An essay looking at the development of the directors’ duty to promote the success of the company, with particular focus on how the development and change in UK legislative language may allow us to understand how the new duty in s.172 Companies Act 2006 is likely to be interpreted.
An essay into the modern day relevance of ‘lifting the corporate veil’, and the circumstances under which it may be lifted.Read more "The Law Months, Part IV: Lifting the Veil"
An essay briefly discussing the development of UK law, in the more detailed context of section 174 Companies Act 2006, looking at whether the old common case law can help us to understand the modern day law.Read more "The Law Months, Part III: s.174 Companies Act 2006"
A short essay assessing the duties owed by a promoter of a company to that company, with reference to relevant case law and UK statutes.Read more "The Law Months, Part II: Promoter’s Fiduciary Duties"
An essay into the achievements of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007, and whether the Act has achieved its aims, or whether there is still room for improvement.Read more "The Law Months, Part I: Corporate Manslaughter"