The best companies are formed around a simple but great idea. As this idea develops and is introduced to the world, it needs to be nurtured and protected. Do Protect offers clear and accessible legal advice and explanations on all aspects of setting up, running and growing your own business, including:
- Intellectual Property Rights
- Raising finance
- Dealing with customers and suppliers
- E-commerce and social media
- Building a team
- Selling your business
Do Protect is essential reading for anyone starting their own business. Get the legalities right, then focus on the fun stuff. Build your business on a strong foundation.
Johnathan Rees is a company commercial lawyer. He has more than 25 years' experience of advising a wide range of clients from entrepreneurs to large owner-managed businesses, international corporations, banks and private equity institutions. Having started his career in the City with an international law firm he subsequently became a partner in large provincial firms based in Manchester and Bristol. He advises on matter ranging from business startups and commercial contracts to raising finance, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. Welsh and a keen sportsman, Johnathans first-class rugby career saw him lying on physio tables at London Welsh, Bath and Headingly.
Do Book Co
The Do Book Company is an independent publishing house based in east London. They publish inspirational pocket guides for creative entrepreneurs, makers and Doers. The Do Book Co's concise guidebooks are written by leading experts who have spoken at the Do Lectures, an annual event held in west Wales, with talks shared online to a global audience. The idea behind the Do Lectures is a simple one: that people who Do things, can inspire the rest of us to go and Do amazing things too.