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The Company Director: Powers, Duties and Liabilities 12th ed

ISBN13: 9781846619717
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781846611599
Published: August 2015
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

The Company Director: Powers, Duties and Liabilities provides comprehensive coverage, in a single volume, of the powers, legal obligations and responsibilities of executive and non-executive company directors.

The complex relationships of directors with fellow directors, the company, its employees and shareholders are fully explained.

Now in its 12th edition, this well-respected and established work has been updated to include:-

  • A new chapter on recently revised rules relating to corporate security especially the provisions governing constructive knowledge and priorities
  • Coverage of the new mechanism of making complaints to the Company Names Adjudicator. This new procedure is considered in some detail
  • New case-law including Prest v Petrodel Resources, VTB Capital, Chandler v Cape plc, British Bank of the Middle East v Sun Life Association of Canada, ING Re (UK) Ltd v Versicherung AG, Wrexham AFC v Crucialmove Ltd

Company Law
The Companies Act 2006
The Company and its Legal Framework
Appointment of Directors
Powers of Directors
Duties of Directors
Liabilities of Directors
Relations with Shareholders
Relations of Directors With One Another
Terms of Service for Directors
Resignation, Removal and Retirement
Bribery Act 2010
Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007
Corporate Governance
Corporate Security