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Italy – Consob EU Shareholders Rights

On 6 March 2019, Consob issued observations on SRD implementation. Follows May 2017 EU issued shareholders' rights directive in the OJ.Response to implementation of increased shareholder engagement in Italian law.Shareholder Rights DirectiveFacilitate exercise of rights by the members, provide firms with a right to identify its shareholders for the purposes of communication, and intra-company dialogue.Increase…
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UK – Treasury Brexit Takeover Change

On 6 March 2019, UK TO Panel issued response statement, individual responses. Respondents generally supportive, intend to adopt the amendments proposed. In addition, makes a minor amendment to section 3(b) of Code's introduction.So clear that General Principles apply to all transactions to which code applies.Committee has not yet made an instrument for amendments to the…
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