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Behind the Metaphor: Lifting the Corporate Veil

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Behind the Metaphor: Lifting the Corporate Veil

A company, as it currently stands, assumes a separate legal personality from its shareholders, using this metaphor to ‘hide’ its directors behind the ‘corporate veil.’[1] The purpose of this structure is to encourage entrepreneurship through the shifting of risks of business failure to the company’s creditors.[2] The courts are reluctant to lift this ‘corporate veil’, often leaving creditors in a disadvantaged position should the company fail.

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Missing and Damaged Fixtures and Fittings

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Missing and Damaged Fixtures and Fittings

A building and pest inspection, which is a normal part of the conveyancing process, will identify any major structural defects to the house, but you can take some extra steps to ensure what you think you are buying is what you actually receive.

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