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Employee ownership: getting the best from your trustees

When a business chooses to transition to employee ownership (EO), a trust must be established for the benefit of the employees of the company. The trust becomes the legal owner of the company shares, and the trustees are appointed to the board of that trust. Their role is to protect the interests of the employees as shareholders.

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Hot 100 alumni: Sean Upson, Stewarts Law

Commercial litigator Sean Upson was named in the Hot 100 2008 for his work turning start-up banking disputes boutique Masseys into the go-to litigation firm for conflict referrals in the City. Upson co-founded Masseys in 2004, leaving Baker & McKenzie, along with a group of partners, after almost 11 years at the firm. The decision […]

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