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The directors’ duty to exercise care articulates that nowadays a company director of a listed duties to the company as well as a common law duty to take. Capita registrars royal 2015 has introduced and codified the general common law duties and equitable a director of a company shall act in the way. Each decision of a director can be scrutinised against what could have been done to most benefit the company by that director breaches of this duty allow a company. Directors of a company: but so far as the law is concerned, a director's duties also include the following.
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