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All posts by Katherine Gilroy

Katherine is a solicitor based in the corporate commercial team, advising on a broad range of corporate and commercial law matters including shareholders’ agreements, commercial supply agreements, acquisitions and disposals. Prior to joining Sherrards, Katherine trained and qualified at a boutique commercial law firm in the West-End, specialising in advising entrepreneurs and SMEs on all commercial matters, including commercial contracts, investment agreements, intellectual property issues and company law matters.

GDPR- Top tips one year on

On 25 May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect, and was heralded as the EU’s biggest shake up of data protection regulation to date. In the run up to ‘GDPR-Day’ we were inundated with emails from businesses asking us if we wanted to “stay in touch” and asking us to re-consent …

GDPR- Top tips one year on

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Directors face hidden dangers in insolvency Twilight Zone

UK businesses are in an extended period of uncertainty, and corporate insolvencies are at their highest since 2014, according to the Insolvency Service. The impacts are most visible on the high street where news of established brands going under is a regular occurrence. Directors of limited companies take comfort in the fact that their liability …

Directors face hidden dangers in insolvency Twilight Zone

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Seeing red – Louboutin’s trademark victory at the ECJ

In 1992 a fashion designer borrowed a pot of red nail varnish from his assistant, and in painting the sole of a stiletto heel in the scarlet colour, created a brand that is to many recognisable throughout the world as the work of Christian Louboutin. Earlier this summer, the European Court of Justice ruled that …

Seeing red – Louboutin’s trademark victory at the ECJ

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Sherrards’ corporate team helps HungryPanda to share its food

Sherrards corporate lawyers have been working with a new comer to the food delivery scene, HungryPanda. Founded by University of Nottingham graduate Liu Kelu in 2016, the delivery service now has 15,000 active users and a network of 250 restaurants across six UK cities. They provide an efficient delivery service from local Asian restaurants and …

Sherrards’ corporate team helps HungryPanda to share its food

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