247. Companies legislation.

247.     Companies legislation.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Companies, Limited Liability Partnerships and Partnerships (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/348, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Specified provisions of the Companies Act 1985 relating to the investigation of companies and their affairs1 apply to limited liability partnerships ('LLPs')2, except where the context otherwise requires, with the following modifications as to terminology3:


    (1)     references to a company include references to a limited liability partnership4;


    (2)     references to the Insolvency Act 1986 include