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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law 2017-2018 isbn 9780198797234

Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law 2016-2017

ISBN13: 9780198778301
New Edition ISBN: 9780198797234
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780198733348
Published: August 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Lawis the ideal companion for both students studying this topic and practitioners working in the field.

Still the only textbook on company law to be updated annually, the 33rd edition continues to deliver dependable and fully up-to-date coverage of the law. The provision of accurate technical detail and examination of theory and quotations from key cases is paired with a straightforward written style and uncomplicated layout.

This combination is designed to assist readers in gaining a secure understanding of the complexities in company law.

New to this Edition:-

  • Implementation of the changes made by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 and the Deregulation Act 2015
  • Revised treatment of interpretation of articles
  • Revised treatment of vicarious liability
  • New cases including:-
    • Abdelmamoud v The Egyptian Association in Great Britain Ltd,
    • Bank Mellat v HM Treasury,
    • Bank of Beirut SAL v HRH Prince Adel El-Hashemite,
    • Brooks v Armstrong,
    • Cosmetic Warriors Ltd v Gerrie,
    • Eclairs Group Ltd v JKX Oil and Gas plc (Supreme Court),
    • Grant v Ralls,
    • Re MF Global UK Ltd (No 7),
    • R v Boyle Transport (Northern Ireland) Ltd,
    • and R v Thames Water Utilities Ltd

Company Law
Part 1: Introduction
1: Introduction

Part 2: Establishment
2: Registration
3: Articles of association
4: Transparency
5: Corporate personality

Part 3: Finance
6: Shares
7: Offering shares to the public
8: Transfer of shares
9: Accounts
10: Distributions and the maintenance of capital
11: Borrowing, credit and security
12: Marketable loans
13: Market abuse

Part 4: Governance
14: Shareholders
15: Directors
16: Directors' duties
17: Corporate officers and promoters
18: Remedies for maladministration
19: Acting for a company: agency and attribution

Part 5: Insolvency and Liquidation
20: Company insolvency and liquidation