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The UK Corporate Governance Code 2018
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • September 20 2018

Following on from the Financial Reporting Council's ("FRC") consultation on its proposed changes to the UK Corporate Governance Code in February this


Proxy adviser engagement: engagement practices during the 2017 AGM season, and ASIC's recommendations
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • July 19 2018

ASIC has made recommendations both to proxy advisers and companies in a new report. On 27 June 2018, ASIC published Report 578 on proxy adviser


Guernsey Companies Law - voluntary winding up of companies
  • Ogier
  • Guernsey
  • July 16 2018

The Companies Law came into full force on 1 July 2008 and contains provisions in relation to the nature, type, establishment and conduct of Guernsey


Compulsory winding-up of companies in Guernsey
  • Ogier
  • Guernsey
  • July 16 2018

The Companies Law came into force on 1 July 2008 and contains provisions in relation to the nature, type, establishment and conduct of Guernsey


Deadline for auditors‘ appointments (“out of cycle”)
  • Holec Zuska & Partners
  • Czech Republic
  • June 22 2018

Some entities (corporations) have an obligation to have their financial statements or consolidated financial statements certified by an auditor


Virtual shareholder meetings - stepping into Jimmy Choo’s shoes or a matter of bad practice?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 31 2018

Jimmy Choo became the first UK-listed company to host a virtual-only annual general meeting in 2016. A ‘virtual-only’ general meeting is a shareholder


SEC Updates Interpretations of Proxy Rules and Related Schedules 14A and 14C
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2018

The staff of the Division of Corporation Finance of the Securities and Exchange Commission recently issued updated compliance and disclosure


Deemed delivery of notice
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2018

Great care needs to be taken in calculating the date on which deemed service has occurred when serving notice to the shareholders for a General


Virtual shareholder meetings: advantages, disadvantages and practical considerations
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2018

As spring approaches, so do annual shareholder meetings for many public companies. Traditionally, these meetings were held in-person. However, due to


Corporate News - April 2018
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2018

The government has published a response to its April 2017 call for evidence on proposals for a new beneficial ownership register of overseas companies