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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The EU Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) was published in the EU official journal on 19 June 2018 and came into force...
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Produced in partnership with Jeremy Glover of Fenwick Elliott 26th Sep
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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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26th Sep
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This Practice Note covers the following topics in high level detail:•what are CSOPs?•the law governing CSOP options•the eligibility...
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26th Sep
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EMI Review: In the Spring Budget 2020, the government announced that it will review the EMI scheme to ensure that it provides support for high-growth...
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26th Sep
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EMI Review: In the Spring Budget 2020, the government announced that it will review the EMI scheme to ensure that it provides support for high-growth...
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The EU Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) was published in the EU official journal on 19 June 2018 and came into force...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Woodhouse 26th Sep
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Leaver provisions and different types of schemeWhen drafting a set of share plan rules or an option or award agreement, a company will wish to make...
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Specific income tax rules (in sections 471–487 of the Income Tax (Earnings and Pensions) Act 2003 (Part 7, Chapter 5) (ITEPA 2003)) apply to...
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26th Sep
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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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26th Sep
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What are growth shares?Growth shares, also known as value shares or hurdle shares, are a special class of shares that have restricted rights. These...
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26th Sep
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The use of malus and clawbackThe concept of withholding or even recovering value from executives if a material adverse event occurs following the...
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26th Sep
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What are leavers?Departing individuals are known generically as ‘leavers’ but the reason behind the departure will usually result in different...
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Produced in partnership with Jenny Wheater of Duane Morris LLP 26th Sep
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: The EU Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5MLD) was published in the EU official journal on 19 June 2018 and came into force...
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Produced in partnership with Jeremy Glover of Fenwick Elliott 26th Sep
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EMI Review: In the Spring Budget 2020, the government announced that it will review the EMI scheme to ensure that it provides support for high-growth...
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26th Sep
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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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26th Sep
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EMI Review: In the Spring Budget 2020, the government announced that it will review the EMI scheme to ensure that it provides support for high-growth...
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IntroductionGroups of companies undertake reorganisations for many and varied reasons but, regardless of the reason, those reorganisations will often...
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25th Sep
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Overview of key issuesThe key concepts discussed in this Practice Note are:•why share incentives are a key issue on a takeover by scheme of...
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25th Sep
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Structure of public-to-private takeoversA public to private transaction is one where an unlisted company acquires a listed company, so that the target...
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25th Sep
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What is a rights issue?A rights issue is:•an offer of new shares or other securities•made to existing shareholders of a company or of a particular...
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25th Sep
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This note covers the following topics:•the law governing save as you earn (SAYE) options and corporate events•corporate events which may trigger the...
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25th Sep
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What is a joint venture?A joint venture (JV) is a commercial arrangement entered into by two or more independent parties whereby each party agrees to...
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25th Sep
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What is an employee ownership trustAn employee ownership trust (EOT) is a particular type of employee benefit trust (EBT) that meets certain statutory...
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25th Sep
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A company may need to raise additional capital for a number of reasons. This may be to fund an acquisition it wants to make or to meet ongoing...
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25th Sep
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Relevance of the takeover code to share acquisitions by an EBTIt may be necessary to consult the Takeover Panel (Panel) in certain circumstances if...
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25th Sep
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This Practice Note covers the following topics:•the law governing exchange of save as you earn (SAYE) options•exchange of SAYE options◦circumstances...
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25th Sep
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This Resource Note outlines the main provisions of Rule 16 of The City Code on Takeovers and Mergers (Code) and highlights relevant materials,...
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25th Sep
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IntroductionAn initial public offering (IPO), is the first sale of stock by a company to the public. For further details on what an IPO involves, see:...
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25th Sep
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Additional definitionsOption Holders•[insert list of Option Holders who are exercising their Options or refer to relevant schedule of Option...
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26th Sep
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DefinitionsOption•the respective rights to acquire Shares granted to each Option Holder;Option Holder•[insert list of Option Holders whose Options are...
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26th Sep
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1by this power of attorney made on [insert date on which the appointor executes the power of attorney]I [insert name of option holder] (the Appointor)...
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26th Sep
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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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26th Sep
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[insert name of option holder][insert address][insert postcode][insert date]Dear [insert name of option holder],[insert name of option plan]: effect...
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26th Sep
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The impact of capital reorganisations, takeovers and demergers on awards made under a share incentive plan (SIP) is more complex than other...
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26th Sep
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Significance of the target company's share incentive arrangements in the event of a transactionA potential purchaser will typically wish to avoid...
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26th Sep
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What are the offeror's obligations in relation to the target company's share plan participants?If an offer is made for the shares of a listed company,...
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26th Sep

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