English company law – what the Spanish practitioner needs to know

  • Wednesday, November 30
  • 10:00 AM
  • Event

English company law in practice for Spanish groups that own or purchase English companies or shareholdings.

/ Topics covered:

  • Options for establishing a Presence in the UK:

– Direct operations in UK, with UK VAT registration

– UK branch office

– UK company incorporation

– UK company acquisition

  • Key notification and registration provisions of People with Significant Control
  • Compliance with routine notification obligations
  • Key tools at Companies House for executing company changes
  • Shareholders Agreement vs Articles; where to include terms
  • The few instances of “Piercing the veil” – when might shareholders be liable?
  • Shareholder rights by law

  • Constraints on directors and director liability

  • Closing of companies – the principal options for closing solvent and insolvent companies.

Wednesday, November 30, 10 AM


Santiago Mediano Abogados (Calle Campoamor, 18, 28004-Madrid)

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    / Speakers

    Chris Cooke / Socio

    We are a business law firm, offering multidisciplinary advice to national and foreign companies.

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