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UK government proposals to make directors liable for tax debts when a company becomes insolvent should only apply when the company has evaded, as opposed to avoided, tax and should not extend to shareholders, a tax expert has said. 17 Aug 2018
A man whose business was responsible for millions of nuisance marketing calls has been barred from serving as a company director for six years. 10 Aug 2018
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...
This article is based on UK law as at 1st February 2010, unless otherwise stated. To what extent can a company protect its directors from some of the liabilities outlined in our guides to directors...
A firm which manages money for a Libyan sovereign wealth fund has won a substantial case against its former chief executive for bribery and breaches of fiduciary duty. 20 Jul 2018
LEGAL UPDATE: The High Court has decided that a liquidator's claim against a director for breach of fiduciary duty could not succeed as the director in question had acted honestly in what he considered to be the best interests of the creditors. The case re-enforced... 17 Jul 2018
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