Business Associations

Author: William Klein
Publisher: Foundation Press
ISBN: 9781634606882
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This statutory supplement includes statutes and rules relevant to all business entities. It is suitable for use with all textbooks and casebooks for such courses. It includes all updates to the statutes and rules.

Corporations and Other Business Associations Statutes Rules and Forms

Author: Douglas Moll
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
ISBN: 9781634608466
Format: PDF, Docs
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The current version of this book has been authored by Professor Douglas K. Moll of the University of Houston Law Center. It is a new edition of a previous work authored by Professor Jeffrey Bauman. This product is a collection of statutes, rules, and forms which can be used with casebooks and other teaching materials in both introductory and advanced courses related to business organizations. Among other items, the collection includes the Restatements of Agency; partnership, corporation, and LLC statutes and forms (including both uniform, Delaware, and other state statutes); and federal securities statutes, rules, regulations, and forms.

Kentucky Business Organizations Law and Rules Annotated 2016 2017 Edition

Author: Publisher's Editorial Staff
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1522117792
Format: PDF, ePub
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Kentucky Business Organizations Laws and Rules Annotated contains a broad range of annotated statutes selected from Michie's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated, together with rules from the Kentucky Administrative Regulations, providing fingertip access to comprehensive coverage of Kentucky's business organization laws. This handy resource also features Fee Schedules, Business Filings guidelines, and other important material provided by the Kentucky Secretary of State's Office. Kentucky Business Organizations Laws and Rules Annotated includes the full and annotated text of Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, as adopted in Kentucky. Features At-A-Glance: • Completely Annotated • Fee Schedules and Guidelines provided by Secretary of State's Office • Table of Sections Affected by Recent Legislation • Extensive Index and Table of Contents

Business Law and the Regulation of Business

Author: Richard A. Mann
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305509552
Format: PDF, ePub
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Recognized for accurate, relevant, and straightforward coverage, BUSINESS LAW AND THE REGULATION OF BUSINESS, 12E illustrates how legal concepts apply to common business situations. The book's comprehensive, yet succinct, approach provides a depth of coverage ideal for business success and CPA exam preparation without technical jargon. The text includes both landmark and recent cases with the facts and decision summarized for clarity, while the opinion is carefully edited to preserve the language of the court. More than 220 figures, tables, diagrams, concept reviews, and chapter summaries clarify concepts. All key legal terms are clearly defined and explained. In addition, each chapter is carefully organized with numerous illustrative hypothetical and case examples that relate content to real-life experiences. Numerous critical-thinking features further strengthen readers’ analytical skills. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books Essentials of the Legal Environment Today

Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305446178
Format: PDF
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Current, succinct, and student-friendly, ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 5E delivers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a straightforward, nontechnical style. Cases are summarized by the authors and integrated throughout chapters. Miller explains legal issues and court decisions with minimal legal jargon while keeping readers engaged with the material. Hands-on applications help students strengthen their critical thinking skills as well as think through ethical dilemmas before they confront them in the workplace. The book also explores how traditional law has been applied to issues involving the Internet and how the laws of other nations deal with topics discussed in the text. In addition to Cases and Case Problems featuring issues from legal disputes in 2013 and 2014, the fifth edition includes an all-new chapter on Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy, new Managerial Strategy features, new Preventing Legal Disputes features, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Smith and Roberson s Business Law

Author: Richard A. Mann
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337094757
Format: PDF, ePub
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Today’s most complete, credible, and authentic business law book, SMITH & ROBERSON'S BUSINESS LAW, 17E by Richard A. Mann and Barry S. Roberts continues a long tradition of accurate and consistent coverage of the latest issues and emerging trends. This updated classic delivers a detailed presentation of business law that covers all topics included in the business law section of the certified public accountant (CPA) exam. In addition, this book covers the legal responsibilities and liabilities of accountants and the corporate governance portion of business environment and concepts sections of the CPA exam. End-of-chapter cases offer a blend of landmark and current decisions edited to preserve a large portion of the language of the court. Proven, comprehensive, and up-to-date, this trusted book challenges and engages readers to ensure they gain a solid understanding of modern business law. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A Path Forward for NAFTA

Author: C. Fred Bergsten
Publisher: Peterson Institute for International Economics
ISBN: 0881327301
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ranks at the top of anyone’s list of the most controversial trade deals of all time. Reviled by critics as unfair and as a job destroyer, praised by its defenders as having a documented record of success in spurring economic growth, NAFTA reduced tariff barriers to zero for the United States, Mexico, and Canada and led to a tripling of trade among these three countries over the last 23 years. The Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) has abundantly detailed the many gains and acknowledged costs of NAFTA in numerous publications. Now that President Donald Trump has launched a renegotiation of NAFTA—having at least for the moment abandoned his 2016 campaign pledge to cancel the pact outright—the fundamental question is: Can such a renegotiation produce a positive result? A broad range of experts who have contributed to this PIIE Briefing say “yes.” The new negotiations can succeed only if they focus on how the agreement can be updated and upgraded, however. NAFTA can be modernized only if President Trump’s zero-sum “America First” agenda is replaced by one that seeks to benefit all three countries and improve their competitiveness in an increasingly competitive global economy. Prioritizing American interests is of course essential in any US trade negotiation. But an obsessive concern about bilateral trade balances and narrow special interests in the United States, as opposed to broader national and regional interests, would not only deadlock the negotiations but also likely lead to inferior outcomes for all three countries, or even a breakdown in the talks and an abrogation of the agreement. And walking away from NAFTA altogether would be disastrous for consumers, producers, and retailers in the United States. As argued in several chapters of this Briefing, abandoning NAFTA would degrade regional competitiveness and terminate jobs across North America, undoing the integration achieved since the agreement’s inception.

Corporate Governance After the Financial Crisis

Author: Stephen M. Bainbridge
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199772428
Format: PDF
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The years from 2000 to 2010 were bookended by two major economic crises. The bursting of the dotcom bubble and the extended bear market of 2000 to 2002 prompted Congress to pass the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, which was directed at core aspects of corporate governance. At the end of the decade came the bursting of the housing bubble, followed by a severe credit crunch, and the worst economic downturn in decades. In response, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, which changed vast swathes of financial regulation. Among these changes were a number of significant corporate governance reforms. Corporate Governance after the Financial Crisis asks two questions about these changes. First, are they a good idea that will improve corporate governance? Second, what do they tell us about the relative merits of the federal government and the states as sources of corporate governance regulation? Traditionally, corporate law was the province of the states. Today, however, the federal government is increasingly engaged in corporate governance regulation. The changes examined in this work provide a series of case studies in which to explore the question of whether federalization will lead to better outcomes. The author analyzes these changes in the context of corporate governance, executive compensation, corporate fraud and disclosure, shareholder activism, corporate democracy, and declining US capital market competitiveness.

Kreativit t und Innovation in der Musikindustrie

Author: Peter Tschmuck
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3706518368
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Warum wurde der Jazz ausgerechnet in den 1920er Jahren zum dominanten Popularmusikstil? Was hat es mit der Rock n Roll-Revolution auf sich? Warum fanden Heavy Metal, Punk Rock und HipHop den Weg von diversen Subkulturen in die musikindustrielle Verwertung? Welche Auswirkungen haben neue Technologien und das Internet auf das Musikschaffen zu Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts? Diese und ähnliche Fragen versucht Kreativität und Innovation in der Musikindustrie zu beantworten. Das Buch versteht sich aber nicht nur als eine Geschichte der Musikindustrie seit der Erfindung des Phonographen durch Thomas Alva Edison im Jahr 1877, sondern bietet auch ein Erklärungsmodell, wie ästhetische, technologische, legistische, wirtschaftliche, soziale, politische etc. Veränderungen ineinander griffen und Strukturbrüche in der Musikindustrie auslösten. Zur Anwendung kommt ein integriertes Kreativitäts- und Innovationsmodell, mit dessen Hilfe so komplexe Wandlungsprozesse wie zum Beispiel die Entstehung der Rockmusik Mitte der 1950er Jahre ganzheitlich erklärt werden können. Das Modell ist aber auch der Ausgangspunkt für die Analyse gegenwärtiger Wandlungsprozesse in der Musikindustrie rund um die Themen MP3, Musiktauschbörsen im Internet und neue Geschäftsmodelle, die den Zugang zur Musik zur Dienstleistung machen. All das sind Indizien für einen erneuten Strukturbruch in der Musikindustrie, der als Teil der digitalen Revolution verstanden werden kann und ausführlich in diesem Buch zur Sprache kommt.