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  • European Commission rules on proposed takeover of Endesa

    United Kingdom 28.09.2006

    The European Commission has ruled that the implementation of new legislation inhibiting E.ON’s acquisition of Endesa was contrary to Article 21 of the...

  • Demergers: structures and tax reliefs

    United Kingdom 10.07.2006

    Whatever the reason a company or group wishes to demerge, it must understand the tax reliefs that go with the alternative structures that are available...

  • The new takeovers regime 1

    United Kingdom 10.07.2006

    The UK takeovers regime has been overhauled and there is a new Takeover Code. Although the fundamentals of Code-regulated bids are unchanged, in certain...

  • Corporate governance and shareholder engagement

    United Kingdom 10.07.2006

    With this year’s AGM season now well under way, we are likely to see leading companies raising the bar in their directors’ reports, dealings with shareholders,...

  • Becoming a takeover target: should we recommend, fight or negotiate?

    United Kingdom 10.07.2006

    In early discussions with the target board or its Chairman, the potential bidder will usually be trying to gauge the price it needs to pay to get its offer...

  • Treasury shares 2

    United Kingdom 10.07.2006

    Treasury shares have become a familiar feature of the business at listed and AIM company annual general meetings. Their introduction necessitated a great...

  • Age discrimination and employee share schemes: corporate aspects

    United Kingdom 31.05.2006

    Most companies will need to make some changes to the rules of their executive share schemes to comply with the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations...

  • Changes to the UK takeovers regime on 20 May

    United Kingdom 11.05.2006

    On 20 May important changes will be made to the UK takeovers regime. Principally these result from the implementation of the EU Takeovers Directive, but...

  • Mining, oil and gas companies traded on AIM – new requirements

    United Kingdom 20.03.2006

    On 16 March the London Stock Exchange (LSE) published guidance for companies involved in exploration, development or production of mining, oil and gas...

  • The Company Law Reform Bill

    United Kingdom 22.11.2005

    On 1 November 2005 the Company Law Reform Bill was finally introduced to the House of Lords, seven years after the Company Law Review Steering Group...