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One-tier board bill
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • December 16 2009

On 8 December 2009 a bill to amend Book 2 of the Netherlands Civil Code in connection with the amendment of the rules on management and supervision within NVs and BVs (Bill no. 31763) was passed by the lower chamber of the Dutch Parliament


New partnership rules withdrawn
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • September 8 2011

Ivo Opstelten (Minister of Security and Justice) intends to withdraw the Partnerships Bill (setting out what was to become Title 7.13 of the Dutch Civil Code


New company law rules
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • December 21 2012

The entry into effect of the 'Flex BV' Act in October 2012 brought about major changes in Dutch company law. On 1 January 2013 several other important


Upper house of Dutch parliament passes Corporate Governance Act
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • December 18 2012

On 13 November 2012 the upper house of the Dutch parliament passed the Corporate Governance Act. The Act is expected to enter into force on 1 July 2013


Rules on inquiry proceedings to be amended
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • September 27 2011

At the beginning of September, the Minister of Justice and Security submitted a bill to the lower house of the Dutch Parliament that will amend the rules on inquiry proceedings


Economic interests in listed companies: scope of disclosure obligation extended
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • January 23 2012

With effect from 1 January 2012 the statutory obligation to disclose substantial shareholdings in listed companies also includes certain cash-settled instruments, such as cash-settled equity swaps and stock options


One-Tier Board Act Expected to enter into effect on 1 July 2012
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • December 21 2011

The Minister of Security and Justice has recently confirmed to the lower house of the Dutch Parliament that the One-Tier Board Act will probably enter into effect on 1 July 2012 (instead of 1 January 2012


Simplification and flexibilisation of rules governing Dutch BVs
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • March 2 2012

On 1 March 2012 the Dutch Minister of Security and Justice confirmed that his target date for the entry into force of the legislation simplifying the rules applicable to private limited liability companies is 1 July 2012


One-Tier Board Act: entry into effect on 1 January 2013
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • December 18 2012

The One-Tier Board Act will enter into effect on 1 January 2013. The remedial legislation will also enter into effect on that date. The purpose of the


Corporate governance developments
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • August 7 2009

On 24 July 2009, the Dutch government submitted a bill to the Dutch parliament which, if passed, will make a number of changes in the corporate governance of listed companies