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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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...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
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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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19th May

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What legal issues should an employer consider before terminating an employee's employment?In most cases, once an employer has decided that he no...
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Where an individual accepts an employer's offer of a new job, but the employer subsequently withdraws the offer before the start date, what claims are...
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17th Sep
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If there is a government ‘lock down’ for coronavirus (COVID-19), is it possible that employment contracts might be frustrated?For information on...
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17th Sep
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Where an employee on a fixed-term contract with no provision for termination on notice is dismissed before the end of the fixed term, does the duty to...
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17th Sep
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Does an employer have a duty to report crimes committed by its employees?There is no general obligation placed on individuals or organisations to...
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17th Sep
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Can a non-EEA national spouse of an EEA national continue to benefit from EU free movement law when the EEA national obtains British citizenship?This...
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15th Sep
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Can I terminate a contract on reasonable notice?In answering this Q&A, we have taken into consideration what steps a party needs to take to terminate...
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15th Sep
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Can my force majeure clause protect me against the economic impact of coronavirus (COVID-19)?Is there a force majeure event?In English law, the...
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15th Sep
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Can an agreement be terminated for frustration due to coronavirus (COVID-19)?What is the doctrine of frustration?If the contract does not include a...
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15th Sep
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What is the current position on the recoverability of success fees in arbitration?Conditional fee agreements (CFAs) that incorporate success fees are...
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15th Sep
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What are the sanctions in English law and arbitration for a party that has destroyed documentary evidence?Sanctions under English lawDisclosure under...
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14th Sep
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What are the remedies for breach of a term implied by section 13 of the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982? What is repudiatory breach and how is...
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13th Sep
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What is the difference between negligence and gross negligence in commercial contracts?In this Q&A we refer to the concepts of negligence and gross...
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13th Sep
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Can a third party rely on ostensible/apparent authority where they know the person signing a document is an employee of a company not a director and...
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13th Sep
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What is the significance of the words ‘warrants’ and ‘undertakes’ in a contractual obligation?An undertaking is a promise that one party will do...
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Produced in partnership with Steven Murray of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 13th Sep
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Does the lack of signature on a contract or deed negate the contract? Is there a distinction between contracts and deeds in this respect? Where a...
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