What can directors be held personally liable for?

When directors seek advice on their position in an insolvency, the main issues that advisors will normally talk about are those risks which arise specifically from the insolvency legislation, such as wrongful or fraudulent trading, and what the impact on them might be...

Employment Law – new vetting scheme

Changes to employment law are underway. From the 12 October 2009 new measures are being introduced to vet the suitability of persons working with children or vulnerable adults. It is to be called the Vetting and Barring Scheme (VBS) and will be administered by a new...

Companies House – the new regime

New Filing deadlines: Companies with accounting periods beginning on or after the 6 April 2008 are subject to the following changes to the filing deadlines with Companies House. 1. Private companies and LLPs – the delivery deadline has been reduced by one month...