The Liver Building

Directors’ Duties and Shareholder Remedies


Speaker: Chris Beanland

Date: Friday 18th January, 2019

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Areas of Law: Company & Commercial

Competencies: A2, A3, A4, A5, B3, B4, B6, B7 and D3

Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4200


This course is aimed at both corporate lawyers and litigators who would like an overview/refresher on these linked topics. The course will cover:

  • Types of director: de jure, de facto and shadow directors
  • Powers of directors including authority to bind the company
  • Directors’ duties
  • Directors’ duties and restrictions on directors including remedies for breach
  • Statutory restrictions on directors (substantial property transactions, service contracts, loans to directors and payments for loss of office)
  • Unfair prejudice claims under 994 Companies Act 2006
  • Derivative claims
  • Disqualification of directors
  • Shareholder rights

Speaker Biographies

Chris Beanland qualified in 1992 with Eversheds, where he continued to practise in the Insolvency Department for a number of years. Chris now lectures extensively on company, commercial and insolvency issues.


Member £105
Non-member £150
Corporate Member Training Offer 1 Credit
Training Season Ticket Free
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