Bibliography, etc. Note
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Formatted Contents Note
Chapter 1. Introduction / Yeo Hwee Ying. Business organisations Sources of company law Classification of companies Foreign companies. Chapter 2. Incorporation and its consequences / Tan Cheng Han. Process of incorporation Effects of incorporation 'Lifting the veil of incorporation'. Chapter 3. Corporate personality / Tan Cheng Han. Who represents the company? Companies and agency Capacity and powers of a company Liability in respect of torts and crimes. Chapter 4. Memorandum and articles of association / Wee Meng Seng. The company's memorandum and articles alteration of memorandum and articles of association Effect of the memorandum and artivles of association. Chapter 5. Membership and members' rights / Wee Meng Seng. Relationship between the members and the board of directors Members' rights Oppression, disregard of members' interests and prejudice. Chapter 6. Meetings / Michael Ewing-Chow. Introduction Statutory meeting Annual general meeting extraordinary general meeting Class meeting Convocation and conduct of meetings Resolutions and voting Meetings of directors. Chapter 7. Directors and other corporate officers / Alexander Loke Fay Hoong Comapny secretary Appointment and qualifications of directos Vacation of office and removla of directors Remuneration and financial relations with the company. Chapter 8. Directors' duties and liabilities / Alexander Loke Fay Hoong. Functions of the board of directors Directors' duties under section 157 Directors' fiduciary duties and conflict of laws Directors' negligence Statutory duties Enforcing directors' duties Indemenity and release of duties. Chapter 9. Enforcement of corporate rights / Lan Luh Luh. Suits by the company Derivative actions The statutory derivative action Section 216 and derivatice actions Investigations. Chapter 10. Comapny administration / Lan Luh Luh. Service of documents Registers to be maintained by companies Annual returns Accounts. Chapter 11. Shares / Maisie Ooi. Introduction Nature of shares Capital structure Classes of shares and variation of class rights Preference shares Allotment and issue of shares Ownership and transfer of shares Share certificate estoppel. Chapter 12. Protection of creditors / Maisie Ooi. Introduction Protection of creditors Acquisition of a company's own shares and the shares of its holding company Treasury shares Lending money on the security of the company's shared or those of its holding company Financial assistance for acquisition of shares Effect of contravention of section 76 Dividends Authorized reduction of capital The requirement for solvency. Chapter 13. Debentures and charges / Tan Cheng Han. Power to borrow Debentures and debenture stock Debenture holders' rights and remedies Receivership Company charges Registration of charges. Chapter 14. raising finance / Hans Tijo. Financing a company What constitutes an 'offer to the public'? Issue of securities other than shares or debentures The stock exchange and listing of securities. Chapter. The Stock Market / Hans Tijo. Regulation of the stock market Trading in securities Offerences relating to trading in securites Other offences in relation to trading in securities Takeover. Chapter 16. Arrangements and judicial management / Travey Evans Chan. Schemes of arrangement Judicial management. Chapter 17. Winding up / Tracey Evans Chan. Types of winding up Winding up of the business and collection of assets Application of company's assets and dissolution. Appendices. Companies act Limited liability partnerships act Index Table of cases Table of legislation.
KPP97.9 .W35 2009
Singapore : Sweet & Maxwell : Thomson Reuters,