Corporate Laws of the World

A Handbook

By Gerhard Wegen, Marcel Barth

Edited by: Andreas Spahlinger

This handbook contains detailed reports on the corporate laws of almost 50 countries worldwide. Following a common structure, each country report is approximately 50 pages in length. Within each report, the following information is presented: the legal status of private limited liability companies * the legal status of public companies * registration requirements * foundation * duration * name * legal capacity * memorandum and articles of association * capital and protection of capital * rights and duties of shareholders * corporate bodies and officers * power of representation * liability of corporate bodies * liability of shareholders * listing of the corporation * employee participation * annual financial statement * disclosure obligations * transfer of shares * encumbrance of shares * establishment of branches * insolvency * liquidation and winding-up * taxation * conversion * conflict of laws * cross-border structuring * overview of the law concerning capital markets.

1500 pages

Not Yet Published
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781849461979