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A guide to the Companies Act 2006

A guide to the Companies Act 2006

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Saleem Sheikh
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): New York (State)
  • Publication Information: New York, NY : Routledge-Cavendish, 2008
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
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Short Description

cxxxv, 1293 pages ; 24 cm

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Useful for students learning an area of law, A guide to the Companies Act 2006 is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Saleem Sheikh.
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Country/State: New York (State)
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 2008
  • Last edition Date: 2008
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD2074
  • Dewey Code: 346.41066
  • ISBN: 9780415421072 0415421071
  • OCLC: 173243914

Main Contents

Company law reform
Overview of the act
Company formation
Company's constitution and corporate capacity
Company re-registration
Company and business names
Shareholders and exercise of their rights
Directors : appointment and removal
Directors : general duties
Directors : specific duties and liabilities
Directors : foreign disqualification
Company secretaries
Registrar of companies
Resolutions and meetings
A company's share capital
Certification and transfer of securities
Information about interests in a company's shares
Acquisition by limited company of its own shares
Company charges
Accounts and reports
Statutory auditors
Derivative claims and proceedings
Arrangements and reconstructions
Mergers and divisions of public companies
Dissolution and restoration to the register
Offences under the Companies Act
Transparency obligations and related matters
Control of political provisions and expenditure

Table of Contents

Table of Cases
Table of Statutes and Statutory Instruments
Chapter 1: Company Law Reform
Chapter 2: Overview of the Act
Chapter 3: Company Formation
Chapter 4: Company?s Constitution and Corporate Capacity
Chapter 5: Company Re-Registration
Chapter 6: Company and Business Names
Chapter 7: Shareholders and Exercise of their Rights
Chapter 8: Directors: Appointment and Removal
Chapter 9: Directors: General Duties
Chapter 10: Directors: Specific Duties and Liabilities
Chapter 11: Directors: Foreign Disqualification
Chapter 12: Company Secretaries
Chapter 13: Registrar of Companies
Chapter 14: Resolutions and Meetings
Chapter 15: A Company?s Share Capital
Chapter 16: Certification and Transfer of Securities
Chapter 17: Information about Interests in a Company?s Shares
Chapter 18: Distributions
Chapter 19: Acquisition by Limited Company of its Own Shares
Chapter 20: Debentures
Chapter 21: Company Charges
Chapter 22: Accounts and Reports
Chapter 23: Auditors
Chapter 24: Statutory Auditors
Chapter 25: Derivative Claims and Proceedings
Chapter 26: Arrangements and Reconstructions
Chapter 27: Mergers and Divisions of Public Companies
Chapter 28: Takeovers
Chapter 29: Dissolution and Restoration to the Register
Chapter 30: Offences under the Companies Act
Chapter 31: Transparency Obligations and Related Matters
Chapter 32: Control of Political Provisions and Expenditure
Chapter 33: Miscellaneous

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Commercial law
Companies Act 2006 (Great Britain)
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