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ICSA - updated guidance notes on board committees
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 24 2007

On 18 October 2007, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) published updated versions of several of its guidance notes which seek to help companies comply with the Combined Code on Corporate Governance


Disclosure regime for significant short positions in companies undertaking rights issues
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2008

On 13 June 2008, at the same time as signalling the initiation of a wider review on how capital raising by listed companies can be made more orderly and efficient, the FSA announced the introduction of a new disclosure regime for significant short positions in companies undertaking rights issues


Companies Act 2006 - implementation timetable
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2008

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


BIS consultation on company filing requirements
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 19 2013

In October 2013 the Department for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) published a consultation on company filing requirements as part of its Red Tape


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


Changes to model articles under the Mental Health (Discrimination) Act 2013
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 25 2013

The Mental Health (Discrimination) Act 2013 has now received Royal Assent and will come into force on 28 April 2013. The Act amends the model


Supermarket squeeze
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2013

No, not a game show, but the reality of where many in the food and drink supply chain may find themselves as we look to a still uncertain 2013. While


New statutory regulations for share buybacks
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2013

A revised draft of the Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 18) Regulations 2013 has now been published, which is intended to come into force on 30


Interpretation of contracts: a recap
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2014

One of the questions clients often ask us is how a contract might be interpreted by the courts in the event of a dispute. Often a balance needs to be


Crisis management: investigating a crisis developing and implementing investigation protocols
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2013

Internal investigations are a central part of the crisis management response, and whilst the form and structure of the investigation will depend on