An Introduction to Irish Company Law (4th Revised edition)

An Introduction to Irish Company Law (4th Revised edition)

By: Grainne Callanan (author)Paperback

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Fourth edition of this popular introductory textbook for students, which is fully revised and updated to reflect the new landscape of company law following the introduction of the COMPANIES ACT 2014. *NEW TO THIS EDITION: * Restructured and rewritten to reflect the format and content of the Companies Act 2014, with particular focus on the new model private company limited by shares and the key changes in relation to the following: * New types of companies * Transition arrangements * New form constitution for private companies limited by shares * New optional statutory default provisions to replace Table A * New capital maintenance rules * Codification of directors' fiduciary duties * Additional statutory duties for directors * New decision making procedures for members * Provisions for revising financial statements * New summary approval procedure for restricted activities * All key cases since the last edition * Increased emphasis on standard company law modules on undergraduate Law, Business and Accountancy Programmes * Covers the core areas of company law in Ireland * Designed to help students understand the principles of Company Law * Written in a clear and concise style SUITABLE FOR * Students of company law in undergraduate law and business programmes at universities, institutes of technology and other third-level Institutions * Those taking professional accountancy examinations THE AUTHOR Grainne Callanan, BCL, LLM, MBS, Cdip (A&F) has been a lecturer in company and insolvency Law at Waterford Institute of Technology for over 20 years. She has a number of publications in the field of company law. She was previously employed in the corporate banking sector.

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Grainne Callanan, BCL, LLM, MBS, CDip (A&F), has lectured in Company and Insolvency Law at Waterford Institute of Technology for over twenty years. She was previously employed in the corporate banking sector.


1. The Development of Companies 2. Company Law Enforcement, Compliance and Review 3. Company Promotion and Formation 4. The Memorandum and Articles of Association 5. The Consequences of Incorporation 6. Contractual Capacity of the Company 7. Company Securities 8. Allotment of Shares 9. Maintenance of Share Capital 10. Loan Capital and Charges 11. Membership 12. Market Abuse 13. Shareholders' Meetings 14. Minority Protection 15. Directors and Secretaries 16. Directors' Powers and Authority 17. Directors' Duties and Liabilities 18. Restriction and Disqualification of Directors 19. Accounts and Returns 20. Auditors 21. Investigation of Companies 22. Reorganisation of Companies 23. Receivers 24. The Liquidation Process 25. Asset Realisation and Distribution 26. Court Protection Appendices Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/08/2014
  • ISBN13: 9780717158454
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9780717158454
  • weight: 803
  • ISBN10: 0717158454
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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