We have found that the most commonly used terms (REC, APSCO and similar) have weaknesses that can cause loopholes in certain circumstances, or can reduce the amount recoverable compared to watertight terms.

Sterling’s solicitor will ensure your terms of business are watertight and put you in the strongest position to protect you against technical disputes which often with recruitment sector debts, especially in back door cases.

Watertight terms of business will only protect you if they are incorporated in the correct way. Debtors can sometimes avoid payment due to the terms not applying because of the way/time in the process that they have been sent. Sterling can advise you on your processes to ensure your debtor has no loopholes to take advantage of should a back door hire placement occur.

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