The Legal Framework of the Modern Company

Author: Leonard Jason-Lloyd
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136312706
Format: PDF, ePub
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There has been a substantial growth in the application of company law, partly due to the prevailing economic and general business environment. This book examines issues such as company securities, capital and insider dealing.

The Legal Framework of the Constitution

Author: Leonard Jason-Lloyd
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780714647791
Format: PDF
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The law relating to the British constitution is both complex and far-reaching, with future reforms having an increasing effect on every person living in Britain. This book aims to promote better understanding of a complex subject and to cover administrative law and judicial review.

The Legal Framework of the European Union

Author: Leonard Jason-Lloyd
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780714647807
Format: PDF
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The law of the European Union continues to increase in complexity, importance and momentum, and is having an increasing effect on the lives of every person living in Britain. This book provides a focus on EC Law.

Company Law Reform

Author: Great Britain. Department of Trade and Industry
Publisher: The Stationery Office
ISBN: 9780101645621
Format: PDF, Docs
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"This White Paper sets out a range of measures for the proposed Company Law Reform Bill. They have been designed to further four crucial objectives: to enhance shareholder engagement and a long term investment culture; to ensure better regulation and a 'think small first" approach; to make it easier to set up and run a company; and to provide flexibility for the future." -- from the Foreword, p. 3.

A Legal Framework from Emerging Business Models

Author: Emily M. Weitzenboeck
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1781004668
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The last two decades have witnessed the growth of new forms of entrepreneurial cooperation such as dynamic networks like virtual enterprises and enterprise pools. These business forms are often hybrid, having elements of both contract-based organizations and corporate forms, in particular partnership. This book examines the relative utility of contract and partnership law in fostering and maintaining these emerging business models, focusing on dynamic networks. The book analyses how dynamic networks are organized and set up through, very often, collaborative contracts and how the behaviour of their member firms is regulated. Good faith and fair dealing as a behavioural criterion in contractual and partnership relations, is an important theme of this work. The background and preconditions for the emergence and growth of such business forms is also investigated. The book contains case studies of such networks from different countries in particular Germany, Austria, Switzerland, England and Norway. It examines relevant legal rules in a number of jurisdictions such as England, Norway, Germany, Italy, France and the US. This detailed book will appeal to postgraduate students and academics in the fields of contract law, comparative law, partnership law and business/commercial law. Academics in other disciplines such as economics, sociology and business management will also find much to interest them in this study.

Research Handbook on the History of Corporate and Company Law

Author: Harwell Wells
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1784717665
Format: PDF
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Understanding the corporation means understanding its legal framework, but until recently the origins and evolution of corporate law have received relatively little attention. The topical chapters featured in this Research Handbook, contributed by leading scholars from around the world, examine the historical development of corporation and business organization law in the Americas, Europe, and Asia from the ancient world to modern times, providing an invaluable resource for both further historical research and scholars seeking the origins of present-day issues.

Companies in the 1990s

Author: Gary Slapper
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN:
Format: PDF
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The law and practice of companies is undergoing great change in the 1990s. The obligations and rights of those who both manage and work for companies have been altered by statute, common law and European Law. This text examines the legal framework of many of the most important aspects of the modern company and should be of interest to most people professionally or occupationally connected to companies: lawyers with corporate clients, lawyers with trade union clients, academics with an interest in the law relating to companies, employment and business, company secretaries, directors and trade unions.

Secured Finance Law in China and Hong Kong

Author: Mark Williams
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139488775
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book examines systematically the current systems of secured lending in China and Hong Kong, where companies or individuals offer personal property as security for credit advanced by a lender. Valid and enforceable security reduces the risk to the lender and so lowers the cost of credit to the borrower. However, the Hong Kong system, being largely derived from English law, is highly complex and in need of root-and-branch reform. The forces of inaction have triumphed and valuable opportunities to create a modern, rational and efficient system have been squandered. In China, on the other hand, a completely new system has been created in the last twenty years which, whilst it has various problems and defects, has some notable advantages over the common law equivalent found in Hong Kong.

Corporate Governance im Versicherungsverein a G

Author: Holger Fahl
Publisher: VVW GmbH
ISBN: 9783899521832
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Literaturverzeichnis Abkürzungsverzeichnis Einleitung Teil 1: Grundlagen des Versicherungsvereins §1 Struktur und Aufbau des Versicherungsvereins §2 Die Geschichte des Versicherungsvereins §3 Die Zukunft des Versicherungsvereins §4 Unterscheidungsmerkmale des Versicherungsvereins §5 Die finanzielle Situation des Versicherungsvereins §6 Neue Gesellschaftsformen im Europäischen Gesellschaftsrecht Teil 2: Grundzüge der gegenwärtigen Corporate Governance-Diskussion §7 Corporate Governance §8 Die Corporate Govrenace im Versicherungsverein Teil 3: Konsequenzen aus TransPuG und Corporate Governance-Kodex für den Versicherungsverein §9 Der Versicherungsverein und das Transparenz- und Publizitätsgesetz §10 Der Deutsche Corporate Governance Kodex Teil 4: Entstehen eines inter- und supranationalen Börsengesellschaftsrechts §11 Inter- und supranationale Entwicklungstendenzen §12 Angekündigte Reformen Schlussbetrachtung