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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Gower Principles of Modern Company Law 10th ed isbn 9780414056268

Gower & Davies: Principles of Modern Company Law 9th ed

ISBN13: 9780414022720
New Edition ISBN: 9780414056268
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780421949003
Published: July 2012
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Wildy's Book of the Month: August 2012

Gower & Davies' Principles of Modern Company Law presents the leading text available on company law, providing clarity while covering all key areas by way of a detailed, in-depth analysis.

Students, as well as those involved in company law on a day-to-day basis, can turn to Gower & Davies secure in the knowledge that it will be an interesting, thought provoking and above all understandable exposition of both law and practice.

Gower & Davies' Principles of Modern Company Law:-

  • Gives students the comprehensive guidance they need in order to understand this complex area of law, and provides company law professionals with a reliable reference guide
  • Covers all key areas of company law by way of a detailed, in-depth analysis in one comprehensive and lucid book
  • Provides an up-to-date source which readers can rely on, incorporating the fundamental changes brought about by the Companies Act 2006 and the secondary legislation made under that Act
  • Discusses key recent case law such as Progress Property v Moorgarth Group Ltd (disguised distributions), Stone & Rolls Ltd v Moore Stephens (auditor liability), Holland v HMRC (de facto directors) and Sinclair Investments (UK) Ltd v Versailles Trade Finance (proprietary remedies).
  • Shows how the law has recently been interpreted

Company Law
Part One: Introductory
Part Two: Separate Legal Personality and Limited Liability
Part Three: Corporate Governance: The Board and Shareholders
Part Four: Corporate Governance – Majority and Minority Shareholders
Part Five: Accounts and Audit
Part Six: Equity Finance
Part Seven: Debt Finance.