Make sure you're up to speed with the essential legalities of setting up and running a business.
When you set up in business, one of the first things you must do is choose a name. A well-chosen name can play a powerful part in building your business and contributing to its profile and success.
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The law has a lot to say about running a business, so being aware of the legal basics is essential.
There are laws governing how you set your business up, your company name, customers' and employees' rights and, of course, health and safety. It's also important to consider subjects such as your trading terms and conditions, contracts and insurance.
We've produced two guides to give you an overview of the legal basics you may need to think about.
Download our Setting up your business guide
Download our guide Running your business
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