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Company law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD2079

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Keith Abbott
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : D.P. Publications, 1990
  • Publication Type (Medium): Einführung
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/company-law-106280/ (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XXVI, 484 pages ; 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Company law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Keith Abbott.
  • Publication Date: 1990
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 21 editions
  • First edition Date: 1982
  • Last edition Date: 1994
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 1988.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD2079
  • Dewey Code: 344.10666
  • ISBN: 187094156X 9781870941563
  • OCLC: 21676499

Main Contents

Part 1 Introduction: the history of company law; the modern company and the European community. Part 2 Incorporation: the consequences of incorporation; promotion; the memorandum of association; the articles of association. Part 3 The raising and maintenance of capital: public offers for shares; capital; dividends. Part 4 Company securities: shares; membership; debenture. Part 5 Company officers: directors; the secretary. Part 6 Protection of investors and creditors: publicity and accounts; auditors; company meetings; insider dealings; minority protection. Part 7 Reconstructions, takeovers, liquidation, receivership and administration: reconstructions, mergers and takeovers; liquidation; administration orders; receiverships.

Summary Note

Intended for students studying company law who need to get a good grasp of the subject in a relatively short period of time. This text covers all areas of company law, presenting complex legislation in a clear format. This edition incorporates the provisions of the Companies Act 1989. '''

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Commercial law
Corporation law
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