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Considerations for listed companies in response to Covid-19

COVID-19 continues to cause unprecedented disruption to all business operations, which includes the annual corporate calendar for listed public companies when preparing and filing accounts, holding AGMs and making dividend payments to their shareholders. Below is a summary of the key considerations.

Mind the gap – How to effect a safe return to work

As the UK remains in lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, uncertainty abounds about when a return to “normal” life can be expected. Government commentary suggests social distancing may continue for the rest of the year, raising questions about how to effect a safe return to work.



DPAs: A St Valentine’s Day present?

The new DPA code of practice might just be the way to combat economic crime On 14 February the directors of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and Public Prosecutions published their joint deferred prosecution agreement code of practice (CoP). The CoP has been long-awaited and there has been much speculation about its content. Now it […]

Trowers, TLT blaze capital call trail

At the end of last year we reported on an HMRC crackdown on a national insurance-related loophole that could kick off a wave of capital calls across the UK. Well, those calls have started. As we reveal today, both TLT and Trowers & Hamlins have told their fixed-share partners (FSPs) that they can expext to […]

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