Netherlands - December 23 2009 On 10 December 2009 the lower chamber of the Dutch Parliament passed a bill to amend Book 2 of the Civil Code, the Companies (Documentation) Act and certain other laws (Bill no. 31 948).
Netherlands - December 16 2009 The statutory rules governing Dutch private limited liability companies (BVs) are being simplified and there will be more flexibility in the governance structure of this type of company.
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).
Netherlands - January 20 2012 With effect from 1 July 2011, the present system of preventive supervision and the related requirement of a declaration of no objection will be abolished.
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…