limited liability. What is it? Limited liability means that, unless a director personally guarantees a liability of the company, for example if the director is a bank guarantor or a guarantor under a commercial [...]

By | November 16th, 2016|legal adviser|0 Comments

Shareholder agreements, peace and harmony: making a shared business work

Starting a new business, or buying into an existing one, is always an exciting time. All that positivity and enthusiasm! What could possibly go wrong? Everything new has an element of the unknown, that’s what makes it so thrilling. But with every new business venture comes an element of risk, especially where there are shareholders [...]

By | November 8th, 2016|Business, Financial, legal adviser|0 Comments

How can small business owners in Hampshire ensure their Terms and Conditions are fit for purpose?

Ervin Hall has helped numerous clients in Hampshire with their terms and conditions. Many had one thing in common - their terms and conditions didn’t end up doing everything they thought they did. Whether your terms and conditions have been put together internally, or have been legally drafted, they need to be reviewed periodically to [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|Ervin Hall, legal adviser, Terms and conditions|0 Comments

Why smart SMEs are engaging Ervin Hall for legal advice

What makes us different to anyone else out there who specialises in legal advice for SMEs in Hampshire? Quite simply, Ervin Hall was born from a frustration that SMEs often seem to get the raw end of the deal when it comes to legal support. For example, a small business may not have the option [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|Ervin Hall, legal adviser|0 Comments

A question of trust

"Trust is built on telling the truth, not telling people what they want to hear." Simon Sinek, Business Author and Consultant As business lawyers in Basingstoke, all our commercial relationships have to be built on trust; this is our guiding principle. When you’re looking for suitable business lawyers in Hampshire or the surrounding counties, [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Business, Ervin Hall, legal adviser|0 Comments