Business & Regulatory Advice


Getting the basics wrong in your business can lead to far more complicated problems, so our Regulatory team is here to help you make sure you have the right legal underpinning for your ambitions.

Key Business Regulatory services

  • Competition law compliance
  • Advice on prize competitions and free draws and lotteries
  • Advice on rules regulating advertising and marketing
  • Ad hoc advice on product regulation
  • Corporate governance
  • Data protection compliance
  • Advice on consumer law, including distance selling, unfair commercial practices and unfair terms


Work examples

  • Advising a trade body in the software industry on compliance with competition law and EU rules on horizontal agreements.
  • Advising on exclusivity provisions and restrictions in commercial agreements.
  • Advising clients various clients on terms and conditions for a free prize draw.
  • Advising on the application of REACH to certain chemicals used by one of our clients, and advising on the application of the EU regulation on cosmetics to another of our clients.
  • Advising clients on conflicts of interests and good corporate governance

How we’ve helped our clients

“Thank you so much for your support, advice and guidance delivered promptly and efficiently with patience and good humour which was very much appreciated.”

Jo Ash, Chief Executive – Southampton Voluntary Services

Southampton Voluntary Services

Introducing your key contact

Crispin Dick
Partner – Commercial



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