• New Dual Process for Appointing Independent Directors - Amendments to Articles of Association
  • May 20, 2014 | Authors: Annabel Evans; Kirsty Payne; Richard Smith; Justine Usher
  • Law Firm: Mayer Brown International LLP - London Office
  • On 16 May 2014, the Listing Rules are changing to incorporate new provisions applicable to premium listed companies which have or gain a controlling shareholder. They are being introduced to address concerns about the position of minority shareholders and to give them a more effective voice, but without becoming dominant.