Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law

Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law

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Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law is the ideal companion for students looking for an up-to-date, comprehensive, and straightforward account of company law. The content has been recently streamlined with modern company law courses in mind and includes plenty of student-friendly features.

With hallmark clarity, this new edition continues the tradition of providing accurate technical detail, examination of theory and quotations from key cases.

Consistently praised for thorough yet accessible handling of the law, Mayson, French & Ryan has positioned itself as the go-to company law text for the modern student.

Online resources

This book is accompanied by online resources which include:
- updates on recent developments in company law
- four bonus chapters on transparency, accounts, marketable loans, and legal forms for businesses
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Product details

  • Paperback | 888 pages
  • 188 x 243 x 34mm | 1,662g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 36th Revised edition
  • 0198841515
  • 9780198841517
  • 1,209,634

Table of contents

Part One: Introduction
1:: Overview
2:: Who makes company law and what is it for?
Part Two: Establishment
3:: Registration
4:: Articles of association
5:: Corporate personality
Part Three: Finance and Shareholders
6:: Becoming a shareholder
7:: Offering shares to the public
8:: Share transfers
9:: Control of a company
10:: Distributions and maintenance of capital
11:: Borrowing and security
12:: Market abuse
Part Four: Governance
13:: Decision-making by shareholders
14:: Directors
15:: Directors' duties
16:: Auditors
17:: Remedies for maladministration
18:: Acting for a company; agency and attribution
Part Five: Corporate Transformation and Cessation
19:: Company insolvency and liquidation
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About Derek French

Derek French has worked as a freelance editor and writer in business and legal publishing for over 30 years. He is the editor of Blackstone's Statutes on Company Law and Blackstone's Civil Practice. He is also the author of Applications to Wind up Companies and Model Articles of Association for Companies, all published by Oxford University Press.
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