NEWS & ARTICLES

The end of the corporate director is nigh – or is it!

The Small Business Enterprise and Employment Bill contains provisions that will mean it is no longer possible for a company […]

The risks of litigation funding

When a litigation funder finances a claimant to take proceedings, which are unsuccessful, and the claimant is not in a […]

Directors personally liable for breaching employment contracts

The creation of the limited liability company in the 19th century has been described by some as the most important […]

Are directors liable to repay dividends when the accounts they relied on are wrong?

Having previously been to the Supreme Court, the case of Burnden Holdings v Fielding has now gone to trial and […]

You don’t need a board meeting to declare an interim dividend

If you are a company director searching on Google how to declare an interim dividend, the answers you get would […]

Duties of a dissenting director

This is an area of law & practice that is shrouded in mystery. In the context of a company in […]

Liability of auditors for negligent audit – how times change!

Back in 2009, on the last day that the House of Lords delivered judgments, it was decided on a 3:2 […]

A Guide to the Debt Recovery Protocol

Last October, the Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims (the “Protocol”) was introduced by the Government.  The Protocol applies to any […]

Removal of personal information from the Company register

For a fee of £55, and provided a new address for correspondence is provided, directors and others can now apply […]

The end of the corporate director is nigh – or is it!

The Small Business Enterprise and Employment Bill contains provisions that will mean it is no longer possible for a company […]