Author: Steven Emanuel,Lazar Emanuel

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735572291

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 284

View: 7562

CrunchTime provides a comprehensive topic breakdown and critical information review all in one tool. The application flow charts can be used all semester long, but the capsule summaries are ideal for exam preparation. Each title offers capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues , exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample exam and essay questions with model answers, and recommended approaches for crafting essays that will get winning grades! CrunchTime Series Features: Capsule summary of subject matter Condensed format Flow charts illustrate major concepts Multiple-choice questions with answers Essay questions with model answers


Examples and Explanations


Author: Alan R. Palmiter

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735578265

Category: Law

Page: 780

View: 2063

Examples & Explanations: Corporations is a practical and straightforward guide that has won enduring popularity by demystifying corporate law for students with no business background. Through clear introductions and visual aids, students are able to grasp the rules of corporate law and apply them in context, using the examples. A leading study guide in corporate law for over 15 years, Examples & Explanations: Corporations, now in its Sixth Edition, features: the time-tested and class-proven Examples & Explanations pedagogy --clear introductions are followed by questions in the form of examples (or hypos), followed by full and lucid explanations with analysis thorough coverage that tracks topics typically covered in a corporations or business organizations class statutes and cases presented in context examples that illustrate the intersection of law and business--and highlight the differences between the Model Business Corporation Act and Delaware law sensible organization that outlines the principal legal themes of corporate law helpful visual aids, such as tables and diagrams student-friendly writing style that neatly unpacks the intricacies of corporate law and requires no business background from the reader Updated throughout, the Sixth Edition includes: new cases on shareholder proxy access new developments in executive compensation new examples of institutional shareholder activism new cases on duty of good faith, the direct/derivative distinction, inspection rights, and the definition of independent director continuing coverage of Sarbanes-Oxley revised examples drawn from social responsibility and alternative energy business models Students struggling to understand corporate law will get more out of their casebook assignments and classroom experience if you steer them toward the help they need. Alan R. Palmiter's Examples & Explanations: Corporations is the leading study guide in this area--an authoritative, timely, and student-friendly aid to a more complete understanding of basic coverage, now in its Sixth Edition.

Corporations and Morality


Author: Thomas Donaldson

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall

ISBN: 0131770144

Category: Industries

Page: 214

View: 7574


A Study of the Origin and Development of Great Business Combinations and of Their Relation to the Authority of the State


Author: John P. Davis

Publisher: Beard Books

ISBN: 9781587980107

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 332

View: 3697

An early treatment of the history of corporations.

Corporations, Crime and Accountability


Author: Brent Fisse,John Braithwaite

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521459235

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 279

View: 2361

This book asks why corporations are rarely held accountable for corporate crime and proposes solutions to the problem.

The Law of Corporations and Other Business Organizations


Author: Angela Schneeman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133019145

Category: Law

Page: 832

View: 1202

THE LAW OF CORPORATIONS AND OTHER BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS, 6th Edition deciphers the complex substantive and procedural laws surrounding U.S. business entities today. Focusing on corporations, sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited liability partnerships, and limited liability entities, the text explains the law and the theory behind the law while providing practical information that the paralegal can use on the job. Financial structures, securities regulations, mergers, and bankruptcy round out the legal discussions, along with special attention paid to the Uniform Acts and Model Business Corporation Act as revised through 2007, which is the basis for most state business corporation acts in the United States. Special features include cites for state statutes, excerpted cases, sample documents, paralegal profiles, chapter summaries, end-of-chapter exercises, practical advice, and much more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

When Corporations Rule the World


Author: David C. Korten

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

ISBN: 9781887208048

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 3539

Illustrates the harmful effects of globalization on politics, society, and the environment, profiling the "transnational corporation" and warning readers that once-beneficial companies have become dangerously powerful.



Author: James D. Cox,Thomas Lee Hazen

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 0735530548

Category: Corporation law

Page: 805

View: 5613

Get fast, authoritative answers to today's hottest business law questions with Corporations, Second Edition. Find out the best ways to: - Interpret the business judgment rule, especially its demands on directors, burden of proof, and allocation of responsibility between shareholders and managers - Apply financial provisions of corporate statutes, such as those dealing with payment of dividends and issuing of shares - Fulfill directors' fiduciary duties, with attention to concepts of care and loyalty, relationship to shareholders, and regulation of proxy voting. The expert authors provide comprehensive, practical coverage of: - Statutory and judicial corporate law in its contemporary commercial context - The Revised Model Business Corporation Act and its variations in 20 states - Corporate law in Delaware, New York, California and other non-Model Act states - IRS safe harbors and "check the box" rules - Federal securities law as it affects business activity - And much more!

Corporations and Other Business Associations

Cases and Materials


Author: Charles R.T. O'Kelley,Robert B. Thompson

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454883022

Category: Law

Page: 1175

View: 6532

Corporations and Other Business Associations: Cases and Materials

Corporations Law in Australia


Author: Roman Tomasic,Stephen Bottomley,Rob McQueen

Publisher: Federation Press

ISBN: 9781862873148

Category: Law

Page: 893

View: 6932

The second edition of this text incorporates the latest changes to Australian corporations law, up to and including the Corporations Act 2001 and the Financial Services Reform Act 2001. Like the 1st edition, this text is written particularly for undergraduate law students. The book introduces students to Australian corporate law in a way that is informed by theory and policy. Throughout the book the authors draw upon materials from fields such as economics, sociology and politics to provide a contextually relevant account of modern corporate law. Ample references and pointers are provided to policy debates, contemporary issues, and to further reading. The authors bring considerable experience in interdisciplinary corporate law teaching and research. The authors aim to stimulate the reader into further critical analysis of corporate law issues, and to equip them with the capacity to respond in an informed way to future changes and developments. The book also encourages the reader to independently pursue further research in areas of corporate law. Each of the 25 chapters has been revised and updated. The book deals with: Introduction - the history of corporate law, and key themes and perspectives. Corporate Structures and Regulation - including the structure of Australian corporate law; ASIC's role and powers; and the role of auditors. Corporate Obligations - including corporate capacity; contractual and criminal liability. Corporate Governance - membership and meetings; directors' duties; shareholders' rights. Corporate Finance - including share and debt capital, the Managed Investments Act 1998, and fundraising. Securities and Takeovers Corporate Rescues and Winding Up


A Study of the Origin and Development of Great Business Combinations and of Their Relation to the Authority of the State


Author: John Patterson Davis

Publisher: N.A


Category: Corporations

Page: N.A

View: 7019

The Corporation

The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power


Author: Joel Bakan

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743247467

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 240

View: 719

A heavily researched profile of the modern corporation theorizes that businesses are essentially pathological in nature and place profits above accountability, citing the flaws of such practices as deregulation and privatization while outlining a program of democratic control and social responsibility. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

Practical Guide to S Corporations


Author: Michael Schlesinger

Publisher: CCH

ISBN: 9780808017622

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 638

View: 5324

Practical Guide to S Corporations (Fourth Edition) is written by noted practitioner, author and lecturer Michael Schlesinger. This new Fourth Edition contains extensive discussion of the changes brought about by the Pension Protection Act of 2006 and the Small Business and Work Opportunity Tax Act of 2007. It also covers Treasury regulations related to the Code Sec. 199 manufacturing deduction, as well as cases, rulings and pronouncements issued since the Third Edition.Comprised of fifteen chapters, this book starts by considering the tax advantages of electing S corporation status. The middle chapters, Chapters 2-12, detail the operations of S corporations, discussing statutory requirements, taxpayers who qualify as shareholders, and considerations when converting a C corporation to S status. Chapter 13 provides a comparison of S corporations to other business entities such as limited liability companies, partnerships, and C corporations. Chapter 14 discusses S corporation subsidiaries, and Chapter 15 covers employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) for S corporations.The book also includes detailed reference material. The Index provides the best access to particular information, but the Contents in Detail can be used as a “second index” for quick entry into the topics. The Appendices supply sample language that can be used in practice, and the Case Table and Finding Lists compile all of the cases, statutes, rulings, and regulations documented throughout the chapters.S corporations are the most popular business entity type, and this updated CCH resource helps practitioners understand and manage individual S corps election, compliance, tax, planning and life-cycle needs. It explains the merits and limitations of S corps in relation to other entity choices and provides clear and practical guidance. Readers will appreciate the Michael Schlesinger's real-world insights and crystal-clear analysis of even the most complex subjects.