Disqualification of Director in UK Law

Leading Cases
  • R v Bow Street Metropolitan Stipendiary Magistrate, ex parte Pinochet Ugarte (No 2)
    • House of Lords
    • 15 Enero 1999
    ......She moved to her present position of Programme Assistant to the Director of the Media and Audio Visual Programme when this position was established ... in its outcome is sufficient to cause his automatic disqualification. The second application of the principle is where a judge is not a party ......
  • Re Sevenoaks Stationers (Retail) Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 31 Julio 1990
    ......and . In The Matter of The Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986. . Between: Michael Charles Cruddas ......
  • Locobail (U.K.) Ltd v Bayfield Properties Ltd
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 17 Noviembre 1999
    ...... together since they raise common questions concerning disqualification of judges on grounds of bias. At the outset we acknowledge with gratitude ... in order to argue for a particular result; (3) the judge was a director of a charity closely allied to A.I. and sharing, in this respect, A.I.'s ......
  • Gillies v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions
    • House of Lords
    • 26 Enero 2006
    ......The purpose of disqualification on the ground of apparent bias is to preserve the administration of ... many years as a nurse and midwife and her period of service as director of the South East Wales Institute. It is in the public interest that those ......
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  • Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2015
    ...... company filing requirements; to make provision about the disqualification from appointments relating to companies; to make provision about ... Corporate directors Corporate directors . S-87 . Requirement for all company directors to be ......
  • Companies Act 1948
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 1948
    ......articles as a director or secretary of the company, of compliance. with all or any of the said ...auditor, and by reason of the death, incapacity or disqualification. of that person or of all those persons, as the case may. be, the ......
  • Policing and Crime Act 2017
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2017
    ...... or indirectly) from or relating to the Security Service, the Director-General of the Security Service;(b) in the case of intelligence service ... of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 (disqualification from election or holding office as police and crime commissioner: police ......
  • Sentencing Act 2020
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2020
    ...... and other orders relating to property.Part 8 is about disqualification.Part 9 is about community sentences.Part 10 is about custodial ... (a) (a) a director, manager, secretary or other similar officer of the body corporate, or . ......
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Books & Journal Articles
  • Leave to Act as a Company Director Following Disqualification: Re Barings plc
    • Núm. 7-1, Marzo 1999
    • Journal of Financial Crime
    • 63-66
    The decision of the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry to seek disqualification orders in the High Court against several former senior executives of Barings under the Company Directors' Disq...
  • OFT proposes tougher penalties: ignorant-directors face disqualification under a new law.
    • Núm. 2002, Mayo 2002
    • Financial Management (UK)
    • Howarth, Anita
    • Competition Law
    ...Directors remain unaware of competition law despite the threat of disqualification, according to City law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP). They could be disqualified for up to 15 years for breaches of competition law under new penalties proposed b......
  • Ireland: Delinquent Directors and Others — The Irish Approach
    • Núm. 3-3, Enero 1996
    • Journal of Financial Crime
    • 297-299
    Part VII of Ireland's Companies Act 1990 brought about significant reforms to counter the abuse of the privilege of limited liability by directors and other officers. The new measures are based on ...
    ...... based on recommendations in the Cork Report but contain significant differences to the (similarly influenced) British provisions on disqualification. Part VII replaced s. 184 of the Companies Act 1963, which had been cast in similar terms to s. 188 of Britain's Companies Act 1948 although under s. ......
  • Disqualification of Directors: A Plea for Competence
    • Núm. 53-3, Mayo 1990
    • The Modern Law Review
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