Legislative matters of current interest
Bolagsverket’s chief legal officer summarizes legislative news as follows:
Changes of the Companies Act as of 1 July 2007
The changes mainly concern the provisions regarding shares and mergers.
New provisions for auditors in the trade register and the register of associations
As of 1 January 2007 some changes of the Trade Register Act and the Act on Economic Associations came into force. The changes of the provisions imply that the enterprises which are obliged to appoint a qualified auditor are now also obliged to notify the auditor for registration.