Language : English
Published : 2018-08-12
Commercial Applications of Company Law in Singapore 6th Edition
Commercial Applications of Company Law in Singapore (6th Edition) provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the complex area of company law in Singapore. This book gives an up-to-date account of legal developments across the field of company law as it incorporates the most recent and planned amendments to the Companies (Amendment) Act 2017 as at 11 May 2018. Legal principles are discussed using local case law and further clarified via examples and charts, where relevant. The level of detail and topics covered are appropriate for students as well as practitioners.
The reader is given an overview of the operation of company law, the formation and legal nature of companies and the securities industry. Issues such as members’ decision-making process, powers, duties and liabilities of directors, disclosure requirements, shares and take-overs are also well covered.
Topics covered include:
- The Functions and Structure of Companies
- Company Law
- Legal nature of companies
- Business Planning and company formation
- The company’s constitution
- Managing companies
- Member’s decision-making
- Company meetings
- Restriction to voting power
- Company Directors
- Directors’ Duties
- Conflicts of interest
- Consequences of breach of duty
- Members’ remedies
- Reporting and disclosure
- Share capital, shares, and shareholders’ rights
- Increasing, altering and reducing share capital
- Debt finance
- Contracting by companies
- Corporate liability
- Corporate Insolvency I & II
Commercial Applications of Company Law in Singapore (6th Edition) is an ideal source of reference for both professional and students from the legal, accountancy and business faculties.
Nutshells present the essentials of law in clear and straightforward language, explaining the basic principles. Features such as diagrams and checklists make them easy to use, while the inclusion of model questions and answer plans help students test their knowledge. Nutshells are an essential revision aid and ideal for getting fully up to speed with a new subject.
Commercial Applications of Company Law 4th Edition – Problems Sets and Legislative Extracts is a handy supplement for any student of company law in Singapore. The problem sets are crafted using hypothetical corporate experience to assist the students in understanding and applying the principles of company law. Extracts of selected legislation are reproduced for easy reference.
Considered one of the most current and accurate accounts of company law to date, Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law has been firmly established as the go-to text for students and practitioners alike. Now in its 30th edition, it continues to combine technical detail with a clear and easy-to-follow writing style, providing an excellent foundation for anyone studying company law. The only company law textbook to be updated annually, Mayson, French & Ryan enables you to confidently approach this sometimes complex area of study. With its easy-to-use format and comprehensive style, difficult areas of company law are examined in detail, with quotations from important cases used to accompany discussions and illustrate the practical implications of the law and how it works. An accompanying Online Resource Centre provides further support with regular updates and further information, ensuring that you are always kept informed. Whether you are an experienced solicitor or just starting your law career, Mayson, French & Ryan is the ideal companion for navigating the complicated world of company law. Online Resource Centre The Online Resource Centre will feature updates related to company law.
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