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HTMLIs There a Need For a Governance Code for Large Charities?
Alison Paines, Chris Priestley; Withers Bergman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 27, 2015, previously published on May 20, 2015
The Good Governance Code steering group has launched a consultation process to establish if there is a need for a new governance code to address the challenges being faced by the larger or more complex charities.

 

HTMLSociety Lotteries - Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Committee Publishes Its Report
Alison Paines, Chris Priestley; Withers Bergman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 27, 2015, previously published on May 20, 2015
Following the recent consultation on society lotteries, the Parliamentary Committee on Culture, Media and Sport has published a report recommending that rules and regulations affecting society lotteries should be changed to reduce the burden on those operating smaller lotteries and for those...

 

HTMLTime Limit for Filing an Appeal Against a Decision of the Charity Commission
Alison Paines, Chris Priestley; Withers Bergman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 27, 2015, previously published on May 20, 2015
A recent decision of the First-tier Tribunal (Charity) in the case of iMuhoro v Charity Commission for England and Wales (CA/2015/0004) has refused to grant an extension of time to challenge a decision of the Charity Commission.

 

HTMLM&A Update: Delaware Supreme Court Issues Important Ruling Protecting Independent Directors
William P. Mills, Brittany Schulman, Martin L. Seidel; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 25, 2015, previously published on May 18, 2015
On May 14, 2015, the Delaware Supreme Court ruled that claims against independent directors must be dismissed when a company charter provision shields directors from monetary liability for breach of the duty of care and the plaintiffs are unable to plead facts establishing that the directors...

 

HTMLDuPont's Proxy Contest Victory: A Turning Point for Companies' Responses to Activism?
Lyle G. Ganske, Jennifer C. Lewis, Robert A. Profusek, Lizanne Thomas; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
May 25, 2015, previously published on May 2015
This highly celebrated DuPont victory signals that shareholders recognize that not all companies require activist intervention or a seismic change in strategy—DuPont's strong financial performance and implementation of strategic initiatives supported its contention that it was pursuing a...

 

Adobe PDFShareholder Activism Update: DuPont Announces Victory in Proxy Fight with Trian
Sullivan Cromwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 21, 2015, previously published on May 13, 2015
On May 13, 2015, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, a major chemical company with a market cap of approximately $68 billion, defeated a proxy campaign run by Trian Fund Management, L.P., the activist fund led by Nelson Peltz that owns approximately 2.7% of DuPont. Trian was seeking four seats on...

 

HTMLD&O Insurance: Carefully Inspect Content and Scope of Policy
Michael Rainer; GRP Rainer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 20, 2015, previously published on May 19, 2015
Governing corporate bodies such as executive boards, executive directors or supervisory boards are liable for careless mistakes with their private assets. D&O insurance is meant to afford protection against any claims.

 

HTMLD&O Liability: Recourse Claims against Executive Board, Managing Directors or Supervisory Board
Michael Rainer; GRP Rainer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 20, 2015, previously published on May 20, 2015
Recourse can be taken against governing entities such as managing directors, executive boards or supervisory boards where mistakes are made in managing the company. The extent of recourse claims is disputed.

 

HTMLDealing with Requests to Inspect a Company's Register of Members
Richard Barham, Candice Chapman, Rebecca Gordon; Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 19, 2015, previously published on April 20, 2015
The High Court has considered two issues regarding a request to inspect a company's register of members. First, whether a request is valid if it does not contain all the information required by the Companies Act 2006 and, secondly, the circumstances in which a request by a non-member satisfies the...

 

HTMLChanges to Increase Transparency and Accountability, Remove Red Tape and Prevent Abuse
Richard Barham, Candice Chapman, Rebecca Gordon; Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 19, 2015, previously published on April 20, 2015
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015. It covers a diverse range of subjects, including changes to companies legislation. These are designed to increase corporate transparency and accountability, remove red tape around company administration and...

 


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