Florida Corporate Practice

This important resource covers recent changes to and interpretation of the Florida Business Corporation Act and discusses not for profit corporations.

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Despite the modern proliferation of other business formats, the corporation model still has major advantages, and Florida Corporate Practice, Eighth Edition with 2017 supplement brings those advantages to the attention of both seasoned practitioners and new attorneys.

The Florida Business Corporation Act has been substantively amended numerous times over the years, and this manual keeps up to the minute with those changes, as well as case law and regulations interpreting the Act. Complementing the expansive coverage of business corporations, this new edition offers additional advice and insight relating to not for profit corporations.

Highlights of the Eighth Edition with 2017 Supplement include:

•   Chapter devoted to practical advice about filings with the Department of State, Division of Corporations, written by the Chief of the Bureau of Commercial Recordings
•   Discussion of not for profit corporations, including religious corporations
•   Updates case law and statutes through 2017

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Table of Contents


1. General Provisions
     Gregory C. Yadley

2. Formation Of Corporations
     Gregory C. Yadley and Julio C. Esquivel

3. Corporate Name
     Willard A. Blair and Elena A. Kohn

4. Registered Office And Registered Agent; Service Of Process On Corporations
     R. Lee Bennett

5. Capitalization, Shares, And Distributions
     Gregory C. Yadley and Julio C. Esquivel

6. Shareholders, Shareholders’ Agreements, Meetings, And Voting
     Brian A. Watson

7. Directors, Officers, And Indemnification
     Dennis J. Olle

8. Anti-Takeover Laws
     Gregory C. Yadley and Paul R. Lynch

9. Amendment To Articles Of Incorporation And Bylaws
     Willard A. Blair and Jennifer L. Figler

10. Mergers, Share Exchanges, And Sales Of Assets
       Alan Aronson and Geoffrey Cheney

11. Appraisal Rights
       Gregory C. Yadley and Elena A. Kohn

12. Corporate Dissolution
       Douglas E. Starcher and Matthew D. Armstrong

13. Foreign Corporations
       Gregory C. Yadley and Willard A. Blair

14. Corporate Records And Reports
       Gregory C. Yadley and Jennifer L. Figler

15. Procedures For Dealing With The Department Of State
       Lyn Shoffstall

16. General Provisions: Not For Profit Corporations
       John Paul Parks

17. Tax Considerations For Not For Profit Corporations
       J. Eric Taylor