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LLPs: unfair prejudice petition

United Kingdom - October 8 2009 From 1 October 2009, certain provisions of the Companies Act 2006 were applied (with necessary modifications) to LLPs.

Hayley Evans, Graeme Gregory, Alan Watts

Proposal to change LLP SORP

United Kingdom - October 8 2009 The Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies has issued a proposal to amend the Statement of Recommended Practice ("SORP") for LLPs.

Hayley Evans, Graeme Gregory, Alan Watts

Retirement age: what can be justified?

United Kingdom - June 16 2009 Requiring a partner to retire at a certain age is direct age discrimination which can be justified if it achieves a legitimate aim by proportionate means.

Hayley Evans, Graeme Gregory, Alan Watts

Reform of limited partnerships

United Kingdom - June 16 2009 In March 2009 the then Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR) announced that, following consultation, it would not be possible to implement a comprehensive overhaul of the law relating to limited partnerships ("LPs").

Hayley Evans, Graeme Gregory, Alan Watts

LLPs: can members be employees?

United Kingdom - June 16 2009 When considering the employment status of "members" of an LLP, the starting point is section 4(4) of the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000.

Hayley Evans, Graeme Gregory, Alan Watts