Legal capital of public companies in Europe-executive summary of considerations by the expert group on "Legal Capital in Europe" / Marcus Lutter Elements of creditor protection Minimum capital in the system of legal capital / Horst Eidenmüller, Barbara Grunewald and Ulrich Noack Raising cash and contributions in kind when forming a company and for capital increases / Andreas Pentz, Hans-Joachim Priester and André Scwhanna Capital maintenance-the regime of the capital directive versus alternative systems / Rüdiger Veil Disguised distributions and capital maintenance in European company law / Holger Fleischer Director's duties in the vicinity of insolvency-a comparative analysis with reports from Germany, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain and Sweden / Susanne Kalss, Nikolaus Adensamer and Janine Oelkers Grounds for insolvency and liability for delays in filing for insolvency proceedings-necessary supplement to capital protection / Karsten Schmidt Direct liability of controlling parties (piercing the corporate veil) and related legal constellations / Hanno Merkt and Gerald Spindler Directors liability in the member states of the European Union / Tim Drygala Directors' disqualification and creditor protection / Heribert Hirte, Tim Lanzius and Sebastian Mock Fixed capital under German stock corporation law and its significance for the protection of investors and minority shareholders / Jens Ekkenga and Walter Bayer Special rules for shareholder loans: which consequences would arise for shareholder loans if the system of legal capital should be abolished? / Ulrich Huber and Mathias Habersack Claw-back rules and creditors' protection / Christoph G. Paulus The future of creditor protection through capital maintenance rules in European company law-an economic perspective / Christoph Kuhner Improving creditor protection through IFRS reporting and solvency tests / Bernhard Pellens and Thorsten Sellhorn Does contract suffice to protect the creditors of a company and their interests? / Peter Mankowski Single country reports England / Eva Micheler Creditor protection through insolvency law in England / Thomas Bachner Working group on the share capital in Europe- French answers to the questionnaire / Isabelle Urbain-Parléani Legal capital rules in Italian company law and the EU perspective / Massimo Miola Capital and capital protection in the Netherlands: a doctrine in flux / Harm-Jan de Kluiver and Stephan F.G. Rammeloo Capital protection in Spanish company law / José Miguel Embid Irujo A report on selected aspects of legal capital under Polish Code of Commercial Companies / Andrzej Kidyba, Stanisław Sołtysiński, and Andrzej Szumánski Capital requirements in United States corporation law / Richard A. Booth Life without legal capital: lessons from American law / Andreas Engert.
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