Balancing beliefs and business: Insights from the Omooba v Michael Garrett Associates Ltd Case

In a recent case, Omooba v Michael Garrett Associates Ltd (T/A Global Artists), the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) made a significant ruling regarding religious beliefs in the workplace. The case involved a Christian actor, Ms. Omooba, who was dismissed from…

Moorcrofts Sponsors Bucks Prop Social: The Big County Review!

Moorcrofts is delighted to sponsor the upcoming Bucks Prop Social: The Big County Review, alongside Arrow Planning, set to take place on Wednesday 12th June 2024, from 12:15 to 14:00 at the picturesque Macdonald Compleat Angler in Bisham. Aim of…

The Lifecycle of Renting Business Premises

All businesses need premises in which to operate whether that is a home office, a 1000 sq ft commercial office, a retail unit, a 50,000 sq ft industrial shed or something in between. Whether you are searching for your first…

Expansion of Senior Team at Moorcrofts 

Leading corporate and technology law firm, Moorcrofts, proudly announces the addition of two new Partners. Lindsey Abbott has been promoted to Employment Partner, and having been with Moorcrofts since 2019, she brings a wealth of experience and exceptional skills in…

An Employment Law Update Webinar

Moorcrofts is hosting a free employment law update webinar on 24 April 2024, with Lindsey Abbott. Book here.

EMI share options – tax advantaged staff incentivisation

Enterprise management incentives share options (“EMI Options”) are a discretionary award that carry tax-advantageous benefits.  Targeted specifically for trading companies that are seeking to grow, EMI Options are a tax efficient way to incentivise and retain staff.  For context, national…

Moorcrofts help secure new premises for Retail Alchemy Limited in London

Moorcrofts commercial property team has advised Retail Alchemy Limited on its exit from existing premises in Wendover and a new letting in Central London. Retail Alchemy is a professional services company that provides marketing return on investment measurement and advice…

Andrew Katz to share expertise at SOOCon24

Andrew Katz, Moorcrofts Head of Technology and IP and CEO of Orcro, will speak at the highly anticipated State of Open Con 2024 (SOOCon24) on Tuesday 6 February at The Brewery in London.  Andrew will be joined by Stephen Pollard,…

Andrew Katz to speak at FOSDEM | 3 & 4 February 2024

Andrew Katz, Moorcrofts Head of Technology and IP and CEO of Orcro, will speak at FOSDEM 2024 on Sunday 3 February, in the vibrant city of Brussels, Belgium, at the Solbosch campus of the ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles). Andrew’s…

The Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 – A Breakdown of the changes to UK Company Law

The Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 (“ECCTA 2023”) has introduced important changes to UK company law which will allow the Registrar of Companies to play a more prominent role in tackling economic crime, and supporting economic growth and…

Moorcrofts launches second series of “Moorcrofts Means Business” podcast: Navigating the business journey from start-up to exit and everything in between

Leading corporate and technology law firm, Moorcrofts, is thrilled to announce the launch of the highly anticipated second series of its widely acclaimed podcast, “Moorcrofts Means Business.” The new series entitled “Navigating the Business Journey from Start-up to Exit and…

Starting a Company: The process and essential documents

Incorporating a company in England is an exciting step towards starting your business. The incorporation process in England is a quick and relatively simple process compared to other jurisdictions, offering an appetising place to do business. Choose the type of…

Andrew Katz participates in panel discussion on Open Source and MA at the Open Compliance Summit 2023

The tech world converged in Tokyo on 7-8 December 2023 for the Open Compliance Summit, a pinnacle event hosted by the Linux Foundation as part of the 2023 Open Source Summit Japan. This gathering, exclusive to Linux Foundation members and…

Spreading cheer and goodwill: Moorcrofts supports Marlow Santa Fun Run!

In the spirit of spreading joy and festive cheer, Moorcrofts is thrilled to be a sponsor for the Marlow Santa Fun Run this year.  Embracing the festive spirit The Marlow Santa Fun Run, a beloved annual event in our town,…

Moorcrofts’ charity quiz triumphs, raising over £1000 for Thames Valley Adventure Playground

On Thursday 23 November, leading law firm Moorcrofts transformed Marlow Rowing Club into a hub of knowledge and camaraderie for a charity quiz in aid of Thames Valley Adventure Playground. The event drew 11 teams into the spirited competition of…

Andrew Katz receives prestigious Law and Policy Award at OpenUK Awards 2023

Moorcrofts Head of Tech and IP and CEO of Orcro Limited, Andrew Katz received the esteemed Law and Policy category award at the fourth OpenUK Awards Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony on 20 November 2023, held at the House of…

How to set up an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT)

An Employee Ownership Trust (EOT) is a structure whereby employees own shares in their employing company via a trust. EOTs can create high employee engagement, an improved work culture and superior performance when compared to traditional company models.  What are…

Andrew Katz named a finalist in the OpenUK Awards 2023

Moorcrofts Head of Tech and IP and CEO of Orcro Limited, Andrew Katz, has been named a finalist in the prestigious Law and Policy category of the OpenUK Awards 2023. The OpenUK Awards celebrate outstanding contributions within the Open Technology…

Moorcrofts advises Thames Air & Water Tech on move to new premises

Moorcrofts advises Thames Air & Water Tech Limited on the acquisition of new office premises in Flackwell Heath, Buckinghamshire. Moorcrofts Commercial Property Team has advised Thames Air & Water Tech Limited, a local business  providing air conditioning, water treatment, electrical…

Preparing your company for sale

Selling your business is your opportunity to reap the rewards from many years of commitment and hard work. However, the process of selling your business can be overwhelming.  The stress of dealing with the sale process (and resolving any issues that…

The achilles’ heel of practice management systems: The dangers of single point of failure

With software moving to the cloud, many organisations providing professional services are embracing modern practice management systems (“PMS”) which now host their clients’ data in the cloud. There are undoubtedly a lot of potential advantages to using these solutions. However,…

Moorcrofts’ Charity Quiz Night

At Moorcrofts, we believe that helping people extends beyond the services we provide and that it is important to be a part of our community by supporting local charitable initiatives. We are therefore delighted to be hosting a charity quiz…

Moorcrofts shines in Legal 500 UK 2024 rankings: retaining its position as a ‘Tier 1’ law firm

Leading law firm Moorcrofts, known for its legal expertise in advising businesses, proudly announces its exceptional performance in the recently unveiled L500 UK 2024 rankings. The firm has once again reaffirmed its position as a Tier 1 powerhouse for Corporate and…

Exit Planning unveiled: strategies, preparation and alternative structures for a smooth transition

Are you considering selling your business within the next five years? Whether you’re looking to exit to a third party, explore management buyouts, or simply want to ensure your exit strategy is tax-efficient, our upcoming webinar in conjunction with Nunn…