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This Practice Note describes the legal issues that may arise where there is a gap in time between exchange/signing (at which time the share purchase...
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9th Nov
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The Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) is an independent membership organisation that champions the interests of small to mid-sized quoted companies. One...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note summarises the procedure to amend or change a company’s articles of association in accordance with the Companies Act 2006 (CA...
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9th Nov
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Shares in a company may be allotted or transferred to any number of holders (whether they are natural persons or corporate entities) to be held...
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9th Nov
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This document provides accessible practical guidance and links to more comprehensive content in relation to class 1 transactions undertaken by UK...
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9th Nov
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Important-this provisional allotment letter (pal) is of value and is negotiable. It requires your immediate attention. The offer expires at [insert...
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9th Nov
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Why restore a company to the register?When a company has been struck off it may be possible for an interested person to make an application to the...
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9th Nov
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What is an intention to float announcement?An intention to float announcements (ITF) is generally the first announcement to the public by an issuer of...
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Produced in partnership with Louise Wolfson. 12th Jan
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The principle definedCompany decisions are made by way of resolutions of the shareholders. There are three ways in which a resolution of a company may...
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Produced in partnership with Philip Hinks of 3 Verulam Buildings (3VB) 12th Jan
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The agreement of the members of a company is required to make certain changes to a company, such as amending its constitution, name or share capital,...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an overview of the agreement for the sale and purchase of shares in a private limited company (target): the share purchase...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an overview of the purpose, content and scope of a comfort letter prepared by the auditors of a company preparing to offer...
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9th Nov
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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note may be affected by Brexit. For further details on the potential impact of Brexit, see Impact...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the appointment and removal of alternate directors, their status, powers, duties and liabilities and authority to bind...
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9th Nov
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Produced with input from Rebecca Cousin of Slaughter and May on market practice.This Practice Note summarises the rules and guidance in relation to...
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9th Nov
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A limited company that proposes to issue redeemable shares must comply with the provisions of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006).Why do companies issue...
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9th Nov

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Every director of a company owes a number of duties to the company they are appointed to. Many of those duties have been developed by the courts over...
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12th Mar
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This guidance, dated September 2016, was produced by The Chartered Governance Institute (formerly known as ICSA: The Governance Institute) (CGI),...
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10th Mar
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This Practice Note focuses on the law and practice relating to the appointment of directors and how a director can retire or resign. It examines the...
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1st Mar
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Ordinary resolution:That [insert name of director], who is reti...
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26th Feb
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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...
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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...
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26th Feb
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[insert company name] [LIMITED OR PLC]Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert full name of company] Limited (the...
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26th Feb
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Ordinary resolution:That[insert name of the direc...
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26th Feb
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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]...
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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...
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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...
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25th Feb
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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...
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25th Feb
Q&As
Neither the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) nor the Model articles—private limited company—after 28 April 2013 (Model Articles) contain any specific...
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15th Feb
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Company law perspectiveThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) distinguishes between two types of legal entity that might serve as a company director, namely...
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15th Feb
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Nature of administrationDirectors of companies which become, or are likely to become, insolvent face additional considerations and are under a duty to...
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15th Feb
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Traditionally, company law has not sought to be overly prescriptive in relation to the applicable procedures for appointing directors. This reflects a...
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15th Feb
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It is assumed that the company is a private company limited by shares which adopted Table A in its entirety (ie, without modification) as its articles...
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15th Feb
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A member can be elected as the chair of a general meeting, pursuant to section 319 of the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006). However, the articles of...
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15th Feb
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Appointment of a directorAs set out in Practice Note: Appointment, retirement and resignation of a director, after a company is incorporated, the...
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