2049. Tác giả chính: Andrew Borkowski
Nhan đề: Textbook on succession / Andrew Borkowski Số phân loại : 346.41052 A105; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxxiv, 393 p. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : The law of succession is of fundamental interest to us all. When someone dies their property is distributed in accordance with their will or the rules of intestacy - the cornerstone of the law of succession. The interplay between the wishes of testators and the expectations of family and friends produces a subject of compelling human interest. Textbook on Succession will provide students with a lucid and readable exposition of the subject, dispelling the notion of succession as a "dry" subject. Central issues such as the limits of testamentary freedom and the rights of spouses and children on intestacy are discussed in detail. Considerable attention is also given to the rich case law with clear and full commentary provided on each case discussed .
2050. Tác giả chính: Gary Watt
Nhan đề: The law of trusts / Gary Watt Số phân loại : 346.41059 G109; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxi, 404 p. ; 26 cm
*Tóm tắt : This volume is designed for students studying trusts and equity on law degree courses and covers all the essential aspects of this area of the law. Attention is given to traditional deed-created trusts and also to the role of equity and trusts in modern commercial contexts. This edition has been updated to include the Trustee Act 2000, the Trustee Delegation Act 1999 and a number of significant cases including the House of Lords' decision in Foskett v McKeown and the Court of Appeals decision in anner Homes Group plc v Luff Developments Ltd .
2051. Nhan đề: Company law in practice Số phân loại : 346.41066 O-435; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxii 226 p. ; 30cm
*Tóm tắt : Company Law in Practice provides a detailed overview of the salient topics in company law which the junior practitioner is most likely to encounter in the first years of practice. Such key topics covered include the constitution of companies, share and loan capital, directors' and shareholder meetings, the role and duties of directors, shareholder protection, insolvency and compulsory winding up .
2052. Tác giả chính: Christopher Ryan
Nhan đề: Company law / by Christopher Ryan Số phân loại : 346.41066 Ch313; Đặc điểm vật lý: cxiii, 874 tr. ; 26 cm
*Tóm tắt : This book aims to provide students with the essential legislative materials relevant to the core areas of company law. It is a closely edited and competitively priced collection of statutes and statutory instruments and is ideal for use in open book examination as commentary is excluded.The fourth edition includes: Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and the Limited Liability Partnership Act 2000 .
2053. Tác giả chính: Brian R. Cheffins
Nhan đề: Company law : theory, structure, and operation / Brian R. Cheffins Số phân loại : 346.41066 BR301; Đặc điểm vật lý: 727 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : Company Law: Theory, Structure and Operation is the first United Kingdom law text to use economic theory to provide insights into corporate law, an approach widely adopted in the United States. In this book, Brian Cheffins discusses the inner workings of companies, examines the impact of the legal system on corporate activities, and evaluates the merits of governmental regulatory strategies. The book covers core areas of the undergraduate company law syllabus in a stimulating and theoretically enlightening fashion and addresses important company law topics such as: * limited liability of shareholders * shareholders' remedies * corporate governance (including the Cadbury Report) * executive pay (including the Greenbury Report) * the role of self-regulation in United Kingdom securities markets * the impact of European Union Directives on company law in the UK Brian Cheffins also examines in detail a number of questions which have not been fully explored elsewhere. These include: * What are the justifications for legal regulation of company affairs? * What are the drawbacks associated with government intervention? * How can one ascertain the optimal format for company law rules? .
2054. Tác giả chính: Paul L. Davies
Nhan đề: Introduction to company law / Paul L. Davies Số phân loại : 346.41066 P111; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxiii, 312 p. ; 22 cm
*Tóm tắt : This new addition to the renowned Clarendon Law Series offers a concise and stimulating introduction to company law. Professor Davies sets out the five key functions of company law: the creation of separate legal personality for the company; the conferment of limited liability on the company's shareholders; the provision of centralised management; the allocation of control rights over the company; and the creation of transferable shares. This new and comprehensive introductory volume is an essential resource for all those studying company law .
2055. Tác giả chính: Eilis Ferran
Nhan đề: Principles of corporate finance law / Eilis Ferran Số phân loại : 346.410664 E201; Đặc điểm vật lý: liii, 576 p. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : The regulatory framework -- Use and abuse of the corporate form as a vehicle for raising finance and managing financial risk -- Capital structure-fundamental legal, accounting, and financing considerations -- Formation of share capital -- Share allotments -- Shares -- Maintenance and reduction of capital -- Share buy-backs and redeemable shares -- Distributions to shareholders -- Financial assistance -- Debt corporate finance-general considerations -- Secured debt -- Public offers of equity securities -- International equity offerings -- Corporate bonds .
2056. Tác giả chính: Eilis Ferran
Nhan đề: Principles of corporate finance law / Eilis Ferran Số phân loại : 346.410664 E201; Đặc điểm vật lý: 576 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This book explores the relationship between law and corporate finance. Corporate finance theory seeks to understand how incorporated firms address the financial constraints that affect their investment decisions by using varied financial instruments that give holders different claims on the firm's assets. Recent scholarship in this area explores precisely how legal mechanisms affect corporate finance and the development of financial markets. The legal environment is crucially important in explaining the choices that companies make about their capital structure .