Section 180 CAMA 2020
Section 180 Companies and Allied Matters Act is about Protection of beneficiaries. It is under Transfer And Transmission of Chapter 8 of PART B (Incorporation of Companies and Incidental Matters) of the Act.
Protection of beneficiaries
(1) Any person claiming to be interested in any share, dividend or interest on them, may protect his interest by serving on the company concerned a notice of his interest.
(2) The company shall enter, on the register of members, the fact that such notice has been served and shall not register any transfer or make any payment or return in respect of the shares contrary to the terms of the notice until the expiration of 42 days’ notice to the claimant to the proposed transfer or payment.
(3) In the event of any default by the company in complying with this section, the company shall compensate any person injured by the default.