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Companies Act 2006: what's changing on 1 October 2008?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 30 2008

Further changes to company law come into force on 1 October 2008 as a result of the next key stage in the implementation of the Companies Act 2006

FSA consults on proposed amendments to the Model Code

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

In October 2008, the FSA published its quarterly consultation paper

ICSA Guidance on Corporate Manslaughter and Homicide

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

In October 2008, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) published a paper entitled "Guidance on Corporate Manslaughter and Homicide"

Companies Act 2006 - implementation timetable

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

The table below is intended to provide guidance on the commencement timetable for the Companies Act 2006

High Court shows lock developer the exit door

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 5 2008

The High Court has ruled that, a company called ALS (the corporate vehicle of a Mr Chevalier, the inventor of a car door latch mechanism (called ULS)) could not rely on past breaches as grounds for terminating and claiming damages under a joint collaboration agreement (JCA) with a manufacturer, Honeywell

FRC publishes updated Guidance on Audit Committees

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

On 15 October 2008, the Financial Reporting Council published an updated version of its paper entitled "Guidance on Audit Committees"

ICAEW - guidance on financial and accounting duties and responsibilities of directors

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2008

In October 2008, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) issued Technical Release 0608 entitled "Financial and Accounting Duties and Responsibilities of Directors"

Companies Act 2006 - eighth (and final) commencement order published

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2008

The Companies Act 2006 (Commencement No. 8, Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2008 was made by Parliament on 6 November 2008

ICSA - guidance on corporate governance role of the company secretary

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • November 28 2008

The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) has published an updated version of its paper on the role of the company secretary entitled "ICSA Guidance on Corporate Governance Role of the Company Secretary"

Corporate killing law will force firms to play by the rules

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 30 2007

The Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 ('the Act') received Royal Assent in July this year, creating a new offence of corporate manslaughter and corporate homicide in Scotland