Business Organizations In Focus

Author: Deborah Bouchoux
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454880015
Size: 70.26 MB
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Business Organizations Law in Focus offers a comprehensive, practiceoriented approach to the legal and practical aspects of business organizations. By providing real world scenarios throughout, the text gives students numerous opportunities to apply what they learn and solidify their understanding of important concepts. Clear explanatory text, case previews, and case follow-ups further clarify business principles and aid in student understanding. This text focuses on key attributes, advantages, and disadvantages of each form of business organization, including partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. In addition, it also addresses issues arising under the federal securities laws, including reforms associated with the SarbanesOxley Act of 2002 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Among other “hot” topics are “spotlight” sections, which address corporate inversions, start-up “unicorns,” and insider trading.

Commentaries And Cases On The Law Of Business Organization

Author: William T. Allen
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454876506
Size: 51.43 MB
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The extraordinary authorship of William T. Allen and Reinier Kraakman provides a unique real-world perspective to Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organization. Logical and flexible organization allows for chapters to be taught in any order to accommodate alternative teaching approaches. Rich commentary in the form of explanatory notes facilitates teaching and understanding. Careful case selection and editing presents both classic and important recent cases. An economic-analysis perspective is made accessible through clear and consistent explanatory text. Examples, hypotheticals, and diagrams illustrate conceptual and theoretical models. The text can easily be used in a Business Organization course with a focus on corporate law. Features: New chapter on basic finance and valuation concepts that updates materials from earlier editions Extensively revised chapter on the corporate voting system which addresses the success of several governance reforms Updated discussion of the duty of loyalty including Delaware benefit corporations and the demise of Emerald Partners II Up-to-date and authoritative commentary on the Delaware case law A presentation centered on the principal-agent problem, which gives students a functional framework for understanding both statutory law and judicial decisions

Closely Held Business Organizations

Author: Robert A. Ragazzo
Publisher: West
ISBN: 9780314275806
Size: 50.35 MB
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This is sill the only business organizations casebook to focus on closely held businesses, including agency, general partnerships, close corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, limited liability companies, and other hybrid entities. Numerous problems throughout the casebook allow students to apply legal principles to new fact situations. The principal change in the new edition has to do with the LLC chapter, which now focuses on the most recent uniform LLC Act (as well as Delaware law). Everything else has been brought brought up to date. This includes material on the Model Business Corporation Act (which now speaks as of December 2010), Delaware law (which includes corporations, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies), and federal securities law (included in the public corporation supplement).

Business Organizations

Author: Theresa A. Gabaldon
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454876484
Size: 75.54 MB
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Business Organizations is a pedagogically rich book recaptures student engagement in the course without sacrificing basic rigor. Transaction-oriented problems put the student in the practice role of advising a variety of businesses. Clear expository text provides context for cases. Features include: flowcharts, connections boxes, self-testing exercises, a series of interspersed exercises on ethics for business lawyers, a glossary of terms, and sidebars on numerical concepts and skills. Short, self-contained chapters facilitate the ability to teach them in almost any order. An online supplement includes a business concepts for lawyers module to be assigned as an instructor desires, as well as offers a variety of sample documents to show students the actual materials that lawyers work with every day. Key Features: Short, self-contained chapters make the book highly modular and enable professors to easily tailor the book to their syllabus. Detailed, problem-focused treatment of unincorporated entity issues and special transactional problems in counseling small businesses A free online supplement offers a module on business concepts for lawyers, and provides samples of documents that lawyers typically encounter.

Business Organizations

Author: Gordon Smith
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454838450
Size: 27.27 MB
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Reflecting ongoing changes in the structure and regulation of modern business practice, Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies, now in its Third Edition, offers a unique combination of doctrine, problems, and case studies. Recent, high-interest cases are balanced against classic teaching chestnuts. Brief, innovative problems are used in combination with longer case studies. The hands-on problem sets use actual cases and on-line case files to unveil situations faced by identified companies' bringing the real world, and a wealth of source materials, right into your classroom. At a critical juncture in the history of business law in the U.S., the Third Edition offers timely yet streamlined coverage. Recent legislation and Supreme Court decisions, new and updated problems, and a substantially revised companion website support a clear and sustained examination of the role and purview of the law in business transactions. Offering clear descriptions of developing business law, this vivid and timely casebook features: a discriminating selection of fresh cases and classic chestnuts in-depth coverage of how the law applies to modern business structures, (such as joint ventures, venture capital arrangements, franchises, and new limited liability business forms) as well as growth industries (such as computers, biotechnology, and telecommunications) short problems after selected topics give students practice applying the legal principles covered in that section case studies styled on the B-school model that provide opportunities for in-depth analysis of the law in business transactions hybrid entities treated in detail, including a separate chapter on limited liability Recording a critical moment in the history of business law, the Third Edition examines: recent legislative developments and Supreme Court cases new coverage of Section E, Limited Partnerships, with a focus on private equity LP new and updated problems that consistently reinforce topical coverage additional features on the companion website

Business Organizations Law In Focus

Author: Deborah E. Bouchoux
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781454868071
Size: 77.52 MB
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Business Organizations Law in Focus offers a comprehensive, practiceoriented approach to the legal and practical aspects of business organizations. By providing real world scenarios throughout, the text gives students numerous opportunities to apply what they learn and solidify their understanding of important concepts. Clear explanatory text, case previews, and case follow-ups further clarify business principles and aid in student understanding. This text focuses on key attributes, advantages, and disadvantages of each form of business organization, including partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. In addition, it also addresses issues arising under the federal securities laws, including reforms associated with the SarbanesOxley Act of 2002 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Among other "hot" topics are "spotlight" sections, which address corporate inversions, start-up "unicorns," and insider trading.

Contract Law In Focus

Author: Michael B. Kelly (Law teacher)
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781454878506
Size: 55.70 MB
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Providing a comprehensive, practice-oriented approach to the legal and practical aspects of contract law, Contract Law In Focus offers realworld scenarios throughout give students numerous opportunities to apply and solidify their understanding of important concepts. Clear explanatory text, Case Previews, and Case Follow-ups further clarify the doctrine and aid in student understanding. This text begins with a helpful introduction to the study of contract law, providing basic information about the way contracts are governed in the United States. It then introduces formation of contracts, covering offer, acceptance, consideration, and exceptions to consideration. The casebook moves on to provide clear and comprehensive discussions of defenses, excuses, and remedies for breach. By effectively synthesizing the statutory law, common law, relevant rules, and secondary sources, while offering a focus on understanding contract law -- as it developed in the past, exists today, and will evolve in the future -- the authors have created an indispensable guide for students learning contract law.

Family Law In Focus

Author: Marlene A. Pontrelli
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454881208
Size: 12.38 MB
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Family Law in Focus offers a comprehensive, practice-oriented approach to the legal and practical aspects of Family Law. By providing real-world scenarios throughout, the text gives students numerous opportunities to apply what they are learning, and solidify their understanding of important concepts. Clear explanatory text, Case Previews, and Case Follow-ups further clarify the doctrine and aid in student understanding.

Business Structures 4th

Author: David G. Epstein
Publisher: West Academic Publishing
ISBN: 9780314287038
Size: 73.66 MB
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This book makes the Business Associations or Corporations course accessible to students whether or not they already know anything about business. In a conversational tone, the original text and problems emphasize the legal issues that 99% of lawyers will encounter in their professional career. The book is organized around the life-cycle of a business. And while it includes landmark cases, the focus is on the legal issues encountered when starting a business, growing a business, and ending a business. This is the only current casebook for an introductory course in business associations that is co-authored by a business school professor. The book thus consistently and clearly provides students with the business context for understanding the legal issues explored.