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This Practice Note considers the obligation of an issuer who issues or proposes to issue financial instruments which are within the scope of the...
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9th Nov
Precedents
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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This Practice Note explains the cash box structure and the principles behind its use in connection with a proposed placing by a public limited company...
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Produced in partnership with Danette Antao of Hogan Lovells and Maegen Morrison of Hogan Lovells 12th Jan
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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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A company having a share capital may have separate classes of shares. As a general rule, a type of share will form a separate class from other shares...
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9th Nov
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A minority member in a company does not have much power to influence its management or any majority member(s) and, therefore, sometimes their...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines the law and practice on giving irrevocable commitments or undertakings or letters of intent in the context of a public...
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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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A demerger is a transaction whereby a business carried on by a company within a group is taken out of that group and run under separate management but...
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9th Nov
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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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IntroductionA most favoured nation (MFN) clause entitles an investor to have visibility of side letter entitlements of other investors in the private...
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Produced in partnership with William Jones of RPC 12th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some Companies House filing and other administrative procedures have been...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Please note that this precedent is for information only and is a memorandum setting out the details of the Model Code that was contained in the...
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9th Nov
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It is a fundamental rule of English company law that a limited company having a share capital must maintain that capital. This capital maintenance...
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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Moore Kingston Smith 12th Jan
Precedents
DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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9th Nov
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As a corporation (as defined) has no physical presence, it must appoint an individual to attend and act on its behalf at a general meeting of a...
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9th Nov

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The government has announced a number of measures in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis either that relate specifically to the UK tax...
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12th Apr
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This Practice Note tracks domestic legislation introduced as part of the UK government’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It includes...
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12th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the ‘flexible furloughing’, revised version of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) that applied between 1 July...
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9th Apr
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Factors affecting deal activityThe Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will have an effect for its duration on many aspects of corporate law for legal...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note brings together key content on coronavirus (COVID-19) published across Lexis®PSL that is likely to be of interest to Banking &...
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8th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)Lawyers across the world are currently grappling with many common areas of concern in connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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8th Apr
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BackgroundThe coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis has had a significant impact on businesses around the world, putting many at real risk of insolvency. Some...
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8th Apr
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Background to the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020)Spurred on by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and a desire to mitigate...
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8th Apr
Practice notes
What is the background to the changes?The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the resulting lockdown and social distancing measures introduced by the...
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8th Apr
Q&As
The procedure for a scheme of arrangement is set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006), and so is not subject to the amendments of the Insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Ryan Hocking of Hardwicke Chambers 8th Apr
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Last updated 30 June 2020.Scope of this trackerThe table in this document looks at secondary issues by listed and AIM companies raising at least £10m...
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8th Apr
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Scope of this trackerThe two tables in this document track how the coronavirus outbreak has impacted the preparations for the AGMs of FTSE 350 and AIM...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the key issues that may arise for Corporate practitioners in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.General...
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8th Apr
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BackgroundThis Practice Note considers the impact that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic may have on the preparation and filing of a company’s...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note summarises the key ways in which company filing and other administrative procedures have temporarily changed due to the coronavirus...
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8th Apr
Practice notes
For broader information in relation to the calling and holding of general meetings and annual general meetings (AGMs) see: •Calling a general meeting...
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8th Apr
Q&As
2021 guidanceOn 24 February 2021 the Corporate Governance Institute (CGI) issued updated guidance (2021 Guidance) which anticipates that because of...
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8th Apr
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With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continuing to cause significant economic turmoil, many listed companies may need to raise funds quickly...
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8th Apr
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Due to the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19), legislation has been adopted to temporarily extend the filing deadlines in respect of a number of...
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8th Apr

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