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Corporate law is wide-ranging and fast-paced, so getting up-to-speed with new areas whilst staying ahead of regulatory change can be a significant challenge for legal professionals. We understand the breadth of the sector, and have over 1,000 maintained resources spanning core and specialist areas within corporate law. Stay at the forefront of public company transactions and AGM notices with our searchable database; and keep up with the latest developments in corporate law with our GC100 materials and current awareness updates. And when you need to conduct deeper research on a specific area, seamlessly search between Practical Law and Westlaw UK.
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From company formation, appointment of directors, corporate governance and company meetings; to financial reporting, share structure and shareholder rights, we’ve got the expert coverage for your area of practice. Get access to regularly maintained practice notes and time-saving drafting tools; and stay up to date with the latest current awareness with our expert interpretation of the law for your area.
From mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital; to demergers, reorganisation schemes and returns of value, we have materials to support you with your corporate transactional matters. Stay up-to-date with the latest deals and AGM materials with our What’s Market database and trends reports, and use our know-how service to access practice notes, toolkits and drafting notes to help you in your practice.
Equity & Capital Markets
From main market obligations, AIM obligations and preparing a prospectus; to disclosure guidance, market conduct and compliance with the Financial Conduct Authority’s rules, our content spans the breadth of Equity & Capital Markets matters. View our indexes to help with interpreting listed company rule books, and advise your clients more efficiently using our toolkits, practice notes and checklists.
Partnerships & LLPs
From partnership agreements, deeds of dissolution and winding up; to setting up LLPs, novation agreements, and Private Fund Limited Partnerships (PFLPs), we have a wide range of industry-leading content to help you in your legal practice. Advise your clients more effectively using our industry-leading practice notes, toolkits and checklists; and access insightful current awareness and analysis to stay ahead of the latest developments in partnership law.
For Company Secretaries
From appointment of a company secretary, Companies House documents and routine board and shareholder minutes; to regulatory compliance, statutory compliance and execution of deeds and documents, our Company Secretary resources cover a wide range of topics specifically related to company administration. Access standard documents, toolkits and checklists to help you work more efficiently, and stay up-to-date with the latest developments and regulatory matters with our current awareness email updates and case reports.
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