Stand Number: 384
Business Companion provides free, impartial legal advice and information for businesses and individuals that need to know about trading standards and consumer protection legislation.
The government sponsored information website provides free impartial legal guidance to help business owners untangle what is sometimes a complicated and confusing world of trading standards and consumer protection legislation.
Designed to offer a basic understanding of how the law views businesses that sell goods and or services to consumers. Quick guides provide the answers and direct you to more in-depth and specific guidance that delivers the detail.
The site is sponsored by Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and hosted by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute.
Our business guidance for online markets and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) will be our focus at the show, We will also have an expert on hand to discuss the PAS7100 code of practice - supporting better product safety recalls which is available free to all SME's.