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E-signatures—jurisdictional guideThis guide sets out how e-signatures are used in various international jurisdictions. The table provides a...
Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky and Diego Fernández of Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal 20th Sep
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Execution of contracts—jurisdictional guideThis guide sets out the requirements for executing simple contracts in various international jurisdictions....
Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky of Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal. 20th Sep
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Execution formalities—witnessesThis Practice Note summarises the execution formalities for witnesses, including who can act as a witness to the...
20th Sep
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DeedsUnder English law legally binding agreements can be made orally, in writing or by deed.This Practice Notice considers the circumstances in which...
20th Sep
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The National Security and Investment Act 2021Scope of the regimeOn 20 July 2021, the Government confirmed that the National Security and Investment...
Produced in partnership with Benjamin Yip of Euclid Law Limited and Becket McGrath of Euclid Law Limited 20th Sep
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Doing business in: ChinaUpdated in July 2021IntroductionThe business environmentForming a companyFinancing a companyOpening a bank accountUtilising...
Produced in partnership with Haibin Xue of Zhong Lun Law Firm 20th Sep
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Doing business in: ChileUpdated September 2021Chile is the most economically stable country within South America and, in terms of The World Bank, a...
Produced in partnership with Albagli Zaliasnik 20th Sep
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Types of set-offThere are five main types of set-off:•independent set-off (sometimes known as legal set-off or statutory set-off)•transaction set-off...
20th Sep
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Listing Rules trackerTracker overviewThis Listing Rules (LR) tracker presents a summary of recent and proposed changes to the provisions in the...
20th Sep
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Starting an SPA breach of warranty claim—a practical guideThis Practice Note considers how to pursue a breach of warranty claim in the context of...
20th Sep
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The Chartered Governance Institute guidance on disclosing proxy votes [Archived]This archived guidance, dated August 2004 and updated in 2013, was...
20th Sep
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The Chartered Governance Institute guidance on CREST proxy voting service [Archived]This archived guidance, dated July 2003 and updated in 2013,...
20th Sep
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Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and the operation of employee incentive arrangements in the UKThe Financial Services and Markets Act 2000...
17th Sep
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The Duomatic principleThe principle definedCompany decisions are made by way of resolutions of the shareholders. There are three ways in which a...
Produced in partnership with Philip Hinks of 3 Verulam Buildings (3VB) 17th Sep
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Members’ meetings and resolutions—glossary of termsAABISee Association of British Insurers.Accounts meetingThe particular general meeting of the...
17th Sep
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Brexit legislation trackerThis Practice Note tracks the progress of UK legislation introduced as part of the legislative project associated with the...
17th Sep
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Quorum requirements for general meetings (including AGMs)This Practice Note summarises the law relating to quorum requirements for a company’s general...
17th Sep
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Adjourning a general meetingGeneral meetingsThe members of a private company can pass resolutions at general meetings of the company or by way of...
17th Sep
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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...
17th Sep
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Payments for a director’s loss of office—share transferThe Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) contains provisions relating to payments made by a company to...
17th Sep

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