We recently acted on the merger of several well established private companies. The suffix "public limited company" or "plc" for

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The final segment of the CA 2006 comes into operation on Thursday 1 October 2009. Earlier bulletins have covered blocks already

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The courts are reluctant to "reopen" a contract. So if the matter or particular interpretation is important you must make sure it

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Practitioners should be aware that on 3 August 2009 detailed changes occur to provisions in the CA 2006 by virtue of the European

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Exclusion clause - will it work? - Inserting a missing clause - is this possible? Protection of trade secret - can I stop him (or

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Altmore Business Law frequently acts for clients at a considerable distance: often they ask "do we have to come to the completion

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The limited liability company does not provide anything like full protection for the entrepreneur. The Companies Act 2006 ("CA")

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This is a reminder that under the Companies Act 2006, private companies may now carry out reductions of capital (eg by cancelling

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Charities and similar activities are carried on through charitable companies, including the company limited by guarantee, by

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The act's 1,300 sections are coming into force over time during 2007 - 9. What follows is a round up of the main provisions that

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