Legal Helpline

    Legal Helpline

    Wired Wessex is dedicated to providing a range of support services for its subscribers. We have therefore set up a free legal helpline with White & Bowker, a leading commercial and IT solicitors firm covering Hampshire and the South.

    If you need legal advice, we can arrange for you to have a free half-hour session with White & Bowker, either by phone or face-to-face. Please use the enquiry form to take advantage of this service.

    This service will provide subscribers with access to quality practical legal advice on the following issues:

    • IT contracts
    • Insolvency
    • Joint venture agreements
    • Data protection issues
    • e-Commerce law
    • Software licensing
    • Copyright, trademarks and patents
    • IT and software disputes
    • Company mergers and acquisitions
    • Directors duties
    • Company secretarial issues
    • Commercial property (leases and freehold property)
    • Corporate financing (including venture capital)
    • Debt collection
    • Employment law
    • Taxation (including IR35 – the taxation treatment of small companies income)
    • Health and safety
    • Terms of trading
    • If you need legal advice on any of the above matters, please fill in the enquiry form


    Information and Special Offers

    Review of Employment DocumentationTerms of Business ReviewDebt Collection ServiceCompany Secretarial ServicesContract ReviewBusiness Formation ConsultationWebsite Legal Review

    Enquiry Form

    Please use our enquiry form if you have any questions.


    Find answers to frequently asked questions here…

    What effect does IR35 have, and what steps need to be taken?
    What precautions should be taken when negotiating a commercial agreement?
    How can using a disclaimer reduce future liabilities?
    How can specific technologies and methods be protected from abuse by competitors?
    What is a trademark, and what advantages does it offer?
    Do all staff have to be issued with contracts of employment?
    How can monies be recovered from clients who have not settled an invoice?

    White & Bowker is a major regional law firm with offices in Winchester and Chandlers Ford, providing specialist commercial legal services, particularly in the areas of technology law, commerce and employment. It provides practical, clear and prompt advice to a wide range of businesses and public sector bodies. The Firm is accredited with the Law Society’s Lexcel quality mark, as well as Investors in People. For more information about White & Bowker, the services it provides and its people, please go to For more information about White & Bowker’s specialist employment protection consultancy scheme, please go to

    The material in this web site provided by White & Bowker is for general information only. Before making any decision based on such material as to how to proceed you should obtain specific professional advice.