Corporate information for Coronavirus

Protect your business against Coronavirus

The Coronavirus has created an environment of great uncertainty for businesses around the world. Our corporate lawyers have put together a collection of guides and information to help you and your business navigate these fast moving challenges.

You can find lots of information below. Alternatively you can contact us directly via our dedicated email or by calling our central number 0800 923 2073 where you will be directed towards a specialist lawyer.

What you need to know

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Business alert

Temporary extensions to filing documents at Companies House.

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Corporate governance and directors’ duties

In the midst of the unprecedented challenges facing companies, boards of directors around the UK are considering their personal respons...

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Your contracts: Navigating “Force Majeure”

we’re going to step you through a key clause in many commercial contracts – the “Force Majeure” clause.

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Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme: wil...

The CBILS is intended to provide fiscal support for business affected by the Coronavirus, but will it go far enough?

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Will unicorns have virus immunity? And other predi...

Will unicorns have virus immunity? And other predictions from our M&A lawyers

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Coronavirus and Stamp Duty – new HMRC guidance i...

HMRC has announced a change to its process for stamping stock transfer forms and form SH03s and the payment of stamp duty.

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Business alert: Companies House extends accounts f...

Companies House have updated their policy so that if accounts are not able to be filed on time due to the company being affected by Cor...

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Will it wreck the sale of your business?

The Coronavirus implications are particularly acute for those who are trying to sell a business in an affected sector.

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