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Lack of legal personality leaves limited partnership no immediate proprietary rights

The Court has revisited the effect of limited partnership lacking its own legal personality in the recent case of Vanquish Properties (UK) Limited Partnership v Brook Street (UK) Limited. Not only has the Court clarified that a limited partnership is incapable of possessing proprietary rights, it has also made a detailed survey on how both

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Say goodbye to annual return!

From 30th June 2016, all UK based companies and LLPs will be required to deliver a “confirmation statement” to Companies House instead of an annual return. This must be filed at least once every 12 months and serves the same purpose as the annual return. What is the ‘confirmation statement’ and how is it different

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People with significant influence or control

February 19, 2016 | Company/Commercial, Latest Thinking, News

New reporting requirement on People with Significant Influence or Control (PSC) is going to be effective from 6 April 2016 onwards for all UK companies, Societas Europaea (SE), and limited liability partnerships (LLP). The new requirement, imposed through the Companies Act, mandates the registration of PSC over the companies, SE, or LLP with the Companies

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Don’t break your promise!

February 11, 2016 | Company/Commercial, Latest Thinking, News

The Court of Appeal (Court) has recently, in the case of Hughes v Pendragon Sabre Ltd., reinstated several principles in relation to the sale of future goods, collateral contract, and the assessment of damages in case of failure to delivery with unavailable market of the goods. In the case, the defendant, Pendragon Sabre Ltd. (Pendragon),

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Looking to move your company to the UK?

December 16, 2015 | Company/Commercial, News

In this article, Rahul Batra, Managing Partner, outlines the four main visa options to consider if you wish to move your company to the UK. There is also a Q&A with Clare Flynn, CEO and founder of Essentia Analytics, who explains her decision to set up her Fintech business in London: Hudson McKenzie – Work without

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Rahul Batra named as UK TOP RATED Solicitor

We are proud to announce that Rahul Batra, Managing Partner at the firm’s London offices has been named as UK Top Rated! He qualified as Top Rated as a result of all the glowing reviews written by his clients on, the leading review site for professionals. This rating affirms that Rahul is among the

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What has the new Consumer Rights Act got in store for you?

September 1, 2015 | Company/Commercial, Latest Thinking, News

The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (CRA) received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015 and will come into operation on 1 October 2015. It is a legislation that consolidates and makes changes to the current regime of consumer protection law in the UK, including but not limited to the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982

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Liability of partner unaware of fiduciary breach by another partner

Fiduciary breach by another partner

Rahul Batra listed in Leader List 2015 by Citywealth Magazine as top UK Lawyer

Hudson McKenzie are delighted to announce that our Managing Partner, Rahul Batra has been included in the list of top UK lawyers published by Citywealth Magazine. Click here to view full listing. The Citywealth Leaders List is the indispensible best of the best online directory of wealth management professionals worldwide. This online resource provides a

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UK to experience spike in Mergers & Acquisitions activity

UK Lawyers for Mergers & Acquisitions

Hudson McKenzie recognised as a Legal 500 firm

The Legal 500 UK 2013 list has been published today and we are delighted to have been recognised for exceptional legal services we provide to our clients. We have been noted by the publication for our services offered in the area of Immigration Law as one of the best immigration lawyers in the UK. The Legal 500 is the leading legal research

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Beware of a legal bargain

The Legal Ombudsman has warned that using cut-rate legal advisers sometimes leaves people unable to pursue complaints when things go wrong. The 2007 Legal Services Act came into force on 25th May 2011. The most significant consequence of the Legal Services Act has been allowing legal services to be delivered outside of the traditional law

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Hudson McKenzie launches new website and expands to offer other legal services

Hudson McKenzie is proud to announce the launch of its new website on 23 August 2013. This launch comes in conjunction with the firm adding other legal services. The firm has added to its legal capabilities in a move to embrace the changing legal landscape, providing its clients a more complete legal service, thereby positioning

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