Every business legal expenses insurance customer has access to unlimited telephone legal advice via our legal advice and risk management helpline number which can be found in your policy information, or via DAS Businesslaw - our online legal documents and guides service. 

Whether you are having a dispute with a supplier or need advice on an employment issue, our experienced telephone advisers can provide practical advice, suggest next steps and guide you through the legal process, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.*.

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DAS Businesslaw legal documents and guides

In 2019 our team received over 90,000 calls on a variety of topics, including:

  • Employment contracts
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Commercial contracts & disputes
  • Redundancy & termination
  • Property damage
  • Landlord & tenant disputes
  • Commercial property issues
  • HMRC tax enquiry.

These are just a few examples of the day-to-day legal issues we can advise on, we also have advisers who can assist you with other areas such as tax issues, patent and copyright, business registration, and much more.

Whatever issue you may be facing our advisers can be a valuable business resource, guiding you through often complicated issues and helping to reduce the risk of unnecessary litigation.

*Advice on the laws of England and Wales can be provided 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Beyond this jurisdiction, or for very specialist legal matters, we will refer you to one of our specialist advisers. Specialist advice is provided 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday, excluding public and bank holidays.

DAS customers have free access our experienced telephone advisers can provide practical advice, suggest next steps and guide you through the legal process

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Our business legal expenses insurance is designed to assist you with the legal challenges of running a business.

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News and insights

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April 2022
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April 2022
Products , ATE , 2021 DAS UK partners with Maxima to launch new Clinical Negligence & Personal Injury scheme

DAS and Maxima have launched ‘Optimise’, a new clinical negligence/personal injury scheme aimed specifically at smaller legal practices.

June 2021
Products , ATE , 2021 DAS and Pattinson & Brewer announce ATE Clinical Negligence partnership

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May 2021
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DAS has been chosen by Smith Partnership to provide a bespoke clinical negligence product for the practice’s clients.

May 2021
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April 2021
Products , 2021 DAS partners with Hiscox for Home Emergency product

DAS has broadened its partnership to provide a bespoke home emergency product for Hiscox home insurance customers.

March 2021
ATE , 2020 MIB v Lewis: A Legal Landmark

Rebecca Squires, ATE Technical Supervisor, DAS UK Group looks at the landmark MIB v Lewis case. DAS UK provided Thompsons Solicitors, which acted for the claimant, with its ATE Personal Injury product to help fund the case…

August 2020
LEI news insights , ATE , 2020 We can all do more to help clients and customers

Alison Whitcombe, Propositions Manager at DAS, looks at how the ATE industry can do more to help clients and customers.

August 2020
LEI news insights , 2020 ABC v St George’s Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust: The Repercussions for Clinical Negligence

Jane Harper, ATE Technician, DAS UK Group looks at the ABC v St George’s Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust case which will have huge repercussions for clinical negligence.

July 2020
Products , 2020 DAS UK Group wins Simply Business partnership

DAS UK Group, the UK’s leading specialist legal expenses insurer, has announced a partnership with Simply Business, one of the UK’s largest small business and landlord insurance providers.

July 2020