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This practice note examines what a certified copy is, when a certified copy is required, who can certify a document and what format the certification should take, use of...

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The UK government has provided guidance on social distancing for everyone in the UK and advises certain groups of people to self-isolate to reduce the transmission of...

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Under English law legally binding agreements can be made orally, in writing or by deed. This Practice Notice considers the circumstances in which a deed is necessary or...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by procedural changes in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak....

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This Practice Note considers exclusion and limitation of liability in business-to-business (B2B) contracts. It provides guidance on the common law and statutory controls...

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Incorporated v unincorporated charities There are currently a number of incorporated or unincorporated structures that are adopted by charities. Unincorporated charities...

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This Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the execution of simple contracts and deeds. It considers the key differences between deeds and...

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Option 1—contract signed by administrative receiver on behalf of the company Signed by [insert name of administrative receiver], administrative receiver, for and on...

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Option 1—deed executed by administrative receiver under the company’s common seal Executed as a deed by [insert name of company] acting by [insert name of administrative...

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Signed by [insert name of administrator] without personal liability.................................................[signature of individual]

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Deed executed by administrator in the presence of a witness Executed as a deed on behalf of [insert name of Administrator(s)] without personal liability in the presence...

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Option 1—contract signed by administrator on behalf of the company Signed by [insert name of administrator], administrator (without personal liability), for and on behalf...

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Option 1—deed executed by administrator under the company’s common seal Executed as a deed by affixing the common seal of[insert name of company] (in administration)...

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Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an individual) Executed as a deed by [insert name of company]...

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Option 1—contract signed by liquidator on behalf of the company Signed by [insert name of liquidator], liquidator (without personal liability), for and on behalf of...

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Option 1—deed executed by liquidator under the company’s common seal Executed as a deed by [insert name of company] (in liquidation) acting by [insert name of...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on the execution of documents by companies after 6 April 2008 (being the date on which the relevant provisions of the...

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When considering the methods for signature of a deed or contractual agreement, different execution blocks must be used depending on: • the type of document (eg...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for individuals. It covers issues of legal capacity, the form required for...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for limited liability partnerships (LLPs). The law Before 1 October 2009,...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for limited partnerships formed under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907....

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on the execution of documents by overseas companies, primarily when execution takes place after 1 October 2009 in...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for partnerships. Authority A partner in a partnership will be empowered...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance on proper execution of simple contracts and deeds for unincorporated associations. Capacity An unincorporated association...

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This Practice Note summarises the execution formalities for witnesses, in particular it considers who can act as a witness to the signature of another person on a...

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A facsimile seal or signature is essentially a duplicate of the original. With regard to seals, it is a duplicate of the common seal of a company with the addition of...

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Contract Where a contract is made by two or more parties it may contain a promise or obligation made by two or more of those parties. Any such promise may be: • joint •...

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Notaries A notary is a qualified lawyer whose primary concern is the authentication and certification of signatures and documents, either for use abroad or as copy...

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Commercial lawyers will regularly come across situations where third parties are executing documents as an attorney on behalf of another person and may be required to put...

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This Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a seal and it is being utilised, practitioners must...

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