How do I incorporate a company?

You can instruct Curwens to incorporate the company on your behalf. We will prepare the incorporation documents including the Memorandum and Articles of Association and we will prepare the statutory books to suit your requirements. Alternatively, if you have experience in these matters, you can incorporate the company yourself online but you will still be…

How do I protect minority rights in a company?

You can instruct Curwens to prepare a Shareholders’ Agreement which can incorporate the following minority protections, depending on your requirements: Class rights Rights to directorship Drag and tag along clauses List of decisions requiring unanimous or majority shareholder consent Transfer restrictions Compulsory transfers Rights to financial and other information Quorum for members’ meetings and directors’…

What information do I need on my e-mails and website about my company

As of 1st January 2007 UK companies and LLPs require the following information on their website and in their e-mails: The company name (this might differ from the trading name) The company registered office (which must be a geographical address not a PO Box) The company’s registration number and country of registration An e-mail address…

What things should I consider when setting up a new business?

Type of entity to be used, example, sole trader, partnership, limited liability partnership, limited company, company limited by guarantee etc. The choice would be governed usually by tax considerations as well as personal liability consideration. If you are to use a company, you will need to consider the constitutional documents such as Memorandum and Articles…