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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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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Bourne on Company Law 7th ed isbn 9781138911895

Bourne on Company Law 6th ed


ISBN13: 9780415504034
New Edition ISBN: 9781138911895
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780415563505
Published: March 2013
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print
Hardback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780415504027



An ideal introductory textbook, Bourne on Company Law offers a succinct overview of the fundamental areas covered in LLB and GDL courses.

Clear and easy to follow, the book is presented in short, sub-headed sections for ease of navigation, and is thoroughly cross-referenced to highlight connections across topics. This sixth edition expands on emerging areas such as directors' duties and corporate governance, as well as offering increased discussion of EU Company Law.

Written for both law and non-law students, it offers full case citations and straightforward explanations of all key cases, as well as chapter summaries and in-chapter questions to aid student understanding. The sixth edition is also supported by a companion website offering self test questions, an extensive glossary and useful web links.

Subjects:
Company Law
Contents:
1. Introduction
2. The Salomon principle and the corporate veil
3. Promoters and pre-incorporation contracts
4. Shares and payment of capital
5. Financial Services Authority - issue of shares to the public
6. The company's constitution - some vital considerations
7. The articles of association
8.The payment of dividends
9. The maintenance of capital
10. Directors
11. Powers of directors
12. Directors' duties
13. Corporate governance
14. Insider dealing and market abuse
15. Minority protection
16. Company meetings
17. .Accounts and returns
18. Auditors and annual return
19. S ecretary
20. Debentures and the law of mortgages
21. Receivership
22. Voluntary arrangements and administration
23. Investigations
24. Takeovers, reconstructions and amalgamations
25. Liquidation