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UK law will be updated next month to make it possible to hold company directors personally liable for nuisance calls made by their businesses. 22 Nov 2018
Two former senior directors at the now-defunct investment company Keydata Investment Services have failed in their bids to overturn bans preventing them from performing regulated financial services roles. A decision to fine them has been upheld. 20 Nov 2018
Generally the position in Ireland is that any one director can bind a company and sign contracts on behalf of the company assuming that the director has been given the authority to do so.
Companies and investors who want to do business in Ireland and the UK will find increasing divergence between company law in the two countries.
This is one of a series of guides on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, real estate, employment, pensions, litigation, third party contracts and competition considerations....
Directors of companies subject to the 2014 Reports on Payments to Governments Regulations must publish annual reports on any payments made to governments for each financial year.
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. Where a company or any of its subsidiaries enters into a transaction with a director of the company, the rules on...
This guide is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. If a company’s shares are traded on the main market of the London Stock Exchange there is a further set of requiremen...
A banker whose assets were frozen by the High Court has succeeded in an application to have the assets of companies he controls removed from the freezing order. 06 Nov 2018
The High Court has dismissed an application to set aside a freezing order brought by a banker involved in an ongoing case brought by the firm which manages a Libyan sovereign wealth fund. 16 Oct 2018