Corporate Law

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LexisNexis® provides you with an extensive range of corporate law content, written by experts. Practice notes link to regulatory rules, the Takeover Code and other primary sources giving the answers you need quickly. Flowcharts and checklists help you manage client work smoothly, while market updates help identify new business opportunities.

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What's new in Corporate Law

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The following features and improvements were added in July 2018 

  • New topic forthcoming (expected early Q4 2018) covering corporate real estate transactions (joint ventures and share purchase M&A). Will contain suites of precedents.
  • GDPR content for private M&A transactions: new Practice Note on impact of GDPR on M&A deals, new Precedents for GDPR compliant warranties and GDPR compliant due diligence questions
  • Corporate governance reforms (July 2018): new Practice Notes and Checklists reflecting implementation of new UK Corporate Governance Code and other corporate reforms.
  • New Practice Notes on accounting issues (written by accountant): share capital/maintenance, introduction to company accounts, and enhancements to existing content on accounts.
  • Short form tax warranties added to short form SPAs (pro-buyer and pro-seller) and new precedent limited partnership agreement for PFLPs (including updating all LP content for new PFLP regime).
  • Additional, practical guidance in relation to (among other areas) directors' decision-making, joint venture disputes, taxation of LLPs, equity capital markets.
  • New starters guide: aimed at junior lawyers, provides introductory guides to key topics, linking to all key content in LexisPSL
  • Four detailed trend reports published: concerning (1) equity capital markets trends, (2) public takeovers trends, (3) AGMs/corporate governance and (4) dividend payment practices of FTSE 350 companies. Launch of mini trend reports.
  • Significant enhancements to Market Tracker content and functionality: extension of takeover and IPO archive back to 2007, updated deal point coverage for all key deal types to reflect recent legal and regulatory developments, enhanced tagging functionality linking deal points directly to specific material in underlying transaction documents, linking between connected deal summaries and to relevant external websites, improvements to user search and navigation experience in the deal comparator tool.