Firm News

Failure is ok…initially. Don’t discard the boring stuff. Be brand aware. Success is not overnight. These and several other nuggets of wisdom were imparted at our first networking event of our Gregg Latchams Business Network programme. Over...

An article about the implications and entitlements of being a commercial agent under the Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993 and when a right to compensation or indemnity arises.

The recent case of the daring duo who scanned the bust of Nefertiti whilst on display at the Berlin Neues Museum and then made available for free download a 3D copy that can be printed by anyone with a 3D printer, has left lawyers wondering whether any...

An article on the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC), a specialist court designed to provide a cost effective forum for intellectual property claims.

The South West’s digital, media and technology sector is the hot trend to be in this year. Every day, news emerges about the latest success story and now there is an awards event to match the hype. The Edge Awards , taking place this week, host a...

Gregg Latchams' Business Club has undergone a facelift - please welcome to the floor GL Business Network: a series of events designed to offer Gregg Latchams’ clients and contacts access to leading industry speakers and high level networking opportunities. 

Our first talk will be hosted by experts from the food, drink and hospitality sector, however the discussion points will be relevant to every SME or entrepreneur on the cusp of growth. The overarching theme of the day is: Passion to Profit: The Road to Commercial Success

An article detailing the Gregg Latchams Dispute Resolution Team fixed fee services for small claims disputes under £10,000.

The Digital Media & Technology team at Gregg Latchams are delighted to sponsor the drinks reception at the EDGE Awards at the Paintworks on 24 February 2016. The EDGE Awards will celebrate the region's finest in design, gadgetry and...
The Digital Media & Technology team at Gregg Latchams are delighted to sponsor the drinks reception at the EDGE Awards at the Paintworks on 24 February 2016. The EDGE Awards will celebrate the region's finest in design, gadgetry and...
Gregg Latchams has been selected by Business West to deliver a series of webinars on legal issues, as part of its Start & Grow programme. The series of four, one-hour webinars will cover: Shares and shareholders, articles of association vs....
Gregg Latchams has advised the University of Bristol Theatre Collection on its acquisition of the Oliver Messel Archive for £100,000. Oliver Messel (1904-1978) was one of the foremost stage designers of the 20th century, famed for his flair with...

Recent pension changes have attracted much publicity. However you need to get proper advice before taking out money as it will potentially impact on the tax relief you will gain on future payments in.

Santander & Gregg Latchams - Manufacturing Sector Seminar & Networking Event Does your business have the potential to grow rapidly over the next couple of years? In the Manufacturing sector there are key areas to focus on that can help you...
Frankie joined the Corporate and Commercial department at Gregg Latchams in February 2015. She qualified as a solicitor with Slaughter and May and worked for a number of years in the firm’s commercial department where she was involved in a range of...
Over the last few months we have written several articles aimed at helping you with one of the business owner’s trickiest challenges, namely, what’s the best way to exit your business?  Many business owners avoid thinking about succession...
Please join us for our final Business Club (as you know it) on Thursday 11 June, where we will have the fantastic Jonathon Porritt joining us, eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development. Jonathon will be speaking about his...

Bristol law firm Gregg Latchams Limited had the pleasure of hosting a delegation of twenty Chinese representatives from development companies, government, architects and academia for a day of exploration and learning around the city.  Their purpose was to examine Bristol’s redeveloped post-industrial landscape, learn from the city’s experiences and gather ideas to help address issues facing China’s own urban regeneration.

Disputes between family members are common, and it’s an area where we are often asked for help.  Our dispute resolution team recognises that litigation is not always the right approach in these situations – the idea of taking brothers or...
Two out of three guide dogs and six out of 10 life boat launches are paid for by gifts in wills, and there seems to be a renewed interest in charitable giving.  An increasing number of our “better off” clients are asking themselves whether...
Gregg Latchams has been helping Chinese SME’s set up in the UK, and working with local representatives in China to serve the needs of South West businesses looking to do business in China.  Holley Metering Limited is a new Gregg Latchams client....
When it comes to divorce, when is it too late to claim money from an ex partner?  That’s the question raised by the recent case where the Supreme Court gave Kathleen Wyatt the go-ahead to seek money from her ex-husband, Ecotricity boss Dale...
For a business, litigation can come at just the worst moment.  The matter raising the need to litigate may be the cause of cash flow issues. You might not have access to the funds you need to pay the legal fees to progress the claim. Success fees on...
Bristol specialist software firm Iken Business has relocated into larger waterfront offices to support its continuing expansion. The move to 1 Georges Square off Victoria Street has also been triggered by the redevelopment of its previous base – the...
We’ve been raising money for St Peter’s hospice for eighteen months, and are delighted to announce a fantastic fundraising final figure of £15,010.14. The money has been raised in a variety of ways – some of us ran the Bristol...
Gregg Latchams is very excited to have recently opened its first permanent London office. The new Mayfair office will enable the firm to give better service to its increasing London clientele.   The office is situated at 14 Manchester Square, just a...