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Company Law Concentrate

Law Revision and Study Guide

Fifth Edition

Lee Roach

August 2018

ISBN: 9780198815143

248 pages
Paperback
209x157mm

In Stock

Concentrate

Price: £12.99

Highest quality revision and study guides for use alongside core reading to help consolidate knowledge, focus revision, and maximise potential.

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Description

Company Law Concentrate is written and designed to help you succeed. Accurate and reliable, Concentrate guides help focus your revision and maximise your exam performance. Each guide includes revision tips, advice on how to achieve extra marks, and a thorough and focused breakdown of the key topics and cases.

  • Written by experts and covering all the key topics so you can approach your exams with confidence
  • Clear, concise, and easy-to-use helping you get the most out of your revision
  • Full of learning features and tips to show you how best to impress your examiner
  • Revision guides you can rely on: trusted by lecturers, loved by students
  • The author's accompanying Twitter feed (@UKCompanyLaw) keeps you updated on all the latest developments in this area of law

New to this edition

  • Coverage of the impact of Brexit upon the UK system of company law and corporate governance
  • Coverage of the government's corporate governance review
  • Coverage of proposed updates to the UK Corporate Governance Code and UK Stewardship Code
  • A new section added on corporate liability
  • A new section on unlisted companies and corporate governance
  • A brief new section on succession planning
  • Updated coverage of developments relating to boardroom diversity
  • Coverage of relevant changes brought in by the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
  • Coverage of relevant case law, including His Royal Highness Okpabi v Royal Dutch Shell plc [2017], Patel v Mirza [2016], and Re Sherlock Holmes International Society Ltd [2016]

About the Author(s)

Lee Roach, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Portsmouth

Lee Roach is Senior Lecturer of Law at the University of Portsmouth. He is also the author of Card & James' Business Law and co-author of Commercial Law (both Oxford University Press, 2016).

Table of Contents

    1: Business structures
    2: Incorporation
    3: The constitution of the company
    4: Directors
    5: Members
    6: Corporate governance
    7: Capital and capital maintenance
    8: Members' remedies
    9: Corporate rescue and liquidation

Reviews

"Provides the perfect amount of information. Detailed without being too long or cumbersome, succinct but doesn't miss anything out. Absolutely spot on. " - Hollie Walsh, law student, University of Manchester

"Clear, concise, and very useful for building your understanding of tricky concepts. A great help for revision, clarification, and seminar preparation! " - Meraj Sakaria, law student, Swansea University

Additional Resources

Online Resources
Packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more, Company Law Concentrate is also supported by extensive online resources to take your learning further (oup-arc.com/access/concentrate):
- Pinpoint which areas you need to concentrate on with the diagnostic test
- Test your knowledge with the multiple choice questions and receive feedback on your answers
- Improve your essay skills using the outline answers for guidance on what to include and how to structure your answer
- Revise the facts and principles of key cases using the interactive flashcards
- Learn the important terms and definitions using the interactive glossary
- Explore the subject in more depth with extensive further reading recommendations
- Achieve better marks following the advice on revision and exam technique by experienced examiner Nigel Foster
- View the latest developments in the law from the author's Twitter feed

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