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The law of corporations in a nutshell / Richard D. Freer (Robert Howell Hall Professor of Law, Emory University School of Law).

By: Freer, Richard D, 1953- [author.]
Material type: TextTextSeries: Nutshell series: Publisher: St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Edition: Seventh editionDescription: xx, 549 pages ; 19 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781634597012; 163459701XOther title: Law of corporations [Spine title]Subject(s): Corporation law -- United StatesGenre/Form: Study guides. LOC classification: KF1414.85 | .F74 2016KF1414.3 | H35 2016
Contents:
Modern forms of business and the importance of agency law -- The corporation in theory and in history -- Formation of corporations -- Pre-incorporation transactions and problems of defective incorporation -- The distribution of powers in a corporation -- Shareholders -- Directors -- Officers -- Fiduciary duties -- Special issues in the close corporation -- Special issues in the public corporation -- Financing the corporation -- Dividends and other distributions -- Potential liability in securities transactions -- Derivative litigation -- Fundamental corporate changes -- Glossary.
Other editions: Revision of:: Hamilton, Robert W., 1931- Law of corporations in a nutshell.
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Includes index.

Modern forms of business and the importance of agency law -- The corporation in theory and in history -- Formation of corporations -- Pre-incorporation transactions and problems of defective incorporation -- The distribution of powers in a corporation -- Shareholders -- Directors -- Officers -- Fiduciary duties -- Special issues in the close corporation -- Special issues in the public corporation -- Financing the corporation -- Dividends and other distributions -- Potential liability in securities transactions -- Derivative litigation -- Fundamental corporate changes -- Glossary.

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