Measures have been announced to cut the list of ‘sensitive’ names for which startup companies must get approval.
Government consults on enhancing the transparency of UK company ownership and increasing trust in UK business.
A central registry of companies’ beneficial ownership is among government proposals to shake up UK company law.
The process of buying back shares from employees on termination of employment has been made more straightforward for an employer
Included in the Queen’s Speech were plans to introduce various measures which will impact businesses.
The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act introduces key changes to the legal framework for directors’ remuneration in quoted companies.
A recent case brings clarity to the concept of de facto or “shadow” directorships.
Business owners should consider whether their business will be adversely affected if they become incapacitated as a result of an accident or illness.
From 6th April 2013 the scheme for the registration of charges created by companies is to be replaced.
From 28 April 2013, the model articles applying to companies will be amended to remove the provisions regarding termination of a director’s appointment on the grounds of mental health.