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How the right Standard Terms and Conditions can be the insurance policy you can’t buy!

There are typically 7 risks your company routinely takes by not incorporating properly drafted standard terms and conditions.   Patrick Tedstone, Managing Partner at ORJ, explains just how important it…Read More

Protecting your Intellectual Property

Much of the value in a business is underpinned by its intellectual property (IP) and protecting your intellectual property is a serious matter.  But what is intellectual property and how…Read More

The secret to success in commercial litigation

I have been litigating for 25 years.  When I was at school and as a student, I played league chess to a fair standard.  I don’t know whether chess made…Read More

Can I make a claim against my professional advisor?

In day to day life in business, and in private, the need arises to employ the services of a professional advisor, be it a surveyor, accountant, architect or, dare I…Read More

ORJ Number 1 for Litigation Services

The litigation team at ORJ has been rated by the Legal 500 as a Tier 1 provider of litigation services.  This follows a number of recent high profile instructions involving cases nationally…Read More

Fight Now Or Pay Later

Litigation costs reforms tilt balance in defendant’s favour. The government has recently approved a raft of reforms (recommended within Lord Justice Jackson’s green paper) to rules governing civil litigation costs. …Read More

Copyright: Is your business on the right track?

Previously, I wrote an article about intellectual property (IP), in particular the fundamental importance of Trade Marks to the value of a business. Whilst it generated a lot of interest,…Read More

4 Copyright Assets That Your Company Owns And Can Protect

Are you protecting all of your company's copyright assets? Copyright protection ensures you have protected your work and that no one else can use it without your permission.  Copyright vests…Read More

7 Risks You're Taking By Not Incorporating Properly Drafted Standard Terms and Conditions

Do you have insurance for your business premises? Your vehicles and equipment? I expect you do, because we all know that business contains risks. How about properly drafted standard terms…Read More

ORJ wins intellectual property trial for iconic British manufacturer and follows up by obtaining a £1m freezing order

ORJ is delighted to announce that following a 6 day trial in the Chancery Division of the High Court, it has successfully protected the registered and unregistered design rights of…Read More