Useful links for further information

The Law Society (www.lawsociety.org.uk): regulatory and representative body for solicitors in England and Wales.

The Court Service (www.gov.uk/government/organisations/hm-courts-and-tribunals-service): runs most courts and tribunals in England and Wales

The Office of Fair Trading (www.oft.gov.uk): responsible for making markets work well for consumers.

The Land Registry (www.landreg.gov.uk): keeps and maintains the Land Register of England and Wales.

Companies House (www.gov.uk/government/organisations/companies-house): holds useful data on UK-registered companies.

Register a Company (www.registeracompany.co.uk): register your company online