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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
Mauritius
Appleby
On 4 June 2020 the Mauritius Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development tabled the National Budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021 under the theme "Our New Normal: The Economy of Life".
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
The Financial Services Commission has released a communique on the 21 July 2020 to inform the public that an exemption from the requirements of rule
Nigeria
Resolution Law Firm
Opening a bank account in Nigeria entails various requirements. Individuals and companies registered in Nigeria are eligible to open a bank.
Casslegal
Restructuring & Insolvency Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Nigeria, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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).
Pavestones Legal
When President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020("the Act") into law on the 7th of August 2020, the business community ...
Fred-Young & Evans
On 7th August 2020, President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria signed the amended Companies and Allied Matters Act into law Whilst the new law adopted most of the provisions in the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 1990, ...
Resolution Law Firm
There are various requirements for opening a business bank account in Nigeria. To be able to own a business account, the business must be firstly registered in accordance with the Companies...
South Africa
Bowmans
Shareholder claims revisited - what is the current position following the recent Steinhoff and African Bank judgments?
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
Schoemanlaw Inc.
On 3 July 2020, the Supreme Court of Appeal ("SCA") delivered a significant judgment on the interpretation of the Companies Act relating to the liability of directors and auditors for claims by shareholders in ...
Schoemanlaw Inc.
In the recent case between the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) and another (the "Plaintiffs") and Duduzile Cynthia Myeni and others, the core issue was to keep the Board accountable...
ENSafrica
The debarment of representatives and key individuals of Financial Service Providers ("FSPs") is regulated by the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services Act, 2002.
United Arab Emirates
lus Laboris
What are the duties and liabilities of managers and directors in the UAE and how best to manage them? This article provides guidance.
STA Law Firm
Abu Dhabi's decision to set up a financial center, known as the Abu Dhabi Global Market ("ADGM") has opened doors for international business.
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