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Off-Payroll Working: Reform of IR35 for the Private Sector

January 11, 2019
When the Chancellor of the Exchequer delivered the Government's annual Budget statement of 29 October 2018, one of the most significant announcements for larger businesses concerned the future operation of the off-payroll working rules (IR35) for medium and large companies in the private sector. Smaller companies will continue to apply the existing rules.

Updates to Institutional Shareholder Services' U.S. Compensation Policies FAQ

January 10, 2019
The proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) released updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on its policies on U.S. Compensation as well as U.S. Equity Compensation Plans. The updated guidance is effective for annual shareholder meetings occurring on or after February 1, 2019, which means that most calendar year filers will want to quickly get up to speed on these changes.

Family Businesses In India: Transforming Organization To Unlock Unrealized Potential

December 21, 2018
While India boasts a large and ever-growing list of family-owned businesses, none are spared from the many arduous tasks needed in order to grow. Throughout each business’ particular growth story, there are several phases that present unique challenges. If the business wishes to maintain the family-oriented business structure, they must navigate these phases with great care and precision.