There’s no such thing as a simple lease notice

It is a sign of these still somewhat troubled economic times that lease notices are being regularly disputed and litigated.  Break notices often steal the lime light, but even commercial lease notices served pursuant to the 1954 Act are being […]

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Apportionment of residential management charges – finally a common sense decision

With all the drama caused by the decision in Phillips v Francis a more recent decision which offers some good news to managing agents may have been overlooked. Recent decisions have often seemed to complicate and confuse what were standard […]

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Sale of ALS Motor Parts

OTB Eveling recently acted as solicitors for the owners of ALS Motor Parts in the sale of the entire share capital to Motor Parts Direct.  ALS is a long-established independent parts and accessories business with branches across Devon.  Motor Parts […]

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Sale of Western Electrical

OTB Eveling recently acted as solicitors for the owners, Stuart and Allyson Morrison, on the share sale of Western Electrical Holding Limited to Marlowe Holdings Investments Limited. Western Electrical is the largest independent electrical wholesaler in the south west. The […]

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Unfair dismissal changes – Employers must read this!

On Monday, 29 July 2013 the following changes to employment law came into effect.  At last we are now seeing some changes that favour employers. The cap on the compensatory unfair dismissal award has been set to the lower of £74,200 […]

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Van Ameyde acquires Swedish claims handler Sverigeskador

OTB Eveling recently acted for Van Ameyde Group on its acquisition of the entire share capital of Sverigeskador AB in Sweden.  Van Ameyde is a pan-European insurance claims handling business and the acquisition of Sverigeskador is a result of Van […]

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OTB Eveling welcomes Keith Biggs as Commercial Property Partner

OTB Eveling has continued to expand with the addition of Keith Biggs as a Partner in its Property Team. Keith has an excellent local reputation having worked in and around Exeter for over 23 years. He brings to the firm […]

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Jamie Oliver’s Fabulous Feasts acquires Mecco

OTB Eveling recently acted as solicitors for owners Mark Ellis and Jeremy Wood in the share sale of event caterer Mark Ellis Catering Company Limited (Mecco) to Jamie Oliver’s Fabulous Feasts Limited for an undisclosed sum. Mecco has a stellar […]

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Graysons Education

OTB Eveling recently acted as solicitors for Graysons Limited in the sale of its education catering business to the Brookwood Partnership for an undisclosed sum. Richard Biggs,  led the transaction. The sale will allow Graysons, which launched in 2008, to focus […]

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Thinking of doing business abroad?

If you are considering selling your goods or services abroad, rather than carrying out direct sales, you may consider appointing an agent or a distributor in the overseas market. Such a person or organisation may have local knowledge and contacts […]

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