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Definitions Delete the existing definition of ‘Consideration’ in Precedent: Share purchase agreement—pro-buyer—corporate...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Selecting the right share scheme is fundamental to ensuring that the arrangement meets the company’s specific needs and objectives.This Practice Note...
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What are JSOP awards?Jointly owned shares are no more and no less than their description implies, namely shares owned jointly by an employee or...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Woodhouse and William Franklin 9th Apr
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What are unapproved share options?Share options are rights to acquire shares which can be exercised when certain conditions have been met (such as the...
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9th Apr
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Stock appreciation rights are a common vehicle utilised in the US to offer employees an opportunity to earn an amount equivalent to the appreciation...
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Produced in partnership with Renu Birla 9th Apr
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A long-term incentive plan (LTIP) is a term that is commonly used among listed companies to describe executive share plans under which a company makes...
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Produced in partnership with Jeremy Edwards of Baker McKenzie 9th Apr
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The EBT as a trustAn employee benefit trust (EBT) is a form of trust. A trust refers to the legal relationship created by a person, the settlor, when...
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Produced in partnership with Jeremy Glover of Fenwick Elliott 9th Apr
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Why not just reward staff with cash? It is often a simpler, less burdensome way to reward and incentivise employees. This Practice Note analyses the...
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This Practice Note focuses on the conditions that have to be satisfied in order for Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) options to be granted and...
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Produced in partnership with Dilpa Raval of CMS and Graham Muir of CMS 8th Apr
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This Practice Note describes:•the awards available to employees under a Share Incentive Plan (SIP)•the statutory conditions which a SIP must satisfy,...
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Produced in partnership with Dilpa Raval of CMS and Graham Muir of CMS 8th Apr
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This Practice Note describes:•the types of option that may be granted under a tax-advantaged Company Share Option Plan (CSOP) and a tax-advantaged...
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Produced in partnership with Dilpa Raval of CMS and Graham Muir of CMS 8th Apr
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to:•why companies have employee ownership models•the main types of share ownership models, and•issues to...
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This Practice Note seeks to summarise the main advantages and disadvantages of each of the following most commonly utilised share incentive...
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Deferred share bonus: key elementsDeferred share bonus plans are typically constituted by the following key elements:•they are structured as...
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