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Coronavirus (COVID-19) IMPACT: Certain filing and registration deadlines are extended by temporary measures introduced to mitigate the consequences of...
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9th Nov
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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
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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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A ratchet in private equity is a mechanism to vary the amount of equity held by founders, managers and employees post-investment.In a venture capital...
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The Prospectus Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 came into force on 20 July 2017 and its provisions came fully into effect in Member States on 21 July 2019....
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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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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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This Practice Note focuses on how a company secretary of a public company (as defined) or a private company (as defined) may be removed.It does not...
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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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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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This Practice Note considers the unique contractual status of the articles of association between the company and its members, primarily under s 33(1)...
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9th Nov
Precedents
Insert the following definitions as new definitions into clause 1 of Precedent: Share purchase agreement—pro-buyer—corporate...
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9th Nov
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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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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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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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What is the background to the temporary changes to the wrongful trading regime?The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the resulting lockdowns and...
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26th Nov
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Directors of companies which become, or are likely to become, insolvent face additional considerations and are under a duty to minimise losses to the...
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26th Nov
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General duty of liquidators and administrators where there has been an unlawful transactionIf, during the course of a liquidator's or administrator's...
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26th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at the general principles involved in determining class issues. For a more detailed look at what may or may not fracture a...
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Produced in partnership with Riccardo Alonzi of Skadden and Jonathan Akinluyi of Skadden 26th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020This content is affected by changes to UK insolvency laws made in response...
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26th Nov
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STOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020) has been introduced, receiving Royal Assent on 25 June 2020. CIGA 2020 makes...
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26th Nov
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This Practice Note covers: •what arrangements under Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986), s 110 (a s 110 arrangement) is (see: What is a s 110...
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Produced in partnership with Phillip Taylor of Sidley Austin LLP and Chris Laughton of Mercer & Hole Chartered Accountants 24th Nov
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What is a rescue buyout?A company or a business in a rescue situation is one that is in potential financial difficulties, either because it finds...
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23rd Nov
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IP completion dayAs of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK...
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Produced in partnership with Riccardo Alonzi and Jonathan Akinluyi of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP 18th Nov
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The appointment of a receiver is a remedy for creditors and certain third parties to protect their interest in assets of a company. The creditor will...
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18th Nov
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A popular restructuring method is to transfer the company's assets or business to a newly formed company (Newco). Essentially the good assets and...
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18th Nov
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STOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) is in force from 26 June 2020. The government has legislated to temporarily...
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18th Nov
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Once a company starts showing signs of distress, its directors must act quickly if they want to complete a successful restructuring. The timing of the...
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18th Nov
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A popular restructuring method is a debt for equity swap; financial creditors receive equity in the restructured vehicle in return for reducing or...
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18th Nov
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Stop pressThis content is affected by the proposed changes to UK insolvency laws as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further...
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18th Nov
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When restructuring is considered rather than formal insolvency proceedings (see Practice Note: Benefits of restructuring over formal proceedings) the...
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18th Nov
Q&As
This Q&A focuses on the full resumption of the directors' powers following an exit from administrative receivership. We also briefly touched on...
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18th Nov
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DateActionFrom 98 days before the directions hearingDraft scheme of arrangement, explanatory statement, and proxy form (see Precedents: SCHEME OF...
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Produced in partnership with Geraldine Quirk of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner 18th Nov
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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note describes the passage of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill through Parliament prior to its enactment...
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