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Bahrain
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
Decree 28 of 2020, issued on 28 September 2020, has set out various amendments to certain provisions of the Bahrain Commercial Companies Law (Law 21 of 2001) (the "BCCL").
Israel
Gissin & Co
Restructuring & Insolvency Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Israel, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Kenya
Anjarwalla & Khanna
The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has published draft guidelines that will enable listed firms to buy back their shares from next year. The CMA is now inviting stakeholders and the general public...
Anjarwalla & Khanna
With the introduction of the Business Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 (the Bill), businesses stand to win big as the Kenyan government moves to amend certain statutes
Anjarwalla & Khanna
The COVID-19 pandemic presents a challenge for companies listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (the NSE) which have had to postpone general meetings (GMs) due to the ban on public gatherings...
Nigeria
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
An Act to repeal the Companies and Allied Matters Act, Cap. C20, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 and enact the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2019 to provide for the incorporation of companies, ...
Resolution Law Firm
The law regulating the registration of companies in Nigeria is the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA).
Resolution Law Firm
The principal law guiding the starting of a business in Nigeria is the Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 2020.
South Africa
Bowmans
Shareholder claims revisited - what is the current position following the recent Steinhoff and African Bank judgments?
Bowmans
It is not only the scores under these elements that may be affected.
ENSafrica
In a case where a company is harmed by the actions of a third party and the company's share price consequently depreciates, a shareholder in the company is ordinarily not entitled to bring...
ENSafrica
On 7 August 2020, the Western Cape High Court, in Marib Holdings (Pty) Ltd v Parring NO and Others, considered the meaning of "frivolous, vexatious or without merit"...
Clyde & Co
The Supreme Court of Appeal ("SCA") delivered a significant judgment on the interpretation of the Companies Act relating to the liability
United Arab Emirates
Stephenson Harwood
On 27 August 2020, Cabinet Resolution No. 58/2020 on the Regulation of Procedures Related to Real Beneficiaries (the "Resolution") was published, which has introduced new record keeping and...
Clyde & Co
On 24 August 2020, the UAE Cabinet published Cabinet Decision No. 58/2020 on the Regulation of Procedures Related to Real Beneficiaries (the "New Cabinet Decision").
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
UAE Cabinet Decision No. 58 / 2020 is to be implemented to regulate the minimum obligations of the corporate entities incorporated in the UAE mainland and in the non-financial free zones...
The Sovereign Group
Multinational entreprises (MNEs) may decide to establish a Holding Company (HoldCo) as an efficient way of managing a group of subsidiaries in a particular region.
STA Law Firm
Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), an established free-zone and international financial centre in Abu Dhabi was legally established pursuant
STA Law Firm
Corporate governance can be stated as a set of regulations, mechanisms, its process, and relations by which corporations are controlled and operated.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The DIFC Registrar of Companies are requiring all missing/expired details of individual/body corporate stakeholders on the DIFC client portal to be updated.
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