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Amending the articles of associationThis Practice Note summarises the procedure to amend or change a company’s articles of association in accordance...
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19th May
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Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules requirements—the annual financial reportThis Practice Note discusses the requirements of the Disclosure...
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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Moore Kingston Smith 19th May
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Clause 1.1 —Add the following definition: PIK Notes means Payment in Kind Notes; [Loan note...
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19th May
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Directors’ decision-making—written resolutions and decisions by sole directorsThis Practice Note outlines the written resolution method directors may...
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19th May
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The effect of a private company redemption of shares, including post-redemption stepsCoronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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19th May
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Acting in concertProduced with input from Rebecca Cousin of Slaughter and May on market practice.This Practice Note summarises the rules and guidance...
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19th May
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Payments for a director’s loss of office—transfer of an undertakingThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) contains provisions that require payments made by...
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19th May
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The Transparency DirectiveThis Practice Note provides an overview of the implementation of and key changes introduced by the EU Transparency Directive...
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Produced in partnership with Mr Darragh Connell of Forum Chambers 19th May
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The Prospectus Regulation—key changes in comparison to the Prospectus Directive regimeThis Practice Note provides an overview of the implementation of...
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19th May
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Non-executive directors—independenceThe concept of independence is key to provisions in the UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) on board...
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Produced in partnership with Advanced Boardroom Excellence 19th May
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Will a redesignation of shares constitute a variation of class rights?A redesignation of shares involves a change in the name of some or all of a...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 19th May
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Drafting and negotiating ancillary documents in a share purchase transactionThis Practice Note is part of the Share purchase transaction toolkit.In...
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19th May
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Is it possible to make a manuscript amendment to the consideration clause of a stock transfer form after signature?The correct process to be followed...
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19th May
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Company restoration—restoration by court orderWhy restore a company to the register?When a company has been struck off it may be possible for an...
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19th May
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Matters reserved for the boardThe UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) sets out standards of good...
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19th May
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Project [insert project name]Prepared for [Insert addressee name][Insert date of report]INDEXReportA. IntroductionB. Executive summaryC. Detailed...
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19th May

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Verification of documents and informationCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by procedural...
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21st Jul
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Execution of contracts—jurisdictional guideThis guide sets out the requirements for executing simple contracts in various international jurisdictions....
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Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky of Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal. 15th Jul
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Execution formalities—individualsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for individuals. It covers...
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14th Jul
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Electronic signaturesCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by procedural changes in response...
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14th Jun
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Does a director of a corporate shareholder need to sign shareholder written resolutions or can a secretary sign instead?A company can execute a...
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5th Jun
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Is a power of attorney granted by a company governed by the Powers of Attorney Act 1971 (PAA 1971)? Is a company considered a person for the purposes...
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5th Jun
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Can an alternate director sign a deed on behalf of a company?For the purposes of this Q&A, we have assumed the company is incorporated in England and...
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5th Jun
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Can you provide guidance on whether a company number is more conclusive of identity than the company name?The issue of conclusivity may arise as...
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5th Jun
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If an individual signs a deed when not a director of a limited company, and then subsequently becomes a director of that company, does the initial...
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5th Jun
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Will a stock transfer form executed as a deed, but without a witness, still be valid?The method of execution required in relation to a stock transfer...
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5th Jun
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If a company director signed a deed on behalf of Company A and then subsequently resigned prior to the other party signing the deed, is the signature...
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5th Jun
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What evidence should be sought to ascertain the status and authority of the person signing a deed as a partner on behalf of a general partnership?A...
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5th Jun
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My company needs to enter into a document as a deed but everyone is working from home. Is it possible to execute a deed by virtual means?Many...
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5th Jun
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Is it possible to structure a single power of attorney to be granted by several different donor companies?A power of attorney (POA) is a formal...
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5th Jun
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If I can’t meet the people I am contracting with to sign a contract, how do I execute a contract by virtual means?Many businesses are closing their...
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5th Jun
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Can an overseas company sign an English law contract on behalf of its UK branch?The Companies Act 2006 defines an ‘overseas company’ as any company...
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5th Jun
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Can a manager who is not a director sign a simple contract on behalf of a company? If so, what is required to show authority to sign?As noted in...
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5th Jun
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A shareholder who owned a 50% share of the company entered into an option agreement (not as a deed) with a third party on behalf of the company. He...
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