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Business Law: Overview

Having an understanding of business law, and being prepared to meet its requirements, are essential parts of running your own business.

As an owner-manager, you may be an expert in what your business does, but it is vital that you also recognise your responsibilities under the law.

As your company develops, you will need to keep up with the latest legal requirements, from setting up the company to potentially closing it down.

This section provides an introduction to key areas of business law, including:

  • Individual bankruptcy
  • Setting up and running a company
  • Setting up and running a partnership