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Statutory demands – more than meets the eye

Posted by Benefitz Admin on June 24 2010

Statutory demands – more than meets the eye The use of statutory demands under the Companies Act 1993 is common – and may be viewed by a party issuing or receiving them as no more significant than a demand letter. The implications of serving a statutory demand are, however,... Read the rest of this entry

New Directors Beware

Posted by Benefitz Admin on April 27 2010

New Directors Beware Have you recently become, or are you considering becoming a director? A recent Court of Appeal case of Chean v De Alwis illustrates that you may not be protected from personal liability for actions the company has taken before your appointment. In Chean v De... Read the rest of this entry

Proposed statutory minimum redundancy entitlements

Posted by Benefitz Admin on September 7 2009

Proposed statutory minimum redundancy entitlements Recently drawn from the ballot is a controversial Private Members’ Bill introduced by Darien Fenton (List Member of the Labour Party). Initially planned to have its first reading on 19 August 2009, if passed the Bill will amend the... Read the rest of this entry