Companies Act - The Final Countdown

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Thursday 04 June 2009, Marriott Hotel, Preston. 8am - 10.30am

uncomplicatedThe main implementation of the Companies Act will take place on 1st October 2009 and in the fourth and final instalment in the series of seminars the Business Law Team at Forbes will guide you through the changes that will be taking place.

It is essential that those involved in managing a company attend to understand what they need to do to avoid being caught out by the new legislation and suffering unnecessary penalties.

8am – Registration and Breakfast

8.30am - How Long Has This Been Going On? – Introduction

Everything Changes – Company Formation

  • The new method of formation
  • The new model constitution: goodbye to Table A?

There's No Limit – Share Capital

  • Abolition of "authorised share capital" – how will it work for new and old companies?

Please Mr Postman – Members' and Directors' Addresses

  • Service addresses and home addresses
  • New rules for Directors and Members

OK Computer – New Ways At Companies House

  • Registrar's new forms and powers
  • Dissolution and restoration from the registrar

Pick Up The Pieces – Filling in The Gaps

  • Company Charges
  • Overseas Companies

It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over – Conclusion

10.20 Questions and close

The expert speakers will be on hand over breakfast and at the end of the seminar to answer any questions you may have regarding the Act.

£20.00 + VAT