A second edition of this successful comparative company law textbook that takes a unique case-based approach to law and policy.
1. A Case-Based Approach to Comparative Company Law David Cabrelli and Mathias Siems PARTS 1 to 3 COMPARATIVE CASE STUDIES Country reports by Sonja Siggberg, Jesse Collin and Lena Nordman (Finland), Pierre-Henri Conac (France), Mathias Siems (Germany), Marco Ventoruzzo and Corrado Malberti (Italy), Hisaei Ito and Hiroyuki Watanabe (Japan), Theis Klauberg (Latvia), Mieke Olaerts and Bastiaan Kemp (the Netherlands), Michal Zurek and Kamil Szmid (Poland), Irene-marie Esser and Piet Delport (South Africa), Pablo Iglesias-Rodriguez (Spain), David Cabrelli (UK), Martin Gelter, Nemika Jha and D Gordon Smith (US) PART 1 DIRECTORS' DUTIES AND LIABILITY 2. General Case on Directors' Duties Edited by Theis Klauberg 3. Duties of Nominee Directors Edited by Martin Gelter, Nemika Jha and D Gordon Smith 4. Obligations of Directors in Takeovers Edited by Pablo Iglesias-Rodriguez 5. Cross-Border Takeovers and Takeover Defences Edited by Sonja Siggberg, Jesse Collin and Lena Nordman PART 2 CREDITOR PROTECTION 6. Piercing the Corporate Veil Edited by Hisaei Ito and Hiroyuki Watanabe 7. Capital Maintenance Edited by MichalZurek and Kamil Szmid PART 3 SHAREHOLDER PROTECTION 8. Shareholders and Shareholder Law Edited by Pierre-Henri Conac 9. Abuse of Shareholder Rights Edited by Mathias Siems 10. Shareholders' Rights and Litigation Edited by David Cabrelli 11. Limitations on the Shareholder's Right to Transfer Shares Edited by Corrado Malberti and Marco Ventoruzzo PART 4 CONCLUSION 12. A Rule-Based Comparison and Analysis of the Case Studies David Cabrelli and Irene-marie Esser 13. A Quantitative Analysis of Similarities and Diff erences in Form, Style and Substance Mathias Siems
Mathias Siems is Professor of Commercial Law at Durham University. David Cabrelli is Senior Lecturer in Commercial Law at Edinburgh University.