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As the market's response to COVID-19 is starting to take shape, we review some of the potential issues that PLC's may encounter when using share schemes to save of remuneration costs.
Issue 8, 21 May 2020: All of the key government coronavirus news and guidance in a weekly legal update.
DWF, the global legal business, has advised Waterland Private Equity on the investment in imc group, the UK-headquartered global healthcare communications company.
On the 1st May 2020, the government published its Roadmap to Ease Restrictions and Reopen Ireland's Economy and Society. This sets out five different phases intended to apply between 18th May and 10th August 2020, subject to the virus remaining under control between each phase.
A key part of the Government's plan to get the UK's workforce safely back to work is the newly published COVID-19 Secure guidance. Following comments that the safety of the nation's workforce will be enforced through "spot checks" of workplaces we look at what this might entail and how businesses can prepare for them.
DWF, the global legal business, has advised Accel-Heal Technologies Limited, a MedTech business founded to continue the development of an innovative product that relieves pain and stimulates healing in hard to heal wounds using electrical stimulation, on a £3 million equity fundraise.
The Scottish government has announced specific measures to support Scottish businesses and protect the Scottish economy.
This article covers some of the changes/relaxations made (or anticipated) to the rules on corporate administration and governance that companies can (or will in due course be able to) take advantage of, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In addition to the relief provided by the UK Government, the Welsh Government has announced financial support in the sum of £1.9 billion to assist businesses and workers in Wales to deal with the impact of COVID-19.
After the Nation's public and press has focused heavily on the risks within social care, this week the Government published their COVID-19 adult social care action plan. This article examines the key theme of PPE provision.
The Public Sector team are experts in working with sector organisations to improve of the economic and social wellbeing of their communities, and deliver high quality and cost effective services.