Knights enters South West with acquisition of OTB Eveling LLP

Knights, the UK’s fastest growing legal and professional services business 1, today announces that it has agreed to acquire OTB Eveling LLP (“OTB Eveling”), an independent commercial law firm based in Exeter. Acquisition rationale and background The acquisition of OTB [...]

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How and when to settle an employment claim

There are many reasons why you might not want to settle an employment claim, and if you’ve done nothing wrong why should you? But sometimes it is a simple business decision. So, if there is no sense in putting the [...]

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Taking the pain out of redundancies?

It is sign of the times that many businesses are looking at making redundancies within their teams. If you haven’t already looked at it, there is a good chance that you will be soon. In what are already painful times, [...]

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How to get out of a Contract

Want to get out of a Contract? If you have a long-term contract with a supplier that you aren’t happy with, you may feel locked in until the end of the contract term. That doesn’t necessarily have to be the [...]

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Coronavirus Code of Practice for the Commercial Property Sector

As a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the government has taken a number of steps to try and support the commercial property sector of the UK economy. On the 25th March 2020 the Coronavirus Act 2020 came into force.  [...]

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Local biomed firm secures additional equity investment

We were delighted to have acted for existing and new investor-shareholders on a £425,000 investment in Molendotech, a University of Plymouth spinout company.  The investment was completed on 30 April and will be used to accelerate and expand the applications of Molendotech’s [...]

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OTB Eveling LLP advises on a sale of a majority stake in Montane Ltd – February 2020

OTB Eveling LLP advised the shareholders of Montane Ltd, an outdoor sports clothing brand, on their multi-million pound sale of a majority interest in Montane Limited to Edinburgh private equity firm, Inverleith LLP. The OTB Eveling team was led by [...]

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COVID-19 – what you should do now as an employer

All of our heads have been swimming with COVID-19 and the rapidly changing landscape. As an employer, the action you may need to take now will depend, to some extent, upon the nature of your workplace, the roles carried out [...]

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Financial Support for Businesses during COVID-19

COVID-19 is a moving beast and the advice / support from the government seems to be changing daily.  However, on Friday evening, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, set out the financial help the government is going to give to support businesses [...]

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OTBE advises on two prominent hotel sales

OTB Eveling advised Mr & Mrs Way on their sale to St Austell Brewery of both the Royal Castle Hotel in Dartmouth and the Royal Seven Stars Hotel in Totnes. The OTB Eveling team were led by Keith Biggs and [...]

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Please rest assured that OTB Eveling remains open for business in support of all of our clients during this difficult period. Our remote working capability is fully tested and secure. We would recommend that over the next few weeks, clients email their usual firm contact directly, although we will try to deal with any calls coming through the main line as soon as possible. For new or general enquiries, please email info@otbeveling.com