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Consilium: EU makes it easier for companies to restructure within the single market

On 18 November the Council of the European Union published the following press release regarding a new directive: EU makes it easier for companies to restructure within the single market The EU is removing unjustified barriers to EU companies’ freedom of … Lees verder

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CCBE Conference on Modernisation of European Company Law – Brussels – 27.11.2019

On 27 November the Council of Bars & Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) organises a Conference on Modernisation of European Company Law. The introduction: The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, with the scientific support of its Company … Lees verder

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The OECD does not understand Dutch foundations

Foundations in the Netherlands in general do not have beneficial owners or beneficiaries. Currently a legislatory proposal is in procedure in the Netherlands, in regard of ‘beneficial owners’ of foundations, creating a new obligation for foundations to have a register … Lees verder

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“Setting up a company in the EU to become simple and cheaper” | EC

In a press release of today, “Setting up a company in the EU to become simple and cheaper” , the European Commission announced that EU company law is being updated to reflect the digital age: Setting up a company in … Lees verder

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Council: EU company law adapted to the digital era

Today the Council of the European Union announced agreement has been reached on company law reform, “EU company law adapted to the digital era” (pdf version): EU company law adapted to the digital era The EU has decided to revise its … Lees verder

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The Beneficial Ownership Working Group of ECRF

In Europe there is a European Commerce Registers’ Forum (ECRF), that has established an ECRF Beneficial Ownership Working Group. The activities in a post on the ECRF site are described as follows: The ECRF Beneficial Ownership Working group was established … Lees verder

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Digital tools for interaction between companies and their shareholders | minority shareholders | EU reports

In July 2018 two reports on European company law were published: Identification and assessment of legal and practical impediments for the use of digital tools for interaction between companies and their shareholders Study on minority shareholders protection The reports are … Lees verder

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CNUE conference on the European Company Law Package

In an article of 1 October 2018 the Council of the Notariats of the European Union (CNUE) informs the readers on a conference that has taken place on 25 September 2018: Conference on the Company Law Package – Brussels, 25 September … Lees verder

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CCBE on the European Commission’s proposals on company law

CCBE commented on the European Commission’s proposals on company law. See the latest newsletter: The CCBE welcomes the two proposals, as they intend to facilitate cross-border operations and modernise company law rules. Nonetheless, the CCBE Company Law Committee analysed the … Lees verder

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Letterbox abatement | cross-border conversions, mergers and divisions | JURI draft report of 22 August

In an article of 9 August I wrote about the draft report of 7 August by the rapporteur of the Committee on Legal Affairs of the European Parliament (JURI). On 22 August a new version of the draft was published.

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