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The State Council Decision, together with the Company Law Amendments, have been in effect since 1 March 2014.
RED Alert — spring 2014: take a break — Marks and Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey)
The appeal of the High Court’s decision in Marks and Spencer v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey) was heard by the Court of Appeal on 25 March.
General terms and conditions are any contractual terms that have been provided by one contracting party (user) to the other party.
When the debt relief procedure for natural persons was introduced in 2008, it was considered that it should be available only for a natural person’s non-business debts.
An English scheme for a company that has a ‘sufficiently close connection’ with the jurisdiction can be proposed, albeit recognition in Poland is at the discretion of the Polish courts.
A guarantor will be released from liability if the parties to the contract that is guaranteed vary its terms if it does not confirm its obligations.
Rodney Dukes and Richard Bursby discuss the hotels market and some basic issues that borrowers and lenders in this sector typically need to address.
Performance bonds are widely used in a variety of commercial agreements from construction contracts to insolvency business sales.
The proper construction of a share charge meant the benefit of two unsecured shareholder loan agreements formed part of the security package created by the document.
As of 1 October 2012, transfers of majority shares in a private limited liability company have become more complicated.
An English court has sanctioned a scheme of arrangement under the Companies Act 2006 relating wholly to debt that was subject to a New York governing law provision.
Finance Update — March 2014: has the US flipped on the enforceability of liquidation protocols in swaps?
A US court has now recognised as effective the liquidation protocol contained in an ISDA governed interest rate swap.
Taylor Wessing’s private equity group has advised Electra Partners on the acquisition of audio mixing console manufacturer Calrec from D&M Holdings.
Taylor Wessing is advising Eagle Eye Solutions Group on its proposed flotation on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, as well as its acquisition of 2ergo.
At a time when well-known names are disappearing from the high street as a result of retailers going into administration, the spectre of corporate insolvencies has never loomed larger.
Without being able to offer suitable security, a business may find it difficult to borrow, or at least the terms of secured borrowing will be more favourable than those of unsecured borrowing.
This article explains how to handle issues of trade and business secret protection from an employment law perspective in Germany.
An employee share option plan reserves and allocates a percentage of the shares of the company for share option grants to current and future employees.
Sometimes there is a prohibition on the payment of any dividend, which may be for a limited period of time.
Investors will want to protect the value of their shares from dilution in the event the company issues new shares. This article examines the formulas they use to achieve this.