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UK: Women on boards: EHRC guidance on the limits of lawful positive action

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 23 2014

In March 2014 Business Secretary Vince Cable was reported to back the use of women-only shortlists by headhunters searching for candidates to fill

UK: women on boards: Voluntary Code for Executive Search firms March 2014 review

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 6 2014

In a review of the Voluntary Code of Conduct for Executive Search firms, published on 4 March 2014, Charlotte Sweeney considers whether the Code

A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update September 2013

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 19 2013

The Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups (Accounts and Reports) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 and changes to the Companies Act 2006 made by the

Consumer products update - Summer 2013

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Asia-Pacific, European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2013

Welcome to our Global Consumer Products Sector Update - a publication which highlights some key recent legal issues affecting consumer products

UK: Directors’ Remuneration: The new regime for listed companies our detailed summary of the new Regulations

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 28 2013

The final form Regulations implementing changes to the regime for directors' remuneration have been published and laid before Parliament. They apply

A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and

Preview 2013 (UK law)

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 15 2013

2013 will herald some significant changes to the UK legal arena, notably in the corporate area in relation to executive remuneration and narrative

General Counsel update - legal guide edition 32

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Myanmar, Singapore, United Kingdom
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  • November 29 2012

A summary of major developments in key areas

Quoted companies to be required to report on 'diversity in the board and beyond'

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 22 2012

The government, through the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), published last week draft regulations which will require all large and medium sized companies to produce a new 'Strategic Review' as part of their annual report, similar to the current Business Review but with some significant changes

Partners: LLP members are not “workers” protected from whistleblowing detriment

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 28 2012

The Court of Appeal has ruled that LLP members are not “workers” able to claim for detriment for whistleblowing, overturning an EAT decision reported here