1 CPD hour

  • On Demand Event
    Complete online in your own time (Self-paced)
    • $160.00 excl. GST

Description

Compliance and Modernisation.
Under the Companies Act 1993, s120, the board of a company must hold at least one annual meeting of shareholders every year (AM).
This webinar will cover:

  • Purpose and regulation of Annual Meeting 
  • Presumptions and options 
  • Notice 
  • Business of the Annual Meeting 
  • Shareholder proposals 
  • Meeting procedures 
  • Voting 
  • Modernising meetings 

Note: Legal concepts and obligations and some cases will be discussed, however this is not a heavily legalistic session.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Attendees will gain an understanding of:

  • The purposes of the annual meeting
  • Companies Act 1993 requirements, alternative procedures, waivers and other options
  • Checklist for documents required for the AM
  • Modern methods of meeting the purposes of the annual meeting

SUITED TO

Company directors, company secretaries and advisors (accountants, lawyers) to SME boards

ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE

2 November 2017

PRESENTER

Dr Karen Martyn, Governance Advisor