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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Smith and Keenan's Company Law 17th ed isbn 9781292088556

Smith and Keenan's Company Law 16th ed

ISBN13: 9781447923107
New Edition ISBN: 9781292088556
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781408261491
Published: August 2013
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Combining clarity and accessibility with detailed coverage of this often complex subject, Smith and Keenan's Company Law offers a readable guide to all aspects of company law. In addition, the broad range of end of chapter questions and clear case summaries have been retained from previous editions, as has the additional resources in mylawchamber, offering you a company law text with unrivalled study support in the book and online.

Company Law
1. The nature of a company
2. The corporate veil
3. Companies and partnerships compared
4. Promotion and incorporation
5. The constitution of the company - the memorandum of association
6. The constitution of the company - the articles of association
7. The constitution of the company - altering the articles
8. The company and its contracts
9. The capital of a company
10. Capital maintenance - generally
11. Capital maintenance - company distributions
12. Company flotations
13. Shares - generally
14. Shares - transfer and transmission
15. Shares - payment for and insider dealing
16. Membership - capacity, registration, director and substantial holdings, annual return
17. The statutory derivative action
18. The protection of minorities
19. Directors and management - generally
20. Financial arrangements with, and fair dealing by, directors
21. The duties of directors
22. Vacation of office, disqualification and personal liability
23. Meetings and resolutions
24. Debentures and charges
25. Accounts and audit
26. Amalgamations, reconstructions and takeovers
27. Corporate insolvency - company rescue
28. Corporate insolvency - procedures other than rescue
29. Corporate insolvency - winding-up in context
Answers to test your knowledge questions
Appendix 1 - Companies (Model Articles) Regulations 2008, SI 2008/3229
Appendix 2 - Companies (Tables A to F) Regulations 1985 (SI 1985/805) as amended by SI 2007/2541 and SI 2007/2826