Planning

View Corporate by content type:

Latest Corporate News

Featured Corporate content

Practice notes
A guide to share purchase agreementsThis Practice Note provides an overview of the agreement for the sale and purchase of shares in a private limited...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
De facto and shadow directorsDefinition of 'director'The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) broadly defines a director as 'any person occupying the position...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Tailoring a shelf companyA person wishing to set up a new company has the following options:•they can incorporate a new company in accordance with the...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Alternate directorsThis Practice Note considers the appointment and removal of alternate directors, their status, powers, duties and liabilities and...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Non-executive directors—independenceThe concept of independence is key to provisions in the UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) on board...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Advanced Boardroom Excellence 19th May
Practice notes
G20/OECD Principles of Corporate GovernanceThis Practice Note discusses the Principles of Corporate Governance (Principles) published by the Group of...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Professor Brenda Hannigan of University of Southampton 19th May
Practice notes
The Prospectus Regulation—key changes in comparison to the Prospectus Directive regimeThis Practice Note provides an overview of the implementation of...
Read More >
19th May
Q&As
Can a capital contribution/gift by a shareholder be treated as distributable reserves?The issue is whether capital contributions or gifts by a...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Brenda Hannigan of Southampton University 19th May
Practice notes
The Transparency DirectiveThis Practice Note provides an overview of the implementation of and key changes introduced by the EU Transparency Directive...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Mr Darragh Connell of Forum Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
Sub-division and consolidation of sharesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Insider listsThis Practice Note considers the obligation of an issuer who issues or proposes to issue financial instruments which are within the scope...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
General meetings—notice requirements for private and unlisted public companiesA general meeting must satisfy certain requirements set out in the...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Notifying changes in share capital to Companies House—statement of capitalCoronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some...
Read More >
19th May
Q&As
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 19th May
Q&As
What is the process for a redesignation of shares?This Q&A examines how a company may carry out a redesignation of shares, meaning a change in the...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Financial assistance—a quick guideThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) prohibits: •a public company (or its subsidiary) from giving financial assistance...
Read More >
19th May

Most recent Planning content

Precedents
Confidentiality agreement—corporate joint ventureThis Agreement is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[insert name of first...
Read More >
9th Sep
Practice notes
Joint ventures and tax-advantaged share schemesWhat is a joint venture?A joint venture (JV) is a commercial arrangement entered into by two or more...
Read More >
31st Aug
Practice notes
Data sharing under the EU GDPR and UK GDPR in joint venture and private equity fund transactionsEU GDPR and UK GDPRThis Practice Note provides an...
Read More >
26th Aug
Q&As
How is the contribution of land by an individual to a joint venture company to be documented?This Q&A assumes that the joint venture will take the...
Read More >
16th Aug
Practice notes
Tax influences on choice of joint venture vehicleThis Practice Note considers how the principal UK tax aspects of the establishment, operation and...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Arun Birla of Paul Hastings, Hannah Gray of Paul Hastings and Abigail Hung of Paul Hastings 15th Aug
Practice notes
Transfer pricing and joint venturesThis Practice Note considers the UK tax aspects of the application of the UK’s transfer pricing rules to joint...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Simon Gough and Caroline Brown of Bird & Bird LLP 15th Aug
Practice notes
Pension issues arising on a joint ventureThe term 'joint venture' (JV) has no specific legal meaning under UK law. It is essentially a commercial...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 15th Aug
Practice notes
Joint ventures and share schemes related issuesWhat is a joint venture?A joint venture (JV) is a commercial arrangement entered into by two or more...
Read More >
15th Aug
Precedents
Heads of terms—corporate joint ventureDate: [insert date]Subject to contract1Introduction1.1These heads of terms set out the principal terms and...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Corporate joint ventures—employment issuesFormation of the joint venture entityThis Practice Note outlines the employment issues that require...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Paula Rome of Shoosmiths 12th Aug
Practice notes
Class rights and variation of class rightsA company having a share capital may have separate classes of shares. As a general rule, a type of share...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Due diligence—corporate joint venturesThe purpose of due diligenceAs in an acquisition, risk management will be one of the key concerns of potential...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Funding a corporate joint ventureFunding optionsWhen setting up a joint venture (JV), the parties will need to consider how the JV is to be funded,...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Brexit—impact on corporate joint ventures [Archived]ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note looked at the potential effect of Brexit in the period prior...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Different classes of share capitalThis Practice Note considers the nature of shares in a company and the classes into which they can be divided. If a...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Corporate joint venture and M&A transactions and the Bribery Act 2010The Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010) came into force on 1 July 2011. The BA 2010...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hill of Outer Temple Chambers 12th Aug
Practice notes
TUPE—an overview for corporate lawyersIP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit transition period ended at 11pm on 31 December 2020. At this time (referred to in...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Corporate joint ventures—directors' duties and shadow directorsThis Practice Note assumes the following:•the corporate vehicle for the joint venture...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Brexit—IP completion day impact on joint venture agreementsAt 11pm (UK time) on 31 January 2020 (exit day), the United Kingdom left the European Union...
Read More >
12th Aug
Practice notes
Corporate joint ventures—glossary of termsAAlternate directorAn individual (whether another director or any other person) appointed by a director to...
Read More >
12th Aug

Popular documents