United Kingdom Encyclopedia of Law     Wiki Legal Encyclopedia (BETA)
What do you need to know about law? Search in more than 1.500.000 entries

Directors in United Kingdom

Formalities of Company Directorship

Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • How many directors?
  • How are directors appointed?
  • Are there any age restrictions?
  • For how long do directors hold office?
  • How may a directorship be terminated?
  • What are the notification requirements relating to directors?
  • Register of directors
  • Disclosure of transactions with directors
  • The Fiduciary duties of Company Directors

    Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • Duty to promote the success of the company
  • Duty to act within powers
  • Duty to exercise independent judgment
  • Duty to avoid conflicts of interest
  • Competing directorships and post-resignation confl icts of interest
  • Authorisation by the board
  • Company Directors’ powers

    Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • The board of directors
  • The managing director
  • The ordinary director
  • Executive directors
  • Non-executive directors
  • Other categories of directors
  • Corporate (criminal) liability for directors’ actions

    Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • The board of directors
  • Individual directors
  • Corporate manslaughter
  • Directors as agents

    Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • The authority of the board of directors
  • The managing director
  • Other directors
  • Company Directors’ duties in General

    Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections:

  • The codification of directors’ duties in the Companies Act
  • To whom are the duties owed?
  • Introduction

    Definition of director

    Company Directors: The rule in Turquand’s case

    Directors’ duties: introduction

    The Corporate Form. Introduction

    Refine your research by picking one of the below sections, including the The corporate relationships: the company and its members.

    The corporate relationships: the company and its members

    The company and its directors

    Find under this subsection information about The company and its directors in relation to The corporate relationships: the company and its members.



    Law is our Passion


    This entry about Directors has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the Directors entry and the Encyclopedia of Law are in each case credited as the source of the Directors entry. Please note this CC BY licence applies to some textual content of Directors, and that some images and other textual or non-textual elements may be covered by special copyright arrangements. For guidance on citing Directors (giving attribution as required by the CC BY licence), please see below our recommendation of "Cite this Entry".

    Cite this entry

    Legal Citations Generator

    (2016, 02). Directors lawi.org.uk Retrieved 09, 2021, from https://lawi.org.uk/directors/

    02 2016. 09 2021 <https://lawi.org.uk/directors/>

    "Directors" lawi.org.uk. lawi.org.uk, 02 2016. Web. 09 2021. <https://lawi.org.uk/directors/>

    "Directors" lawi.org.uk. 02, 2016. Accesed 09 2021. https://lawi.org.uk/directors/

    Emily Rowling, 'Directors' (lawi.org.uk 2016) <https://lawi.org.uk/directors/> accesed 2021 September 24

    Usage Metrics

    747 Views. 582 Visitors.

    Google Scholar: Search for Directors Related Content

     

    Schema Summary

    • Article Name: Directors
    • Author: Emily Rowling
    • Description: Formalities of Company Directorship Refine your research by picking one of the following subsections: How many directors? [...]

    This entry was last updated: February 16, 2016

    DI



    Recent Comments