A company's directors

A company's directors guidance:

This Practice Note considers the appointment and removal of alternate directors, their status, powers, duties and liabilities and authority to bind the company. The...

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The UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) sets out standards of good governance in relation to board appointments and...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The information to be given when appointing a corporate director will be affected by Brexit. For further details, see Impact of Brexit on appointment of...

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Company number: [insert number] [insert company name] [LIMITED OR PLC] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert full name of company] (the...

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[insert company name] [LIMITED OR PLC] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors of [insert full name of company] (the Company) held at [insert place of meeting] on...

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[insert company name] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert full name of company] (the Company) Held at [insert place of meeting] Held...

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[insert company name] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert full name of company] (the Company) Held at [insert place of meeting] Held...

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Company number: [insert number] [insert company name][Limited OR PLC] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert full name of company] (the...

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Definition of 'director' The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) broadly defines a director as 'any person occupying the position of director, by whatever name called'. Within...

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A Alternate directorAn individual (whether another director or any other person) appointed by a director to exercise that director’s powers and carry out that director’s...

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This Practice Note outlines the requirements on directors to disclose their interests in shares under the Companies Act 2006 and the Market Abuse Regulation (including...

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[Insert date] Dear [insert name of director], Special notice of proposed resolution to remove director from office: [insert company name] [Limited OR PLC] (the Company) I...

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The [Secretary OR Directors] [insert company name] [insert company address] [Insert date] Dear [[insert name] OR Company Secretary] Re: [insert company name] [Limited OR...

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The [Secretary OR Directors] [insert company name] [insert company address] [Insert date] Dear [[insert name] OR Company Secretary OR Sirs] Re: [insert company name]...

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The non-executive director (NED) is not a statutory creation and is, essentially, a creature of corporate governance. There is no legal distinction in the Companies Act...

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The concept of independence is key to provisions in the UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) on board effectiveness, including on board and board committee...

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This note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Appointment, retirement and resignation of a director. For an illustration of the steps that must be taken to...

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Difference between service address and residential address It is important to understand the distinction under the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) between an individual...

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To: The Directors [insert company name] [Limited OR PLC] [insert address of company] [insert date] Special notice: [insert company name] [Limited OR PLC] (the Company) [I...

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This guidance, dated July 2017, produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI), and the Henley Business School...

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This guidance, dated July 2012, produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI) to provide an industry view on the...

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This guidance, dated May 2011, was produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI) to provide an industry view on...

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This guidance, dated September 2016, was produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI), following consultation...

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This guidance, dated October 2004, produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI), looks to identify the...

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This is a model board resolution on independent professional advice, produced by CGI. This document has been reproduced by kind permission of The Chartered Governance...

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To: The Directors [insert company name] [insert company address] Dear [Directors OR Secretary] [[insert company name]] [Limited OR PLC] (the Company) [At the request of...

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