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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...
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19th May
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De facto and shadow directorsDefinition of 'director'The Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) broadly defines a director as 'any person occupying the position...
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19th May
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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...
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19th May
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Alternate directorsThis Practice Note considers the appointment and removal of alternate directors, their status, powers, duties and liabilities and...
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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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G20/OECD Principles of Corporate GovernanceThis Practice Note discusses the Principles of Corporate Governance (Principles) published by the Group of...
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Produced in partnership with Professor Brenda Hannigan of University of Southampton 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
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...
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Produced in partnership with Brenda Hannigan of Southampton University 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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Sub-division and consolidation of sharesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period...
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19th May
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Insider listsThis Practice Note considers the obligation of an issuer who issues or proposes to issue financial instruments which are within the scope...
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19th May
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General meetings—notice requirements for private and unlisted public companiesA general meeting must satisfy certain requirements set out in the...
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19th May
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Notifying changes in share capital to Companies House—statement of capitalCoronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some...
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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...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 19th May
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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...
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19th May
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Financial assistance—a quick guideThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) prohibits: •a public company (or its subsidiary) from giving financial assistance...
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19th May

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Board minutes—application to re-register—unlisted company to private limited companyCOMPANY NUMBER: [insert number][insert company name] PLCMinutes of...
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12th Aug
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Information MemorandumConfidentialImportant NoticeMemorandum No. [________] provided to [_____________________].This Information Memorandum has been...
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12th Aug
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Investment agreement—single investorThis Agreement is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of company in which the...
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12th Aug
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Loan note instrument—buyout—managers£[insert number][insert rate]% [subordinated ]redeemable loan notes20[insert year][insert name of Issuer]This...
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12th Aug
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Convertible loan note instrument—buyout—sellers£[insert number][insert rate]% convertible [subordinated ]redeemable loan notes20[insert year][insert...
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12th Aug
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Cross-option agreementThis Agreement is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of shareholder] of [insert address];...
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12th Aug
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Deed of adherence—investment agreementThis Deed is made on [insert date]Parties1[Name of company in which the shares are held] incorporated in England...
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12th Aug
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Articles of association—buyout—single investorCompanies Act 2006Private Company Limited By SharesArticles of Association of [insert name of company]...
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12th Aug
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Power of attorney—buyout—investment agreement—signing—managers1Appointment and Powers1.1I, [insert Manager’s name] of [insert Manager’s address],...
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12th Aug
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Return of capital provisions—articles—private equity or venture capitalInsert the following as new definitions (if not already included) in the...
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12th Aug
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Reserved matters’ provisions—shareholders’ agreement—private equity or venture capitalInsert the following as new definitions (if not already...
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12th Aug
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Written resolution—completion of investment agreement—members—newcoCompany number: [insert number]The companies act 2006Private company limited by...
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12th Aug
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Articles of association—buyout—multiple investorsCompanies Act 2006Private Company Limited By SharesArticles of Association of [insert name of...
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12th Aug
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Equity commitment letter[On letterhead of the Investor]Strictly private and confidentialTo:The Shareholders of [insert target name][insert address]...
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12th Aug
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Heads of terms—private M&A—share purchaseStrictly private and confidentialTo: [Insert potential seller name][Insert potential seller address]FAO:...
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12th Aug
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Deed of termination—shareholders’ agreementThis Deed is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of company subject of the...
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12th Aug
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Pensions warranties—group personal pension scheme—share purchase agreementReplace Schedule 4, paragraph 19 of Precedent: Share purchase...
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12th Aug
Practice notes
Buyouts—documentationThe key documents for a buyout are:•a sale and purchase agreement•articles of association for the investee company or its parent...
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12th Aug
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Private equity investment—preliminary mattersThe preliminary matters to be addressed before a proposed private equity investment proceeds to the...
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12th Aug
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Auction sales—asset purchaseAuction processes play an important role in particular industries, for example, in the private equity industry or in...
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