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Legal Update

New dual process for appointing independent directors – amendments to articles of association

May 2014
Mayer Brown Legal Update
On 16 May 2014 the Listing Rules are changing to incorporate new provisions applicable to premium listed companies which have or gain a controlling shareholder. In this update we focus on the new requirement for these companies to ensure that their articles of association contain provisions for a dual process for shareholder voting on the election of independent directors.


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