UK Company Law-Beyond the Companies Act: Red Tape & Red lines


This interactive session will highlight legal updates and emerging trends in company and commercial law with a particular focus on risk management, director's duties, corporate compliance and the impact of Brexit. We will go beyond the Companies Act 2006 to discuss the implications of recent Judgments as well as potential pitfalls for company directors and the challenges facing local businesses

Venue details:  
Belfast, The Linenhall, 32-38 Linenhall Street, Belfast
Start date & time:  
08 October 2020 09:30
End date & time:  
08 October 2020 13:00
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Lisa Tracey Sturgeon


Product type:  
CPD course
Governance and ethics

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at accountants and managers providing advisory services.  It is suitable for professionals at all levels of your organisation as it offers insights for those with a budding interest in company law as well as those who already have a working knowledge of the key provisions.

Course overview

  • Legislative change and government initiatives for companies post Brexit
  • The impact of the Register of Persons with Significant Control and other recent changes made by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 to company law
  • Directors Disqualification
  • Trading Risks & Insolvency
  • Anti-Money Laundering
  • Commercial & Contractual Disputes including Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Data Protection
  • Corporate Manslaughter

Key learning outcome

  • Appreciate the wider legal and regulatory framework in which companies operate
  • Develop their understanding of risk and compliance
  • Consider ethical issues, current trends and challenges in their advices to private clients
  • Share and disseminate important updates on court practice and procedure