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Company Formation in United Kingdom

Company Formation: The company’s name

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  • Regulating the company’s name
  • Changing the company’s name
  • Using a business name
  • Re-use of company names
  • Publicity of company name and other trading disclosures
  • Company Registration

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  • The prescribed documents
  • The role of the Registrar of Companies
  • Commencement of business
  • Memorandum of Association

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  • Introduction
  • The importance of the memorandum
  • Contents of the memorandum
  • The legitimate Transactions of Company Promotion

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  • Pre-incorporation contracts
  • Transfer of liability from the promoter to the newly formed company
  • Recovery of legitimate expenses by the promoter
  • Company Formation

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  • The registered office
  • The company seal (or common seal)
  • Company promotion

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    • Article Name: Company Formation
    • Author: Emily Rowling
    • Description: Company Formation: The company's name Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections: Regulating the [...]

    This entry was last updated: November 4, 2020

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