Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 March 2013

1,368 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199645312

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Company Directors

Duties, Liabilities, and Remedies

Second Edition

Edited by Simon Mortimore

  • The most comprehensive single volume work on directors' duties
  • Provides coverage of specialist topics such as tax relating to directors, and directors' liability to third parties and in the event of insolvency
  • Includes analysis of Commonwealth cases to further illuminate specific points of law
  • Written by a first class team of barristers and solicitors
  • Contains an additional section on interpretation of a company's constitution
  • Includes a new chapter on tax law relating to directors
  • Substantially revised chapters on derivative claims, unfair prejudice, and reorganizations, take into account new judgements such as Stainer v Lee [2011], Kleanthous v Paphitis [2011], and Power v Ekstein [2010], an Australian case
  • Incorporates analysis of the Bribery Act 2010 in the section on corruption