Company Law, 3rd Edition [eBook]

Author : Pearlie Koh
The book aims to present the complex subject of company law in a clear and straightforward manner. It is readable, and yet provides sufficient detail to complex issues, making it a good first choice not only for intending students of company law but also for persons who work with or in companies.

Publication Date: February 2017

Publisher: LexisNexis

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eBook
SG$ 156.96
ISBN: 9789814770491
The company is subject to a complex amalgam of common law rules and legislative regulation. This book attempts to unpack these rules. Concepts that define and characterise a company are explained, as are those legal principles that mediate the different rights and obligations of the various factions with interests in the company. This third edition has been significantly rewritten to expand the coverage of decided cases, and of difficult questions of corporate governance and theory, and also to take account of the changes introduced by the Companies (Amendment) Act 2014.

Part One Introduction

Ch 1 Introduction

Part Two Internal Affairs

Ch 2 Constitution

Ch 3 Ownership

Ch 4 Management

Ch 5 Directors’ Duties

Ch 6 Shareholder Actions

Ch 7 Shareholder Remedies

Ch 8 Registration, Administration and Accounts

Part Three External Affairs

Ch 9 Business Contracts

Ch 10 Company Finance

Ch 11 Corporate Liability and Social Responsibility

Ch 12 Creditor Protection

Part Four Expansion and Organisation

Ch 13 Corporate Groups

Ch 14 Going Public

Ch 15 Corporate Expansion and Restructuring

Ch 16 Going Global

Part Five When Things go Wrong

Ch 17 Liquidation

Ch 18 Alternatives to Liquidation

Part Six Epilogue

Ch 19 Summary

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