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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
Price: £170.00

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Corporate Governance: International Series 2nd ed isbn 9780414050303

Corporate Governance: Jurisdictional Comparisons

Edited by: Akira Kawamura

ISBN13: 9780414028982
New Edition ISBN: 9780414050303
Published: September 2013
Publisher: European Lawyer
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

This book will be a useful, first-hand reference material for practising lawyers and in-house attorneys who may counsel clients on their business in foreign countries.

This new edition offers:-

  • Essential current content reflecting Corporate Governance across over 26 major jurisdictions throughout the world
  • Contributions from expert international lawyers
  • Reader-friendly Q&A format for easy cross-jurisdictional comparisons
  • Strong international focus, covering diverse areas in each jurisdiction
  • Focus on shareholders, directors & board of directors, audit, liabilities, and social interest in corporate behaviour
  • Practical, straightforward commentary on each jurisdiction and the respective legal systems

Company Law, Other Jurisdictions
General Principles
Sources of Law
Shareholders and the Shareholders’ Meeting
Directors and Board of Directors
Board of Auditors, Audit Committee, Accounting Auditors
Market Disclosure / Transparency to the Shareholders and the Public
M&A and Corporate Governance
Proxy Fighting
Officers’ remuneration rules
Directors’ Liabilities, Liability Insurance, Indemnification
Shareholders’ Derivative Suits;
Social Interest in Corporate Behaviour