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Company secretarial practice

Companies in the UK are governed by an ever-increasing amount of regulation and legislation. ICSA keeps governance, risk, compliance and company secretarial professionals up-to-date with our publications.

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These titles will give you a grounding in the key aspects of day to day company secretarial practice and an understanding of the company law framework within which this is carried out.

AGMs for Listed Companies, 2nd edition (ICSA Solutions)

AGMs for Listed Companies, 2nd edition (ICSA Solutions)

Authors: Adam Bogdanor, Tessa Hastie
Price: £14.35 | June 2014
ISBN: 9781860726286

The purpose of this guide is to summarise the main legislative and regulatory issues companies should consider when preparing and conducting their AGM.

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Changing Auditors (ICSA Solutions)

Changing Auditors (ICSA Solutions)

Author: Mike Metcalf
Price: £14.35 | June 2013
ISBN: 9781860725883

The guide looks at quoted companies and outlines the procedures involved in changing the auditor for quoted and unquoted companies. The guide also looks at the practical implications of changing the auditors of subsidiaries. We provide an explanation of the detailed statutory rules on auditor appointment; the statutory rules on the termination of the old auditor’s appointment; and professional and contractual matters.

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The ICSA Charities Handbook, 3rd edition

The ICSA Charities Handbook, 3rd edition

Author: Kirsty Semple
Price: £65.95 | June 2014
ISBN: 9781860726057

The ICSA Charities Handbook provides clear and practical guidance on the law, regulation and procedure involved in running a charity. The book covers key areas of governance and compliance such as boards, trustees and officers, the Charity Commission and its requirements, and employment and volunteers.

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The ICSA Company Law Handbook

The ICSA Company Law Handbook

Author: Nigel Banerjee
Price: £79.95 | July 2015
ISBN: 9781860726118

The ICSA Company Law Handbook provides a clear, concise account of the key features of the company law regime in the UK, with aparticular emphasis on matters of interest to those involved in running or advising private companies.

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The ICSA Company Secretary's Checklists, 9th edition

The ICSA Company Secretary's Checklists, 9th edition

Author: Douglas Armour
Price: £49.95 | July 2015
ISBN: 9781860726569

The ICSA Company Secretary's Checklists is the best-selling A-Z checklist guide for the most common company secretarial tasks and transactions.

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The ICSA Company Secretary's Handbook, 11th edition

The ICSA Company Secretary's Handbook, 11th edition

Author: Douglas Armour
Price: £87.95 | November 2016
ISBN: 9781860726781

The ICSA Company Secretary’s Handbook is a practical guide to the legislation and regulation governing companies and company secretarial procedures. Coverage is comprehensive and details the procedures associated with boards of directors, company meetings, reporting, shares, and share registration.

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CSP Online

CSP Online

Authors: Andrew Hamer, Keith Walmsley
January 2013

The market leading information service for company secretaries: company law and corporate governance commentary, legislation, regulation and precedents in a single, integrated product.

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The ICSA Guide to Document Retention, 3rd edition

The ICSA Guide to Document Retention, 3rd edition

Author: Andrew Hamer
Price: £54.95 | November 2011
ISBN: 9781860724732

The third edition of The ICSA Guide to Document Retention provides invaluable guidance on the retention and disposal of key business documents and other records. It outlines the main principles that should be applied when framing a retention (and disposal) policy, and suggests a minimum retention period for documents based on good commercial practice and law.

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Drafting Confidentiality Agreements

Drafting Confidentiality Agreements

Authors: Mark Anderson, Victor Warner
Price: £64.95 | October 2014
ISBN: 9781907698972

Drafting Confidentiality Agreements gives practical assistance when you need to draft ornegotiate a confidentiality agreement.

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Employee Share Schemes (ICSA Solutions)

Employee Share Schemes (ICSA Solutions)

Author: Karen Cooper
Price: £14.35 | October 2013
ISBN: 9781860725616

Companies establish employee share schemes for a number of reasons, including as a recruitment and retention tool and to increase levels of employee engagement, with the ultimate objective of improving business performance. This guide takes you through the details of an employee share scheme, as well as the differences for public and private companies.

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Employment Law Handbook

Employment Law Handbook

Authors: Daniel Barnett, Keira Gore, Henry Scrope
Price: £79.95 | May 2014
ISBN: 9781907698880

Now in its sixth edition, the Employment Law Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the main topics within employment law. Its easy to use format makes it an ideal reference guide for general practitioners and a handy aide-memoire for specialists. Fully updated, this new edition covers a range of new and anticipated developments in employment law.

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How to Run a Limited Company

How to Run a Limited Company

Author: Nicholas Currie
Price: £27.95 | July 2013
ISBN: 9781860724527

How to Run a Limited Company covers the entire life-cycle of a company, from formation and registration through core compliance tasks such as managing shares, meetings, and reports and accounts, through to wind-up and insolvency. The book will provide readers with the practical tools and resources required to successfully establish and operate a private limited company.

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Intellectual Property Law Handbook

Intellectual Property Law Handbook

Authors: Lorna Brazell, Osborne Clarke
Price: £89.95 | June 2013
ISBN: 9781907698620

The new edition of the Intellectual Property Law Handbook provides an authoritative overview of intellectual property issues facing commercial lawyers. It sets out the principles behind the various IP rights, showing clearly how to apply the law in practice.

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The Law and Practice of Company Meetings

The Law and Practice of Company Meetings

Author: Andrew Hamer
Price: £79.95 | July 2013
ISBN: 9781860725821

The Law and Practice of Company Meetings covers both meetings of directors and members, with a special focus on the alternative procedures that can be used to avoid holding meetings (particularly by private companies) and the process of preparing for and managing AGMs of public companies. Throughout, the book is informed by the latest legislation, regulation and corporate governance codes of practice, and is illustrated by relevant precedents and appendices

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One Stop Company Secretary, 8th edition

One Stop Company Secretary, 8th edition

Author: David Martin
Price: £27.95 | May 2014
ISBN: 9781860726095

This is an accessible and practical guide to keeping a company on track with a whole range of legal and best practice requirements.

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Outsourcing: Law and Practice

Outsourcing: Law and Practice

Author: Marcus Turle
Price: £99.00 | December 2010
ISBN: 9781853288395

Outsourcing: Law and Practice examines the legal rules applying to outsourcing transactions across the whole sector and at how these rules operate in practice. This invaluable new book is aimed at professionals responsible for structuring, procuring or managing outsourcing relationships.

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A Practical Guide to Mergers and Acquisitions

A Practical Guide to Mergers and Acquisitions

Author: Adam Bogdanor
Price: £87.95 | May 2017
ISBN: 9781860726064

Available to pre-order now. The book provides clear guidance on the law, regulation, best practice and procedures involved in conducting public mergers and acquisitions.

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A Practical Guide to the UK Listing Regime, 3rd edition

A Practical Guide to the UK Listing Regime, 3rd edition

Author: Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Price: £69.95 | January 2015
ISBN: 9781860726460

The new edition of this comprehensive guide covers the process of seeking admission of a company’s shares to the Official List and to trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange; advises on the preparation and publication of a spectus Directive compliant prospectus; and provides detailed commentary and practical advice on the continuing obligations of UK listed companies under the LPDT Rules.

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