Shaper: Richard Joseph (encore)

Joseph Joseph was launched by talented twin brothers Richard and Antony Joseph in 2003. Since then, they have seen their company develop from a small business into a truly...

Shaper: Richard Joseph (encore)

Joseph Joseph was launched by talented twin brothers Richard and Antony Joseph in 2003. Since then, they have seen their company develop from a small business into a truly...

4MLD: stricter UK transparency rules & EU to follow UK’s lead on PSC registers?

The European Commission has proposed Fourth Money Laundering Directive (4MLD) amendments and early implementation. As we have discussed in previous blog posts, as of 6 April most UK companies...

Will the European Commission’s model clauses stand up to scrutiny?

The inevitable has happened. In light of the issues highlighted by the European Court in its Schrems v. Facebook ruling in October last year (explained in our blog), the...

Unconscious bias in the workplace – can it be tackled?

In an attempt to address gender stereotypes, Google recently proposed 13 new emojis depicting women having careers as engineers, scientists, construction workers and farmers among other things. Considering that,...

Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010

August 2016 will see the biggest shake up to UK Insurance law in living memory. In addition to the implementation of a new general Insurance Act, making substantial changes...

Entrepreneurs Are Being Priced Out Of London

London’s housing crisis has united left and right in solidarity. And as I explained yesterday, most sensible people agree that it’s principally a problem of restricted supply. But while...

Shaper: Ben Wright

A former Corporate Finance M&A Lawyer at Allen & Overy, in 2002, Ben – along with his brother-in-law – founded Wright Brothers, a British seafood business with a core...

Why London Needs A Drone Superhighway Over The Thames

On 5 May, Londoners will vote on who should replace Boris Johnson as Mayor of London. As happens in elections, the candidates are playing their opponents instead of their...

Business Shapers: Peter Usborne

Peter Usborne featured on Jazz Shapers, a radio programme broadcast on Jazz FM, presented by Mishcon de Reya’s Director of Business Development, Elliot Moss. On Jazz Shapers, entrepreneurs like...

Chatbots – who is actually chatting?

Chatbots – software programs that respond to text and/or vocal inputs in a humanlike manner – are beginning to proliferate online. Facebook announced at its recent F8 developer conference...