Research Handbook on Mergers and Acquisitions

Author: Claire A. Hill

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Category: Law

Page: 496

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Global in scope and written by leading scholars in the field, the Research Handbook on Mergers and Acquisitions is a modern-day survey of the state of M&A. Its chapters explore the history of mergers and acquisitions and also consider the theory behind the structure of modern transaction documentation. The book also address other key M&A issues, such as takeover defenses; judges and practitioners' perspectives on litigation; the appraisal remedy and other aspects of Federal and state law, as well as M&A considerations in the structure of start-ups. This Handbook will be an invaluable resource for scholars, practitioners, judges and legislators.

Research Handbook on the History of Corporate and Company Law

Author: Harwell Wells

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Page: 656

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Understanding the corporation means understanding its legal framework, but until recently the origins and evolution of corporate law have received relatively little attention. The topical chapters featured in this Research Handbook, contributed by leading scholars from around the world, examine the historical development of corporation and business organization law in the Americas, Europe, and Asia from the ancient world to modern times, providing an invaluable resource for both further historical research and scholars seeking the origins of present-day issues.

Research Handbook on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing

Author: Jennifer Arlen

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Page: 392

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Jennifer Arlen brings together 13 original chapters by leading scholars that examine how to deter corporate misconduct through public enforcement and private interventions. Scholars from a variety of disciplines present both theoretical and empirical analyses of organizational and individual liability for corporate crime, liability for foreign corruption, securities fraud enforcement, compliance, corporate investigations, and whistleblowing. This Research Handbook also highlights promising avenues for future research.

Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law

Author: D. Gordon Smith

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Page: 480

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The Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law offers specially commissioned chapters written by leading scholars and covers a wide range of important topics in fiduciary law. Topical contributions discuss: various fiduciary relationships; the duty of loyalty and other fiduciary obligations; fiduciary remedies; the role of equity; the role of trust; international and comparative perspectives; and public fiduciary law. This Research Handbook will be of interest to readers concerned with both theory and practice, as it incorporates significant new insights and developments in the field.

Research Handbook on Representative Shareholder Litigation

Author: Sean Griffith

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Category: LAW

Page: 576

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Written by leading scholars and judges in the field, the Research Handbook on Representative Shareholder Litigation is a modern-day survey of the state of shareholder litigation. Its chapters cover securities class actions, merger litigation, derivative suits, and appraisal litigation, as well as other forms of shareholder litigation. Through in-depth analysis of these different forms of litigation, the book explores the agency costs inherent in representative litigation, the challenges of multijurisdictional litigation and disclosure-only settlements, and the rise of institutional investors. It explores how related issues are addressed across the globe, with examinations of shareholder litigation in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the European Union, Israel, and China. This Research Handbook will be an invaluable resource on this important topic for scholars, practitioners, judges and legislators.

Research Handbook on Securities Regulation in the United States

Author: Jerry W. Markham

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 544

View: 356

This fascinating Handbook provides a clear explanation of the securities market regulation regime in the United States. A diverse set of contributors offer a comprehensive overview of the regulatory process, Dodd-Frank, the principal securities statute

Organisation und Profession

Author: Thomas Klatetzki

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

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Category: Social Science

Page: 298

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Die Frage nach dem Verhältnis von Organisation und Profession gehört zu den klassischen Problemstellungen der Organisationssoziologie. Die Beiträge des Bandes beleuchten Aspekte dieses Verhältnis einerseits im Rahmen unterschiedlicher soziologischer Zugänge neu. Sie spezifizieren es andererseits für verschiedene organisatorische Kontexte professionellen Handelns wie Anwaltskanzleien, Universitäten, Schulen, Krankenhäuser und Kirchen.

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A union list of serials commencing publication after Dec. 31, 1949.