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Johnson & Boon Podcast

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Providing legal tips & advice on a wide variety of problems

Providing legal tips & advice on a wide variety of problems

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United Kingdom

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Providing legal tips & advice on a wide variety of problems

Language:

English

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07707641879


Episodes

Ep41 – Should you sell your Business through an Auction?

6/22/2021
When you think of auctions do images of hammers, paddles being raised by poker faced folks & the ultimate bargain pop into your head? Well did you know you can buy or sell a business through an auction process? This week Rob explains the pros and cons from both sides and perhaps dispels some of those pre-conceptions. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you...

Duration:00:30:36

Ep40 – Can an employer demand staff take COVID tests?

5/26/2021
This week we discuss a very topical subject - can employers demand staff take COVID tests? With many businesses opening up, in some instances for the first time in 18 months, and with all required to make their premise safe for customers and staff alike, is it legal to force staff to take COVID tests to ensure this goal can be achieved? For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further...

Duration:00:30:55

Ep39 – Why setup a Limited Liability Partnership

4/29/2021
You may have heard of a Limited Liability Partnership business or LLP, but do you know what they are and why you might want to choose this business structure over being a Limited company or sole trader? This week Rob and Mark discuss the the pros and cons, as well as how to go about setting one up in what is the first part of a mini series on the topic. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would...

Duration:00:20:08

Ep38 – Have you inadvertently waived the right to forfeit your lease?

3/24/2021
With the protections afforded by the government to commercial lease tenants during the pandemic due to end soon, Rob Boon discusses how landlords who want to recover their property may inadvertently waive their right to forfeit a lease and what to do if you find yourself in that situation. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can call our offices on 0151...

Duration:00:29:41

Ep37 – The Risk of Sub-Contracting

3/12/2021
Does your business use sub contractors? Are you a sub contractor yourself? If so, this is definitely the episode for you as commercial expert Robert Boon discusses how these types of relationships need to be structured in order to avoid a whole host of problems further down the line. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can call our offices on 0151 637...

Duration:00:35:56

Ep36 – COVID-19 Business Interruption Insurance Update

2/22/2021
Many businesses have been impacted by COVID-19 and all should have business insurance, but the big question this last few months has been do they have business interruption cover in that policy and can a claim be made to cover the losses that have been sustained? A huge test case was decided at the back end of 2020, but that decision was appealed by the insurers involved and this month the Court made a decision on that appeal. This episode sees solicitor, Jonathan Field review that decision,...

Duration:00:40:33

Ep35 – New Electrical Rules for Private Landlords

2/12/2021
This week Rob Boon discusses what the latest electrical safety regulations that affect private landlords and tenant. In April 2020 these rules came into place, but only affected tenancy agreements created after 1 July 2020. As of April 2021 they are extended to cover all tenancy agreements meaning, if you rent out a private property and are not familiar with them, you might want to listen. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson &...

Duration:00:27:35

Ep34 – Current risks for Commercial Tenants

2/5/2021
This week Rob Boon goes through some of the very real risks that exist for commercial tenancies at the minute, and how the pending post-COVId-19 rule changes may significantly alter the current landscape and potential solutions to those challenges. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can call our offices on 0151 637 2034 or email...

Duration:00:30:56

Ep33 – Security of Tenure

1/22/2021
If you are a business and your premises is secured with the lease then this might be an episode that interests you, as expert Rob Boon discusses the rules for being able to renew that agreement, even if the Landlord is not keen on the idea. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can call our offices on 0151 637 2034 or email info@johnsonandboon.co.uk You...

Duration:00:30:18

Ep32 – Summary & conclusion of a Business Sale

12/3/2020
In the fourth and final instalment of this mini series, expert Rob Boon covers the final processes that need to be carried out once the sale of a business has been agreed. It might be tantalisingly close to the champagne cork popping moment, but there are still things which need to be done properly to avoid potentially serious issues from arising. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like...

Duration:00:32:01

Ep31 – Disclosure when selling a business

11/26/2020
It’s the third instalment of our mini series and this week we take a look at the disclosure stage, when the seller is required to provide to the buy all information and documentation to show that what they say they are selling it accurate. Expert, Rob Boon discusses some of the key factors that must be considered and the pitfalls of trying to do this yourself. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you...

Duration:00:35:31

Ep30 – Shares & Asset Purchase

11/19/2020
This is the second in a four part series which looks at the purchase and sale of a business. After looking at the need to do proper diligence last week, in this episode expert Rob Boon discusses the finer details of the terms which make up a sale and how these protect each party and their respective interests. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can...

Duration:00:30:49

Ep29 – Due Diligence

11/12/2020
Next to a house, buying a business will probably be one of the most expensive things you will purchase in your lifetime. With the old rule 'buyer beware' very much applying in this arena, doing your due diligence to make sure you are getting what you expect is vital. In this first of a four part series, Robert Boon goes through the key features of the due diligence process. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors...

Duration:00:34:40

Ep28 – Relief from Sanctions

10/28/2020
Sometimes even the best laid plans can go wrong. Mistakes happen, occasionally things are misunderstood or you forget to put important dates in your diary. Whatever it might be, when it comes to legal cases, it can be the difference between your case being dismissed on a technicality or not. In this weeks episode Mark Johnson goes through some of the occasions when such problems might arise and more importantly how you can fix them. During the episode we mention the importance of...

Duration:00:28:56

Ep27 – Tenant Eviction Rules Update

10/22/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a profound impact on the landlord and tenant sector as the latest wave of rule changes about evicting tenants comes into play. Check out this episode which has Jonathan Field going through all the latest changes to help you make sense of it all. Want to know more simply click here to download an overview. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some...

Duration:00:36:49

Ep26 – Forcing disclosure of documents

10/9/2020
In Episode 24, expert Jonathan Field Went through what we mean by the term disclosure and how it can be the difference between success and failure in a legal dispute. This week Jonathan looks more specifically at what can be done if your opponent fails to comply with their obligation to disclose set documents. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help or advice, you can...

Duration:00:32:35

Ep25 – Getting a Security for Costs

10/7/2020
There is a fundamental principle that UK Citizens can enforce their rights through the court process. Unfortunately some start cases out of malicious intent, others with no real prospects of success and others knowing full well that were they to lose they would be unable to pay the other sides costs. In this episode Robert Boon discusses what defendants can do to protect their position if they believe one of these applies. How to ensure they have as good a chance as possible to recover their...

Duration:00:29:50

Ep24 – Disclosure

9/23/2020
It sounds like a simple and rather dull topic but as you will find by listening to Jonathan Field in this episode, it is actually probably the most important, tactically influenced and sometimes most interesting aspect of a case. Certainly if you were involved in any type of legal action knowing some of these key tools and approaches may be the difference between winning and losing your case! For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson &...

Duration:00:40:49

EP23 – Unfair Dismissal

9/16/2020
At a time when a worldwide pandemic has made losing your job a real possibility, it is important to understand when it is fair and when it is not to terminate someone's employment. This week Chris Johnson goes through the criteria for making an Unfair Dismissal claim and pitfalls associated with this type of legal action from both the employer and employees perspective. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors...

Duration:00:39:12

Ep22 – Alcohol Licensing

9/3/2020
As has been the case for most of the last 5 months, COVID-19 is the topic of the town and today's episode is no different. With pubs being reopened, expert Chris Johnson discusses important factors businesses need to remember and consider when selling alcohol with the social distancing rules having altered the licensing landscape. For more information and details of the full range of services on offer, you can visit the Johnson & Boon Solicitors website. If you would like some further help...

Duration:00:40:54