Business Law 2016-2017 by J. Scott SlorachBusiness Law 2016-2017 by J. Scott Slorach

Business Law 2016-2017

byJ. Scott Slorach, Jason Ellis

Paperback | July 30, 2016

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Written by two experts in the field, Business Law provides practical, up-to-date coverage of company, partnership, taxation, and insolvency law, plus all relevant aspects of EU law. The manual provides all of the relevant material students need to understand the latest legal developmentsaffecting business law transactions. Coverage of the Companies Act 2006 is fully integrated and given prominence, mirroring the emphasis that business law courses place on this central piece of legislation. Additional emphasis has been placed on taxation and business accounts. Examples are used throughout the manual enabling students to contextualize their learning effectively. Extensive and updated statutory references allow students both to cross-reference to appropriate primary sources, and to use the guide to interpret such sources. The book's depth of coverage,accessible format and clear structure make it an ideal reference for students on the Legal Practice Course.Online Resource Centre:A free Online Resource Centre provides a range of student learning activities which guide students through scenarios based on topics in the book. Three additional online chapters are also available covering: * Competition law in the European Union and the United Kingdom. * The right of establishment, the right to provide services, and the free movement of goods. * Business contracts - agency or distributorship agreements.
Professor J. Scott Slorach MA (Oxon) is a solicitor and Director of Learning and Teaching, University of York. Jason Ellis MA (Oxon), LLM is a solicitor and Principal Lecturer in Law at Nottingham Trent University.
Title:Business Law 2016-2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:344 pagesPublished:July 30, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198765959

ISBN - 13:9780198765950

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Table of Contents

1. Partnerships1. Characteristics of partnerships2. Partnership management and finance3. Liability of partners to outsiders4. Partnership disputes5. Termination of and retirement from a partnership6. The partnership agreement2. Companies7. Limited companies8. Formation of a limited company9. Directors and secretary10. Shareholders11. Company finance12. Disposal of shares13. Company meetings and resolutions14. The articles of a private company15. Disclosure obligations of companies and company accounts16. Public companies3. Taxation17. Income tax: sole traders and partnerships18. The corporation tax system19. Taxation of directors' fees and employees' salaries20. Taxation of distributions and debenture interest21. Capital allowances22. Capital gains tax and inheritance tax on business assets23. Tax consequences of leaving and joining a partnership24. Value Added Tax4. Insolvency25. Bankruptcy26. Company insolvency proceedings27. Liabilities arising from insolvency5. Additional topics28. Choice of business medium29. Limited liability partnerships30. Sale of a business to a company31. A debenture document32. Shareholders' agreementsAppendix 1: Additional chapters (online only)