1 10, 2020

Legal 500 2021 rankings announced

By |2020-10-02T18:31:37+01:00October 1st, 2020|About Us, Banking & Finance, Commercial, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Our People, Services|

Teacher Stern has been recommended as a top-tier firm with an elite Leading Lawyer in the Legal 500 2021 Teacher Stern is delighted to be recommended as a top-tier firm in 5 practice areas in The Legal 500 UK 2021 edition. The team are also celebrating Martine Nathan’s listing as a leading individual in the elite Leading Lawyers group. Martine [...]

24 06, 2020

Extended deadline to notify VAT option to tax

By |2020-10-05T15:23:22+01:00June 24th, 2020|Commercial, Corporate, Finance, Tax|

Extended deadline to notify VAT option to tax As part of its response to the Covid-19 pandemic, HMRC extended from the usual 30 days to 90 days the period in which a taxpayer is required to notify an option to tax over property to be made. Initially this extension only applied to options made between 15 February 2020 and 31 [...]

27 05, 2020

Overview: Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill

By |2020-10-05T16:05:05+01:00May 27th, 2020|Commercial, Corporate|

Overview: Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill is widely expected to become law within the next month or so. When it does, it will have an immediate and significant effect on the law relating to company insolvency. It does not change the law on personal insolvency. The Bill is 238 pages long. Its provisions are [...]

22 05, 2020

High Court Decision – CCA applies to Tomlin Orders

By |2020-10-05T15:39:19+01:00May 22nd, 2020|Commercial, Dispute Resolution|

Highlight on a High Court Decision - CCA applies to Tomlin Orders In an important decision for almost anybody involved in commercial litigation, the High Court on 22 May 2020 handed down the first decision stating categorically that the Consumer Credit Act 1974 (CCA) does apply to agreements recorded in Tomlin Orders. The case in question is Gertner (1) and [...]

18 05, 2020

Teacher Stern welcomes senior associate to the commercial litigation team

By |2020-06-25T15:12:26+01:00May 18th, 2020|Commercial, Construction, Dispute Resolution|

We are delighted to welcome Luke Turtle to Teacher Stern as he joins our successful litigation team. Luke brings a wealth of commercial litigation experience and will be a crucial part of the ongoing development of the dispute resolution offering from Teacher Stern. On joining the team, Luke commented, “I am looking forward to working with my clients and providing [...]

19 03, 2020

Pandemic protection – the impact COVID-19 has on the insurance sector

By |2020-03-20T09:27:49+00:00March 19th, 2020|Commercial, Services|

Do you have questions regarding insurance and whether you may have cover under an existing policy for a particular set of circumstances relating to Coronavirus? Sarah Emerson, Partner at Teacher Stern, spoke to Tom Inchley, at LexisNexis, about insurance with a focus on insureds, during this uncertain time. Could you give us a brief introduction to the types of insurance [...]

13 12, 2019

Corona completes Business by Technology acquisition

By |2019-12-13T13:24:25+00:00December 13th, 2019|Commercial, Corporate|

Teacher Stern have assisted Corona Corporate Solutions with its recent acquisition of the Business by Technology Group. BBT have been supplying hardware and document base software solutions nationwide from their offices in Coventry, Manchester and East Anglia for over 20 years, adding to Corona’s current presence and offering in East Anglia. Teacher Stern have advised Corona on its acquisition programme [...]

9 12, 2019

UKJT Issues Legal Statement on Cryptoassets & Smart Contracts in England & Wales

By |2019-12-09T16:23:03+00:00December 9th, 2019|Commercial, Services, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

The UK Jurisdiction Taskforce (“UKJT”) is one of six taskforces that make up the LawTech Delivery Panel established by the UK government, the judiciary and the Law Society of England and Wales as a collaborative discussion forum to promote the use of technology in the UK’s legal sector. In May 2019 the UKJT issued a public consultation seeking to identify [...]

4 02, 2019

Network and Information Systems Regulations

By |2019-02-04T11:58:10+00:00February 4th, 2019|Commercial|

Our corporate and commercial associate Juliana Ruseva has been published in PLC Magazine’s January/February 2019 issue. Her article assesses the impact of the Network and Information Systems Regulations that came into force in May 2018 with their aim being to tackle cyber security across all industries. The article focuses particularly on the cost of cyber security breaches, the practical implications [...]

11 12, 2018

Teacher Stern advises founders of Manifesto Digital Limited on sale and AIM IPO

By |2018-12-11T13:04:54+00:00December 11th, 2018|Commercial, Corporate, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

Jon Poole and team acted for the founders of the digital experience agency Manifesto Digital on the sale of Manifesto Digital to Panoply Holdings and their subsequent involvement in the AIM IPO of Panoply Holdings – following an over-subscription, with a market capitalisation at admission of approximately £30 million and having raised gross proceeds of £5 million. Manifesto joins the [...]

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