First Round to the Drivers Technology and the law run at very different speeds. In under a decade, new technology has enabled companies like Uber to accelerate from a local start up company in San Francisco to a fast moving global brand and wunderkind of the gig economy, valued at more than £50bn. English law…
Company & commercial
In any company, the Articles of Association are critical – they bind the members and govern the way in which the company is run.
Who appoints and dismisses the directors? Are any issues reserved for unanimous or qualified majority decision? Are minority interests protected? Are there suitable restrictions on the transfer of shares outside the family or other chosen group? Such questions must be regulated in the Articles because they will govern the legal position in the event of a dispute.