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  1. The Enlightened Shareholder Value Principle and Corporate Governance

    By Andrew Keay

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    The enlightened shareholder value principle (ESV) was formulated during the comprehensive review of UK company law by the Company Law Steering Group in the late 1990s and early 2000’s and requires directors of companies to act in the collective best interests of shareholders. The principle was...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Directors’ Decisions and the Law

    Promoting Success

    By Alice Belcher

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    Directors are key decision-makers in any organisation, whether it is in the public sector, a family business or a transnational company. The UK Companies Act 2006 codified directors’ duties for the first time and describes the director as the ‘most likely to promote the success of the company for...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Insider Trading in Developing Jurisdictions

    Achieving an effective regulatory regime

    By Wunmi Bewaji

    The book examines the regulation of insider dealing in the developed jurisdictions, using three of the G7 countries as guides with the aim of knowing how they have regulated insider trading and what lessons can be learnt from their failures and achievements. It looks at regulatory regimes in...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. European Developments in Corporate Criminal Liability

    Edited by James Gobert, Ana-Maria Pascal

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    When corporations carry on their business in a grossly negligent manner, or take a cavalier approach to risk management, the consequences can be catastrophic. The harm may be financial, as occurred when such well-regarded companies as Enron, Lehman Brothers, Worldcom and Barings collapsed, or it...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Predatory Pricing in Antitrust Law and Economics

    A Historical Perspective

    By Nicola Giocoli

    Series: The Economics of Legal Relationships

    Can a price ever be too low? Can competition ever be ruinous? Questions like these have always accompanied American antitrust law. They testify to the difficulty of antitrust enforcement, of protecting competition without protecting competitors. As the business practice that most directly raises...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Corporations Law

    Text and Essential Cases

    By Julie Cassidy

    The purpose of this text is to provide a teaching/ learning tool within a semester corporations law unit. The use of a plain English writing style, combined with fuller case extracts makes corporations law more accessible to those who study or practise in the area of corporations law. Since the...

    Published January 6th 2014 by Federation Press

  7. Intellectual Property Asset Management

    How to identify, protect, manage and exploit intellectual property within the business environment

    By Claire Howell, David Bainbridge

    In the new ‘knowledge-intensive economies’ Intellectual assets increasingly play a key part on balance sheets. There is an increasing global awareness that in order to promote innovation and the growth of the economy, businesses must fully recognise and exploit their intellectual assets. A company’...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism

    A Comparative Study of the UK and China

    By Bo Gong

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    Institutional shareholder participation has long been considered as vital to good corporate governance yet its potential does not seem to have been realized. The recent banking crisis exposed the passivity of some institutional shareholders, many of whom appear to have chosen to sell their...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Law of Real Property Mortgages

    2nd Edition

    By Bill Duncan, Bill Dixon

    This book examines the principles and practice of real estate mortgages in an easily accessible text referenced to all the Australian States. It specifically deals with the major theoretical and practical aspects of the land mortgage, including vitiating factors in formation, mortgagees' powers and...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Federation Press

  10. The Political Determinants of Corporate Governance in China

    By Chenxia Shi

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    This book investigates the key factors shaping corporate governance in China and presents a sophisticated study of corporate governance in China from a comparative and historical perspective. Drawing on extensive corporate governance literature, this book articulates why path dependence theory is...

    Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge