Tolley's Company Law Service

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Tolley's Company Law Service is a complete reference service which offers expert commentary and guidance on all aspects of company and insolvency law and best practice. It provides practical analysis of company law, geared to the everyday legal needs of businesses and their professional advisers.

Issue 169, February 2020


The following chapters have been reviewed and updated:

Accounts I: Regulatory Framework
Accounts II: General Rules
Accounts III: Groups and Other Special Circumstances
Directors’ Duties
Directors’ Report and Strategic Report
Holding Companies and Subsidiaries; Parent and Subsidiary Undertakings
Insider Dealing and Market Abuse
Appendix 2 List of current FRSs, FREDs, SORPs, SENS and other relevant documents
Updated Tables are included in this issue.


John Adams (Partner, Shearman & Sterling)
William Arrenberg, BA (Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP)
Neil Baylis, MA (Cantab) (Partner, Mishcon de Reya LLP)
Vanessa Blackmore (Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Rebecca Cousin (Partner, Slaughter and May)
Janice Dean (Director, Janice Dean Consulting Ltd)
John Finnemore (Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP)
Peter Hayes (Head of European Finance practice, Shearman & Sterling)
Sarah Hawes (Head of Corporate Knowledge UK, Herbert Smith Freehills)
Oliver Hunt (Associate, Bates Wells)
David Innes, BA (Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP)
Darren Isaacs (Partner, GC Employment Law)
Esther Jeapes (Head of UK Know How, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Alex Kay, MA (Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP)
Jeremy Kutner (Partner, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Donald Lilly (Barrister, 4 Stone Buildings)
Chris McGaffin (Partner, Slaughter and May)
Glynis D Morris, BA, FCA
Matthew Morrison (Barrister, Serle Court)
Dr Jonathan Mukwiri, LLB, LLM, PhD, FHEA, Barrister (Associate Professor in Durham Law School, Durham University)
Iain Newman (Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP)
Susan E Perry, MA (Partner, Brecher LLP)
Tim Sanders, LLB (Hons), CTA (Fellow), Associate member of the American Bar Association (International Tax Counsel, Signet)
Michael Scargill (Counsel and Head of UK Knowledge Management, Shearman & Sterling)
Natasha Sellayah (Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Kathryn Smith, LLB (Practice Area Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Alasdair Steele, LLB (Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP)
Jeffrey Sultoon, MA, solicitor (Consultant, Ashurst LLP)
Annelize Taylor (Attorney, Goodwin Procter LLP)
Matthew Triggs (Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP)
Christopher Twemlow (Chief Legal Officer, Euroclear)
Simon Youdale, MA, solicitor
Andrew Wylie (Partner, DLA Piper)