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  • Takeover Code changes

    United Kingdom 15.07.2002

    On 4 July 2002 the Takeover Code Committee published its responses to a consultation exercise it had conducted on suggested revisions to the Notes on...

  • Hot Tip! Parent company liable for subsidiary's breach!

    United Kingdom 12.07.2002

    A parent company will be liable to a third party if the parent is involved in, or directs, its subsidiary to breach its contract with that third party. The...

  • New regulations on reporting directors' pay

    United Kingdom 10.07.2002

    On 25 June, Trade and Industry Secretary Patricia Hewitt announced that the Government would be bringing in new laws to give shareholders of quoted companies...

  • A summer of shareholder discontent can test AGM procedures

    United Kingdom 02.07.2002

    This year's AGM season has seen some high profile shareholder meetings. As the summer of shareholder discontent continues there has recently been news...

  • Publication by FSA of Guidance on Financial Promotion

    United Kingdom 07.06.2002

    On 17th May 2002 the FSA published the final form of its guidance on Financial Promotion under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. The Guidance,...

  • Listing Rules Update

    United Kingdom 05.06.2002

    A revised version of the United Kingdom Listing Authority (UKLA) Sourcebook, which contains the Listing Rules and Guidance Manual, came into effect on...

  • Corporate social responsibility

    United Kingdom 30.05.2002

    On 14 May 2002 the Government published its second annual report on corporate social responsibility ("CSR"). It sets out the Government's strategy to...

  • New edition of the Takeover Code

    United Kingdom 29.05.2002

    On 1 May 2002 the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers published a new edition of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers and the Rules Governing Substantial...

  • Market abuse - the FSA's approach

    United Kingdom 28.05.2002

    Howard Davies, Chairman of the Financial Services Authority used a conference in March this year to set out the FSA's approach in practice to the policing...

  • Acquisition: shares or assets?

    United Kingdom 27.05.2002

    In the Government's annual Budget (delivered on 17 April) a number of measures have been proposed (which will become law unless something major and unforeseen...