Monthly Archives: Oct 2016

BBC News: Nuisance call bosses to face £500,000 fines

I saw this on the BBC and thought you should see it: Nuisance call bosses to face £500,000 fines –

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Paperwise Solutions become a Reputation Advocate

Welcome to our latest Reputation Advocate Paperwise Solutions Making paperwork easy     Find out more “When you need a reliable and dependable expert”  Categories  |  Directory  |  Join  ✓  Audited against our membership criteria ✓  Agree to our Ethical … Continue reading

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BBC News: Business centre ‘held to ransom’ for bitcoins by cyber criminals

Business centre ‘held to ransom’ for bitcoins by cyber criminals –

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F2 Business Huddle

The huddles in full flow.

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F2 Business Huddle 

Great Reputation Matters presentation thanks to Tony Kershaw.

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Crab Insight October 2016

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Late Payment time bomb!

If, as a small business, you pay your suppliers late i.e. outside the agreed payment terms or outside 30 days if there are no payment terms, then you are vulnerable to claims for late payment penalties. Even if the supplier … Continue reading

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Does a data processor have to inform the data owner of a security breach?

Although there is no legal obligation on data controllers to report breaches of security which result in loss, release or corruption of personal data, the Information Commissioner expects serious breaches (which are not defined) to be reported. There should be a written agreement … Continue reading

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If there is poor performance and we dispute an invoice, how does this impact on the late payment rights?

Essentially the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998 gives certain rights if invoices are paid late. If an invoice is disputed, they do not stop. To overcome this the non disputed portion of the invoice should be paid … Continue reading

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Does a business buying goods and services on line get any cancellation rights as consumers do?

Consumers enjoy cancellation rights by virtue of the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and, as the name implies these only apply to contracts between businesses and consumers. They do not apply to business to business transactions. Therefore, … Continue reading

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