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Call # KF1414.3 .S658 2006
Author Palmiter, Alan R
Title Corporations : examples and explanations / Alan R. Palmiter
Imprint New York, NY : Aspen Publishers, Inc., c2006
Edition 5th ed
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 WMS STACKS  KF1414.3 .S658 2006    DUE 10-11-14
 WMS STACKS  KF1414.3 .S658 2006 c.2  DUE 10-24-14


Descript. xxxiv, 696 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes index
Subject Corporation law -- United States -- Problems, exercises, etc
Contents The corporation: an overview -- Choice of organizational form -- Incorporation -how, where, and what -- Financial rights in corporation -- Federal regulation of securities offerings -- Shareholders' role in corporate governance -- Voting structure -- Judicial protection of voting rights -- Federal regulation of proxy voting -- Proxy fraud -- Fiduciary duties-an introduction -- Duty of care and the business judgment rule -- Duty of loyalty -self-dealing transactions -- Executive compensation -- Indemnification and insurance -- Corporate opportunities and unfair competition -- Duties of controlling shareholders -- Shareholder litigation -- Share transferability-an introduction -- Limitations on control sales -- Disclosure in securities trading markets -- Securities fraud-rule 10b-5 -- Insider trading -- Section 16(b)-disgorgement of short-swing profits -- Control dilemma in close corporation -- Control devices in close corporation -- Dispute resolution in close corporations -- Rule of limited liability -- Liability during incorporation process -- Corporate liability-authority to bind the corporation -- Limitations on corporate distributions -- Piercing the corporate veil -- Statutory recognition of corporate form -- Takeovers-an introduction -- Internal fundamental changes -- Corporate combinations -- Appraisal remedy -- Federal regulation of tender offers -- Takeover defenses
OCLC # 63692692