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The Resource Business organizations law, James D. Cox, Brainerd Currie Professor of Law, Duke University ; Thomas Lee Hazen, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Business organizations law, James D. Cox, Brainerd Currie Professor of Law, Duke University ; Thomas Lee Hazen, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Label
Business organizations law
Title
Business organizations law
Statement of responsibility
James D. Cox, Brainerd Currie Professor of Law, Duke University ; Thomas Lee Hazen, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Clear, succinct, descriptions of the reasoning and policy issues underlying corporate law that is accessible to law students with no business or economic background. The 2016 edition is thoroughly updated to include recent U.S. Supreme Court, Delaware and other leading decisions and regulatory developments that impact the fiduciary obligations and duties in corporate transactions, governance, and management of corporations and LLCs, as well as benefit corporations, including rules implementing important provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 and the Jobs Act of 2012 that have changed, the landscape of securities fraud suits in the federal courts, new discussions of unincorporated forms of business, insightful explanations of such news-making issues as corporate governance and director liabilities, and coverage of LLCs and LLPs."--Publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
WSTAC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, James D.
Dewey number
346.73066
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1414
LC item number
.C689 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hazen, Thomas Lee
  • Cox, James D.
Series statement
Hornbook series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporation law
  • United States
Label
Business organizations law, James D. Cox, Brainerd Currie Professor of Law, Duke University ; Thomas Lee Hazen, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Link
https://subscription.westacademic.com/Book/Detail/24498
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Adapted from Cox & Hazen on Corporations (Practitioner's edition, 3d ed., 2010)"--Page iii
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forms of business association: definitions and distinctions -- The evolution of corporations in England and America -- The incorporation process -- The scope of the authorized business and duties to other constituencies -- The promotion of the corporation -- Defective formation of corporations and revival of existence -- The separate corporate entity: privilege and its limitations -- Powers of officers and agents: tort and criminal liability of corporations -- Functions and powers of directors -- Directors' and officers' duties of care and loyalty -- Fiduciary duties for executive compensation, corporate opportunities, and controlling stockholders -- Obligations arising out of transactions in shares -- Rights and powers of shareholders: inspection rights, voting, and proxies -- Closely held entities -- The derivative suit -- Issuance of shares -- Liability for watered, bonus, and underpaid shares -- Capital structure, preferences, and classes of securities -- Accounting statements and dividend law -- Dividend distributions: rights, restrictions, and liabilities -- Repurchases, redemptions and the reduction of capital -- Corporate combinations -- Equitable limits on acquisitions and defensive maneuvers -- Federal and state takeover laws -- Amendments to the corporate charter -- Voluntary dissolution, administrative dissolution, and winding up -- Investor protection: state and federal securities regulation
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 779 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634592277
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
West Academic
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951977358
  • (OCoLC)ocn951977358
Label
Business organizations law, James D. Cox, Brainerd Currie Professor of Law, Duke University ; Thomas Lee Hazen, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Law, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Link
https://subscription.westacademic.com/Book/Detail/24498
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Adapted from Cox & Hazen on Corporations (Practitioner's edition, 3d ed., 2010)"--Page iii
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forms of business association: definitions and distinctions -- The evolution of corporations in England and America -- The incorporation process -- The scope of the authorized business and duties to other constituencies -- The promotion of the corporation -- Defective formation of corporations and revival of existence -- The separate corporate entity: privilege and its limitations -- Powers of officers and agents: tort and criminal liability of corporations -- Functions and powers of directors -- Directors' and officers' duties of care and loyalty -- Fiduciary duties for executive compensation, corporate opportunities, and controlling stockholders -- Obligations arising out of transactions in shares -- Rights and powers of shareholders: inspection rights, voting, and proxies -- Closely held entities -- The derivative suit -- Issuance of shares -- Liability for watered, bonus, and underpaid shares -- Capital structure, preferences, and classes of securities -- Accounting statements and dividend law -- Dividend distributions: rights, restrictions, and liabilities -- Repurchases, redemptions and the reduction of capital -- Corporate combinations -- Equitable limits on acquisitions and defensive maneuvers -- Federal and state takeover laws -- Amendments to the corporate charter -- Voluntary dissolution, administrative dissolution, and winding up -- Investor protection: state and federal securities regulation
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 779 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634592277
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
West Academic
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951977358
  • (OCoLC)ocn951977358

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