The principles of share buyback agreements

A share repurchase agreement is used when a company buys its  shares back from one or more of its shareholders or investors. The buyback is also a tax-efficient way to return money to shareholders. Once shares are repurchased they are considered cancelled, but...

HORSES FOR COURSES.

WHEN NOT TO INSTITUTE LIQUIDATION PROCEEDINGS AGAINST A CREDITOR. When a company is unable to pay its ordinary day-to-day liabilities, it would generally be considered insolvent.. It would be tempting to action liquidation proceedings against the debtor, but our...

WHEN SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS BECOME A CRIME

By Gabriel Smit Settlement agreements are a useful alternative to settling a dispute between parties without resorting to litigation or adjudication by a Court. Even if a process of litigation has commenced, the parties can settle the dispute between them before any...