The Law of Corporations in a Nutshell

Author: Freer, Richard D.
Edition: 7th
Copyright Date: 2016
  • Publication Date: September 20th, 2016
  • ISBN: 9781634597012
  • Subject: Business Organizations
  • Series: Nutshells
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: Completely revised and updated, conversational in tone, the book features hypotheticals to illustrate key concepts. Comprehensive yet concise, it addresses the theory of the firm as well as the nuts-and-bolts of corporate law, including separate consideration of specialized issues raised by closely-held and public corporations. With updated discussion of Sarbanes-Oxley, Rule 10b-5, and Section 16(b), it gives broad background. Financial concepts are explained with helpful examples, so that even sociology majors need not fear them.