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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

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Bourne on Company Law 7th ed

ISBN13: 9781138897748
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780415504027
Published: June 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £95.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9781138911895

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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.

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 end of chapter questions to aid student understanding. The book is also supported by a companion website offering self-test questions, a useful glossary and annotated web links.

Company Law
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.