The Small Business Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 aims to increase transparency in companies and address directors' misconduct, to ensure the UK is seen as a trusted and fair place to do business. This article focuses on important changes to the directors disqualification regime.
Law Firm: Wedlake Bell | Date: 27 August 2015
This Macfarlanes briefing focuses on the recent High Court decision in The Financial Conduct Authority v Da Vinci Invest - the first case in which, in addition to seeking an injunction, the FCA invited a court to impose a penalty for market abuse.
Law Firm: Macfarlanes | Date: 26 August 2015
There may be nothing new in the idea that a nominee director must exercise independent judgement and act in the interests of his own company, but a recent case provides an eye-watering illustration to make nominee directors sit up and think, as this briefing explains.
Law Firm: Excello Law | Date: 21 August 2015
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