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Abolition of the Employee Shareholder Status
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 24 2016

In the Autumn Statement, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond announced that the tax advantages attached to Employee Shareholder Shares (ESS


First UK director disqualified for competition law breach
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2016

In a landmark ruling announced today, Daniel Aston earned the dubious honour of becoming the first UK director ever to be disqualified as a result of


A further word on exclusion and limitation clauses in contracts
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2013

This article considers comments made by the Technology and Construction Court in Elvanite Full Circle Ltd v AMEC Earth & Environmental (UK) Ltd


European Parliament backs 40 quota of women on boards
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 13 2013

The European Parliament in Strasbourg has voted in favour of draft rules aimed at increasing female representation on the boards of listed companies


New legislation on directors’ remuneration (quoted companies)
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 26 2013

Following the recent publication of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (Commencement No. 3, Transitional Provisions and Savings) Order 2013


The Gold Standard Sports bodies, corporate governance and public funding
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 17 2016

The UK Government has just announced a new mandatory Code on Sports Governance that will apply to any sports body in receipt of government funding


New regulations on directors' pay
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2013

The final version of the Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups (Accounts and Reports) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 ("2013 Regulations") have


Webinar recording: Good faith, implied terms and penalties - restrictions on freedom of contract
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2016

In this third webinar in our Construction Contracts series, Iain Drummond and Nathaniel Buckingham consider the extent to which freedom of contract


A tough year for retail
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2011

Retail has had a tough year, and the year ahead looks even tougher


DEFRA consults on mandatory carbon reporting
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2011

Section 85 of the Climate Change Act 2008 requires the Government to introduce secondary legislation by 6 April 2012, which would require the directors' report of a company to include information about their company's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions