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Paul Sutton

When is Backdating OK?

This is one of the most common issues which comes up in the context of group reorganisations or intercompany agreements. Although it may have been intended to put in place a new arrangement by a particular date – often a year end – that date may now have passed. The question is: can the documents be backdated? The short answer is ‘no’. Giving …