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Class Notes for LAWS2014 at University of Sydney

Corporations Law

LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Joint-Stock Company, Capital Requirement, Military Intelligence

LAWS2014: Corporations Law Topic 1: Introduction Historical Development of the Corporate Form Historical development in the UK o 1300s Early boroughs and guilds o 1500s Inc...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture 1: LAWS2014-Notes

LAWS 2014: Corporations Law 1 Introduction .........................................................................................................................................................5 1.1 A short history of A...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Proper Records, Unfair Preference, Floating Charge

1 Liquidation (Winding Up or Death of Company) 1.1 Purpose Liquidation describes the process where the companys assets are sold to repay creditors, with any surplus being returned to members. Company canno...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Company Seal, Time In Malaysia, Nba Coach Of The Year Award

1 Voluntary Administration Part 5.3A CA 1.1 Purpose Voluntary administration is a process whereby a company who may be insolvent is managed in a way that: (s 435A). a) Maximises the chances of the company continuing in exi...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Debenture, Secured Creditor, Supreme Court Act

1 Receivership Receivership occurs when a creditor has an interest in a particular asset. When money has not been properly repaid, you can appoint a receiver to deal with that particular asset. A compan...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Nba Coach Of The Year Award, Promissory Note, Security Interest

1 Loan Capital 1.1 Introduction A company may adopt a particular capital structure for a range of reasons, with debt having tax and cost of capital advantages. 1.2 Companys power to borrow A company has ...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Advance Bank, Municipal Borough Of Romford, Constructive Notice

1 Post Incorporation Contracts & Dealings with Outsiders Issues: 1. how does a company contract; 2. What are the sources of protection of an outsider in enforcing defective contracts? 1.1 Introduction ...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture 8: 8- Share Capital

1 Share Capital 1.1 Nature of shares A share is a legal chose in action a collection of rights and obligations relating to an interest in a company of an economic and proprietary character but not constituting a debt (Pilm...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Objective Test, Implied Consent, Windfall Gain

1 Duties of Directors Directors owe fiduciary duties to the company (Mills v Mills). General Fiduciary principle There is no definition of a fiduciary (Hospital Products Ltd v United States Surgical Cor...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: The Automatic, Natural Justice, Aluminium-Conductor Steel-Reinforced Cable

1 Corporate Governance Directors 1.1 What is corporate Governance Corporate governance describes the systems by which a company is governed, including elements of: Accounting Management Finance Organisational behaviour Le...

Law
LAWS2014
All Professors
LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Financial Statement, Qintex, Liquidated Damages

1 Corporate Personality 1.1 Separate Legal Entity Doctrine 1.1.1 Principle Once registered under the CA, the company is a separate legal entity {separate from members and directors} (Salomon v Salomon an...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Reasonable Time, Natural Person, Derivative Suit

1 Corporate Governance Members/Shareholders 1.1 Membership (Members = Shareholders) 1.1.1 Introduction Members are the ultimate owners or proprietors of the company. In a company limited by shares, the...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Ultra Vires, Bankruptcy Act, Corporations Act 2001

1 Corporate Constitution 1.1 Concept A corporate constitution provides for the internal administration of a company. 1.1.1 Post 1998 (Company Law Review Act) Generally, a corporate constitution is optiona...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Rescission, Lodgement, No Liability

2 Incorporation Process 1.1 Effect of incorporation The company is a separate legal entity in its own right; The companys constitution determines its internal governance (s 134, s 135 (2) CA); T...

Law
LAWS2014
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LAWS2014 Lecture 1: 1- The Context of Australian Corporations Law

1 The Context of Australian Corporations Law 1.1 What is a corporation? A company is a legal entity which is given rights and duties, much in the same way as natural people are. A corporation is defined to include a compan...

Law
LAWS2014
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Introduction to Business Law - Reference Guides

Business law, sometimes referred to as corporate-commercial law, is a system of governance and regulations in connection with the creation, existence and dissolution of businesses. Today, Canadian businesses are governed b...

BLAW - Business Law
BLAW 464
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Multilateral Treaty, European Economic Community, Statute Of The International Court Of Justice

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM International Law APPLICATIONS TREATIES ...

Commerce
COMM 404
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: National Environmental Policy Act, Municipal Solid Waste, Criteria Air Contaminants

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM EEnvironmental Law ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POL...

LAW
LAW 356
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Defeasible Estate, Leasehold Estate, Future Interest

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM PProperty Law ESTATES DESTRUCTIBILITY ...

LAW
LAW 253
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