This course takes a detailed look at the Companies Act 2006 directors’ duties and gives practical guidance on compliance with them. This course would benefit anyone engaged with managing or advising companies or, anyone who simply wishes to find out more on directors' duties UK.
On completion of this online course, you will gain an understanding of:
- the statutory directors’ duties UK regime and its interaction with fiduciary and common law duties
- the seven statutory duties and how they apply, including practical guidance and best practice tips on compliance
- the practical implications of the s.172 duty to promote the success of the company
- the s.175 duty to avoid situational conflicts and the new independent board authorisation exemption.