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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Williams, Mortimer and Sunnucks: Executors, Administrators and Probate

Edited by: Alexander Learmonth, Charlotte Ford, Julia Clark, John Ross Martyn
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A Practitioner's Guide to Directors' Duties and Responsibilities 5th ed isbn 9780414028241

A Practitioner's Guide to Directors' Duties and Responsibilities 4th ed

Edited by: Tim Boxell

ISBN13: 9780414043114
New Edition ISBN: 9780414028241
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781905121205
Published: September 2010
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print



  • Provides practical advice and guidance on the many and varied responsibilities of UK directors
  • Highlights the recent changes to this area, covering the impact of the Companies Act 2006 and the UK
  • Corporate Governance Code
  • Sets out directors’ powers and duties
  • Assesses their potential liabilities
  • Covers the appointment of directors, services contracts, remuneration and vacation of office
  • Deals with fair dealing and share dealing and connected persons
  • Considers the consequences for breaching the rules, going through the steps taken when there is a dispute against a director and the proceedings that may follow if a director is disqualified
  • Looks at regulatory investigations
  • Goes through the duties of directors when their company goes into insolvency.

  • Subjects:
    Company Law

    Series: The City Library

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    £179.00
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    £129.00
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    £179.00
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    £229.00
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