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Warranty claims: words of warning for buyers and sellers
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2015

A recent High Court case sounds a note of caution for both buyers and sellers within corporate transactions seeking to limit their liability in


Meaning of “consent not to be unreasonably withheld” in a commercial contract
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2012

The High Court considered the meaning of the frequently used contractual term that "consent not be unreasonably withheld" in the context of a Share Purchase Agreement


Special limited partnerships (SLPs) introduced in Luxembourg
  • Wildgen Partners in Law
  • Luxembourg, United Kingdom
  • May 17 2013

The Luxembourg limited partnership regime is being modernised to become more attractive for private equity, venture capital and real estate


Companies Act 2006: capital maintenance and reduction, financial assistance and distributions
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 4 2007

This briefing note should be read in conjunction with our earlier briefing, Companies Act 2006: Introduction and background


Other items : 24 - 30 April 2015
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2015

Provisions in the Companies Act 2006 governing the authorisation and financing of share buybacks were recently amended. The revisions included


Activist investing in Europe: a special report
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United Kingdom
  • October 24 2014

Activist investing in US markets has increased in importance by almost any measure over recent years, with greater assets under management, more


Private equity perspectives - employee shareholder shares: on the rise
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

Since September 2013, companies have had the opportunity to enter into employee shareholder agreements with their employees, under which employees


Current issues affecting business sales and how to avoid them
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 6 2015

As 2015 dawns, if you are thinking of selling your business this year, what are some of the things you need to know? What are the issues that we are


UK Corporate Governance update - issue 82014
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • October 1 2014

The FRC has published a revised version of the UK Corporate Governance Code which will apply to accounting periods beginning on or after 1 October


New UK Financial Conduct Authority delisting requirements
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2014

On 1 May 2014, the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced changes to Listing Rule 5, which come into force on 16 May 2014. The changes