UK Law

Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Law Questions
What happens when shareholder directors legal obligations
What happens when shareholder directors' legal obligations (e.g. not to trade whilst insolvent) conflict with their contractual obligations under a shareholder's agreement: Specifically not to apply f… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Litigator
LLB
3,995 satisfied customers
We have set up a new company in germany (gmbh) and have appointed
We have set up a new company in germany (gmbh) and have appointed an MD with excutive powers. I am the share holder in the UK and a non excutive director. I am seeing a solicitor this afternoon what q… read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,350 satisfied customers
We are business formations agents (in a specialised niche market)
We are business formations agents (in a specialised niche market) who are experiencing an unexpected situation. Our clients, the original and controlling directors/shareholders of a UK limited company… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
Master's Degree
11,008 satisfied customers
I am about to set up a limited liability company in the UK
I am about to set up a limited liability company in the UK or the US. I am resident in Australia but on a temporary visa which makes it difficult to set up. Can you tell me what are the tax implicatio… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Litigator
LLB
3,995 satisfied customers
I am a 50% shareholder and director of a limit UK limited company
I am a 50% shareholder and director of a limit UK limited company that has been in deadlock and is now being wound up by my co director. I have not received any money for nine months and think that th… read more
Chris_H
Chris_H
Consultant Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
1,081 satisfied customers
Dear Sir, I ned some advice in Corporate law. I am shareholdre
Dear Sir, I ned some advice in Corporate law. I am shareholdre in a company that basically was created to buy a property. Make the renovation and sell it. The Director of the company is the other shar… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
Company Law question I am one of 6 Directors of Private
Company Law question I am one of 6 Directors of Private Limited UK Company, each Director has equal shareholding. I provided business idea that Company is preparing to commercialise I am being forced … read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
Master's Degree
11,008 satisfied customers
One of our five director/shareholders is leaving the company,
One of our five director/shareholders is leaving the company, and the shareholder agreement says that in this situation the company will buy back the shares from him. I understand that such a purchase… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Litigator
LLB
3,995 satisfied customers
Can you please tell me if the board of directors in a private
Can you please tell me if the board of directors in a private ltd company in the uk can buy shares from a shareholder with out his consent ie forcebly buy back and remove shareholder from company. sha… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am a director of a limited company and own 50% shares as
I am a director of a limited company and own 50% shares as does the other director (who is also company secretary). We have been in business together for 9 years. I am based in our overseas office and… read more
Alex J.
Alex J.
Litigator
LLB
3,995 satisfied customers
Im a shareholder in a family business that sold 51% of the
I'm a shareholder in a family business that sold 51% of the business to the owner of the factory which makes our products(25.5% each to him and his wife). He now wants to redirect the business out of … read more
James Mather
James Mather
7,350 satisfied customers
A question regarding company law Am I correct in assuming
A question regarding company law: Am I correct in assuming that it is the Board of Directors of a limited company that have sole right to make decisions regarding that company's future? If not, please… read more
UK
UK
Legal Adviser
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,760 satisfied customers
Company Law question! Uk registerd Limited Company received
Company Law question! Uk registerd Limited Company received funds from one of it's Controlling Directors to enable such Company to act as a vehicle for a private mortgage transaction. What permissions… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
Paul H. was MD and therefore Chairman of the AGM of a UK company.
Paul H. was MD and therefore Chairman of the AGM of a UK company. He retired by rotation and stood for re-election. Simon H. a 50% shareholder voted for his re-election and David H. also a 50% shareho… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am a director of an SME, a LLC registered in England & Wales.
I am a director of an SME, a LLC registered in England & Wales. We trade solevently, but have two directors loans on the balance sheet. Another Director, loan balance was £16k, made two transactions i… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I am a Direcvtor in a small limited company. I am also the
I am a Director in a small limited company. My wife is the shareholder. My business partner is a co- Director and shareholder (equal). I wish to sell the companys assets and realise my and my wifes in… read more
Chris_H
Chris_H
Consultant Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
1,081 satisfied customers
hello, I am a director, shareholder 34% and employee of
hello, I am a director, shareholder 34% and employee of a small company. There are two further directors,who hold 33% each in terms of shareholding. With a breakdown of our relationship, I chose to in… read more
Senior Partner
Senior Partner
Bachelor's Degree
4,582 satisfied customers
I was a director (A) and 50% voting shareholder of a UK plc.
I was a director (A) and 50% voting shareholder of a UK plc. I signed over my voting shares to the other director (B) of the plc in consideration for another shareholding which I never recieved. Direc… read more
TNV
TNV
Bachelor's Degree
1,215 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

9,334 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

3,892 satisfied customers

LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Jenny Mackenzie

Jenny Mackenzie

2,771 satisfied customers

Over 10 years experience in general legal matters

Matthew J

Matthew J

Solicitor

334 satisfied customers

4 y PQE (Partner) - Commercial / Residential Property & Property and Civil litigation experience

James Mather

James Mather

7,350 satisfied customers

Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

9,529 satisfied customers

family solictor with 25 years experience

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

2,179 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x