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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities and Remedies

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Foreign Companies and Other Corporations

ISBN13: 9781107641303
Published: April 2014
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £26.99

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Originally published in 1912, this book examines some of the issues raised by the 1906 case Risdon Iron Works v. Furness, which was a key suit on the issue of cross-border insolvency. Young divides the discussion into two parts: the juristic person in private international law and foreign companies and other corporations in English law. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the history of English company and tax law.

Company Law, Legal History
Part I. The Juristic Person in Private International Law:
1. Introductory
2. Status
3. Capacity
4. Nationality and domicile

Part II. Foreign Companies and Other Corporations in English Law:
5. General principles

Appendix. The state as juristic person