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New Year, New Resolutions & Remote Working

New Year, New Resolutions….how to have a healthy approach to remote working

Every year, we all make those famous New Year resolutions, but do we actually stick to them and does it really matter? 2020 was a year like no other and one that will always be remembered when the UK (and the world) entered into unknown territory. All of a sudden, our lives were disrupted like …

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What you need to know: Return of the Crown Preference

What you need to know: Return of the Crown Preference

What is Crown Preference?   In insolvency procedures, creditors are repaid according to a strict statutory hierarchy which sets out the order of priority of creditors. The money realised from the assets of an insolvent company is applied to meet claims of creditors in a set order of priority. The lower down the hierarchy a …

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Cancelling Shares - Different Options for Private Companies

Cancelling Shares – Different Options for Private Companies

Can a Company cancel its own shares?   Following incorporation, private companies might find that as the business has grown and developed, they have a complex capitalisation structure in place involving various classes of shares, both equity and deferred, and employee incentives and loan instruments. A simple solution may be for the company to reorganise …

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New Covid-19 Restrictions Introduced on 22 September 2020 and could last 6 months

Following reports that coronavirus cases rose by 4,926 on Tuesday 22 September, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement about the new restrictions that would apply in England were heavily anticipated the same day. Referring to the situation as a “perilous turning point”, under the new measures: Office workers are encouraged to work from home, where possible; …

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Contact-tracing: Does the end justify the means?

With the recent launch of the beta version of Apple and Google’s jointly created contact-tracing technology, it is not surprising we have data protection and privacy at the forefront of our minds. Apple and Google are collaborating to provide contact-tracing technology through their devices. With the use of Bluetooth, users will be notified if they …

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Restructuring

One of KaurMaxwell’s specialisms is Insolvency & Restructuring which is headed up by our Managing Partner, Mandeep Kaur Virdee. Mandeep and her team provide comprehensive advice and assistance to Directors, Business Partners and individuals in relation to transactions and restructuring. Our team are here to support you when the unexpected happens within your business and you …

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Support for Small and Medium-sized Businesses amid Covid-19

Disclaimer: Due to the nature of Covid-19, any information and guidance from the Government can rapidly change. For the latest Government information on Covid-19 and the measures the Government are taking, please visit the UK Government website: www.gov.uk As a small business, we understand the disruption an outbreak like Covid-19 can have on your business and …

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Protection from Forfeiture: Coronavirus Act 2020 update

As the emergency legislation, following the outbreak of the coronavirus, has now become an Act of Parliament, Coronavirus Act 2020 (“the Act”), we have summarised how this applies to commercial tenancies and whether a landlord can forfeit a lease for the non-payment of rent. Although the new legislation provides protection, it does not grant any …

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