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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Unlocking Company Law 3rd ed isbn 9781138783881

Unlocking Company Law 2nd ed


ISBN13: 9781444171013
New Edition ISBN: 9781138783881
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780340968345
Published: February 2013
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print



Company law is a vibrant and fast-moving area of the legal system. Unlocking Company Law will ensure that you grasp the main concepts with ease providing you with an essential foundation to company law.

The book explains in detailed, yet straightforward, terms:-

  • Legal Structures of Business Organisations
  • The Company as a Distinct Legal Person
  • Company Formation and Linked Issues
  • The Constitution of the Company
  • Financing a Company
  • Shareholders, shares and share capital
  • Capital Maintenance and Distributions
  • Governance of the Company
  • Legally Binding the Company Directors' duties
  • Rescuing Troubled Companies
  • and Takeovers Winding up and Dissolution Transparency
This second edition is fully up-to-date with the latest developments in the law and now includes all significant new cases, new material on rescuing troubled companies and takeovers, and full coverage of the Companies Act 2006 as well as the BIS Report 2010.

The Unlocking the Law series is designed specifically to make the law accessible. Each chapter opens with a list of aims and objectives, contains activities such as quick quizzes and self-test questions, key facts charts to consolidate your knowledge, and diagrams to aid learning.

Cases and judgments are prominently displayed, as are primary source quotations. Summaries help check your understanding of each chapter, there is a glossary of legal terminology. New features include problem questions with guidance on answering, as well as essay questions and answer plans, plus cases and materials exercises.

All titles in the series follow the same formula and include the same features so students can move easily from one subject to another. The series covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications as well as popular option units.

The popular website www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk has been improved and updated. It provides free resources such as multiple choice questions, key questions and answers, revision mp3s and cases and materials exercises.

Subjects:
Company Law
Contents:
1. Introduction to company law 2. Legal structures of business organisations 3. The company as a distinct legal person 4. Company formation and linked issues 5. The constitution of the company 6. Financing a company 7. Shareholders, shares and share capital 8. Capital maintenance and distributions 9. Governance of the company 10. Legally binding the company 11. Directors' duties: General considerations and management duties 12. Directors' duties: Self-interest duties 13. Directors' duties: Remedies and reliefs and director disqualification 14. Minority shareholder protection 15. Restructuring, rescuing troubled companies and takeovers 16. Winding up and Dissolution of a Company 17. Transparency

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