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IR35: Private Sector Companies Affected By The Changes
Only larger businesses will be affected by the changes. The government intends to use similar criteria to define small businesses as those found in the Companies Act 2006
26 Jul 2019
Here's Why These Legal Templates Give You The Best Guidance On Fundraising
The UK startup market is one of the strongest ecosystems in the world.
25 Jul 2019
US Corporate Law News: Effects Of The GDPR On US Fund Managers' Use Of Alternative Data
In addition to prompting U.S. fund managers to add European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliant representations to agreements that touch E.U. employees ...
European Union
4 Jul 2018
Investment For Charities: Trustees' Duties And The Role Of An Independent Advisor
Charity Trustees have ultimate responsibility for any investment of charity funds. Whilst Trustees might delegate the day to day management of investments to a relevant professional ...
29 May 2018
U.S. Corporate Law News: SEC Staff Issues Legal Bulletin On Shareholder Proposals
On November 1, 2017, the SEC Division of Corporation Finance issued Staff Legal Bulletin No. 14I.
United States
20 Nov 2017
SEC Approves PCAOB New Auditing Standard Requiring Communication Of 'Critical Audit Matters'
On October 23, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved new auditing standards for the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, which had been proposed on July 19, 2017.
United States
15 Nov 2017
"Stronger Charities For A Stronger Society": The House Of Lords Select Committee On Charities Report
The House of Lords Select Committee on Charities published its Report on the sector in late March.
4 Jul 2017
Charitable Door-To-Door Collection Bags: Are Your Commercial Participators Complying With The New Guidance?
Following an Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) decision in 2016 that a charitable collection bag used by a commercial participator was in violation of the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP)...
4 Jul 2017
New Regulations On Reporting Payment Practices Are Now In Force
In April 2017, new regulations came into force which require larger companies to report information twice annually about their payment practices for financial years beginning on or after 6 April 2017.
4 Jul 2017
First Benefit Corporation Completes Initial Public Offering, California Court Holds That Sarbanes Preempts Attorney-Client Privilege, And Trump Effects Elimination Of SEC Resource Extraction Rule
This week's corporate law news roundup includes discussions of Laureate Education being the first benefit corporation to successfully complete an initial public offering (IPO)...
16 Mar 2017
Acquiring A UK Business: Key Legal Issues For US Purchasers
The devaluation of sterling has resulted in some of our US clients exploring acquisition opportunities in sectors where they perceive value, notwithstanding the Bank of England's prognosis of a worsening..
17 Aug 2016
UK Budget 2015 And Its Impact On Entrepreneurs
The focus of this year's Budget was individuals, particularly savers. Business entrepreneurs appear to have been left largely unaffected by this year's Budget.
25 Mar 2015
Guiding You Through... Guide For Directors Of A Company Facing Insolvency
Directors of companies in financial difficulties need to make hard decisions regarding the management of the business of the company and the treatment of creditors.
30 Jul 2012
Guiding You Through... Shareholder Rights In The British Virgin Islands
As a shareholder of a BVI company, your rights are not limited to those detailed in the company's constitution.
British Virgin Islands
23 Jul 2012
Helping You Manage An Investigation Or Crisis
Whether you are a company, an individual, family office or state entity that wishes to improve internal controls.
22 Jul 2012
Enforcing Foreign Judgments In The British Virgin Islands
Before enforcing a foreign judgment in the British Virgin Islands (BVI), it is important to consider whether the Defendant has assets within the jurisdiction against which a Claimant can enforce.
British Virgin Islands
30 Mar 2011
Company searches in the British Virgin Islands
Confidentiality of corporate documents and information is one of the key attractions of incorporating a company in the BVI.
British Virgin Islands
24 Mar 2011
Asset Tracing in the British Virgin Islands and Sources of Public Information
Securing information and evidence is important whether contemplating litigation, tracing assets or undertaking due diligence into a potential business partner or joint venture.
British Virgin Islands
30 Jan 2011
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