What's been happening in the company law arena? Some interesting recent court decisions will affect how companies conduct themselves for their shareholders and other stakeholders. At Forum Law we have been receiving enquiries from disgruntled shareholders and creditors about the conduct of companies which has unfair consequences for the shareholders and creditors.

So what have the courts recently deemed to be acceptable and not acceptable conduct of companies?

 
Company Law News
Company Law News
 
A case of shareholder activism highlights corporate transparency
 

To successfully challenge the governance of a board of directors, shareholders need access to all the facts, but this is often difficult when much company information is not publicly available.

 
 
Insolvency Law News
Insolvency Law News
 
Late shelf order applications will be refused
 

Courts have confirmed that liquidators don't have forever to apply for an extension of time in seeking to unwind past transactions.

 
 
 
 

 
 
Succession Law News
Succession Law News
 
Plaintiffs must prove need if challenging estate provisions
 

Forum Law has defended an estate claim in the Supreme Court with a confirmation of the High Court's "two-stage test".

 
 
 

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