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Form of transfer of sharesThere are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg upon a sale of the shares, through...
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19th May
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Removal of a directorThis note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Appointment, retirement and resignation of a director.For an...
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19th May
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The Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) Corporate Governance CodeThe Quoted Companies Alliance (QCA) is an independent membership organisation that...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules requirements—the annual financial reportThis Practice Note discusses the requirements of the Disclosure...
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Produced in partnership with Tessa Park of Moore Kingston Smith 19th May
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DTR Resource Note—DTR 5—Vote Holder and Issuer Notification RulesThis Resource Note outlines the main provisions of Chapter 5 of the Disclosure...
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19th May
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Redemption of shares—procedureThis Practice Note describes the procedure for a limited company to carry out redemption of its redeemable...
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19th May
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Supervision of traineesThe requirements when supervising trainees derive from the SRA Codes of Conduct and the SRA’s specific regulatory requirements...
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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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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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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
Q&As
Corporate redomiciliation—can a non-UK company redomicile into the UK?It is possible for a non-UK incorporated company to redomicile to the UK....
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19th May
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Quasi-loans to directors, connected persons and related arrangements—requirement to obtain members’ approvalThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) contains...
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19th May
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Substantial property transactions—requirement to obtain members’ approvalThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) contains provisions that restrict and...
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19th May
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Matters reserved for the boardThe UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code) of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) sets out standards of good...
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19th May
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Getting the Deal Through: Merger Control 2021Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Albania; Australia; Austria;...
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Transfer of shares—law and procedureThere are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg upon a sale of the shares,...
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26th Jul
Precedents
Special resolution disapplying pre-emption rights under s 569 CA 2006 (private company with only one class of shares)Company number: [insert...
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21st Jul
Precedents
Special resolution disapplying pre-emption rights under s 571 CA 2006 (private company with more than one class of shares or creating a new class of...
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21st Jul
Precedents
Special resolution disapplying pre-emption rights under s 570 CA 2006 (private company with more than one class of shares or creating a new class of...
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21st Jul
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Pre-emption rights—general issuesThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) gives existing shareholders of companies a right of pre-emption by providing that a...
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21st Jul
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Allotment and issue of shares—introductory pointsThe allotment of shares and issue of shares is governed by statute and the applicable statutory...
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21st Jul
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Dividends—listed and AIM companiesCoronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the London Stock Exchange released a notice...
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20th Jul
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Form of transfer of sharesThere are a number of circumstances in which shares in a company may be transferred, eg upon a sale of the shares, through...
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14th Jul
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Transfer of treasury shares to an employees' share schemeA limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in...
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7th Jul
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Sale of treasury sharesA limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006)...
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7th Jul
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Holding treasury sharesA limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006)...
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7th Jul
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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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22nd Jun
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Company secretarial resourcesThis Practice Note provides a navigational guide and further links to the company secretarial resources available within...
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18th Jun
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Different classes of share capitalThis Practice Note considers the nature of shares in a company and the classes into which they can be divided. If a...
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7th Jun
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Buying back shares into treasuryCoronavirus (COVID-19): Following the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some Companies House filing and other...
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5th Jun
Practice notes
The Chartered Governance Institute guidance on statement of capitalThe details to be included in a statement of capital, where one is required from a...
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5th Jun
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The Chartered Governance Institute guidance note on practical issues around articles of association relating to dividend distributionsThis guidance,...
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5th Jun
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Waiver of dividendsA dividend is a type of distribution made by a company to its members. n relation to the law and practice relating to distributions...
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5th Jun
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Cancellation of treasury sharesA limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA...
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5th Jun
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Share allotment, issue and pre-emption—fundamentalsA company’s share capital comprises the number of shares it has allotted and issued to shareholders...
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5th Jun

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