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business group launches housing debate » 22 Jul 14

Tracy Hall

Survey launched as businesses assess case for housing development in the North East.

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Watson Burton hosts procurement seminar for North East local authorities » 24 Jun 14

Palmer, Richard

Local authorities from the region gather to discuss the implications of procurement legislation on the new North East Combined Local Authority.

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Atlas secures investment for next phase of growth » 17 Jun 14

Paul, Wigham

Watson Burton helps cloud services firm secure six-figure investment.

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Building on the Economic Recovery » 09 Jun 14

Tracy Hall

Watson Burton has teamed up with the North East Chamber of Commerce to create a Housebuilding task Group for the North East region.

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event: First Friday Club » 05 Sep 14

First Friday Club - September 2014

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legal alert: Corporate governance for smaller AIM quoted companies - a summary » 18 Aug 14

Corporate governance for smaller AIM quoted companies - a summary

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features: What firms need to know about the 'right to be forgotten' » 14 Jul 14

The decision to support the man who wanted 'to be forgotten' by Google has been welcomed by some - but not everyone. Sam Jardine explains to Real Business why this issue needs to be considered closely.

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legal alert: Construction Briefing Part 2 » 03 Jul 14

Two years on – the Amendments to the Construction Act – Part 2

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