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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Boyle and Birds' Company Law 9th ed isbn 9781846619557

Boyle and Birds' Company Law 8th ed

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Edited by: John Birds, Bryan Clark, Iain MacNeil, Gerard McCormack, Christian Twigg-Flesner, Charlotte Villiers, A. J. Boyle

ISBN13: 9781846612879
New Edition ISBN: 9781846619557
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781846611872
Published: September 2011
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Boyle & Birds' Company Law is a well established leading textbook based on Gore-Browne on Companies. It combines a comprehensive and authoritative exploration of law and practice with an examination of the theoretical issues, making it ideal reading for both students on degree courses and those taking professional examinations. Now in its 8th edition, it has been revised in light of the UK Corporate Governance Code 2010 and case-law developments including:

  • The Supreme Court decision in Re Paycheck 3 Services Ltd on meaning of de facto director
  • Recent decisions regarding derivative claims - Kiani v Cooper, Mission Capital v Sinclair, Iesini v Westrop Holdings
  • Consideration of the implications of Eurosail, Bloom v Pensions Regulator, Goldacre, and Re Stanford International
  • Important new case-law on schemes of arrangement including Re Bluebrook and Re Lehman Bros International (Europe)

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Company Law
The Development of the Registered Company
The European Community and Company Law
Legal Personality: Its Consequences and Limitations
Registration, Formation and Promotion of Companies
The Company’s Constitution
Company Contracts
Share Capital – Allotment and Maintenance
Rights and Liabilities Attached to Shares: Reorganisations of Capital
Transfer and Transmission of Shares
Debentures, Charges and Registration
Corporate Governance
Membership of a Company
Shareholders’ Meetings
Accounts and Reports
Management of a Company
The Duties of Directors
Shareholders’ Remedies
The Public Issue of Securities
akeovers and Mergers,
Corporate Reconstruction and Insolvency.