70. Requirements to disclose LLP name etc
Past version: effective from 21/10/2015 - 20/10/2015
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(1) The provisions of the Business and Company Names Rules 2015 relating to Trading Disclosures apply to LLPs.
(2) As they apply to LLPs —
(a) read references to a company as references to an LLP,
(b) read references to a director as references to a member of an LLP,
(c) read references to an officer of a company as references to a designated member of an LLP,
(d) in rule 19 (disclosure of names of members) of those rules —
(i) at the beginning of paragraph (1) insert "Subject to paragraph (3)," and
(ii) after paragraph (2) insert —
"(3) Paragraph (1) does not apply in relation to any document issued by an LLP with more than 20 members which maintains at its principal place of business a list of the names of all the members if the document states in legible characters the address of the principal place of business of the LLP and that the list of the members' names is open to inspection at that place.
(4) Where an LLP maintains a list of the members' names for the purposes of paragraph (3), any person may inspect the list during office hours."