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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Sarbanes–Oxley Act, Enron Scandal, External Auditor

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The practice of the ceo also being the chair of the board is known as duality. While this practice is common in the u. s. , it is relatively rare elsew
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Liquidation, Majority Rule, Derivative Suit

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However, in many jurisdictions the members of the company are permitted to ratify transactions which would otherwise fall foul of this principle. It is
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Royal British Bank, Ultra Vires, Natural Person

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Historically, because companies are artificial persons created by operation of law, the law prescribed what the company could and could not do. Usually
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Companies Act 2006, Delaware General Corporation Law, Company Seal

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It is quite common for members of a company to supplement the corporate constitution with additional arrangements, such as shareholders" agreements, wh
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Caveat Emptor, Garage Sale, Cd Player

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25 Apr 2013
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The basic distinction between conditions and warranties is the same under both the. Sale of goods act and the general law of contracts. Alison saw a se
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 20: Garage Sale, Pickup Truck, Consumer Protection

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Because the sale of goods is subject to a codified statute. Many business transactions can be more easily created. Aidan gave a watch to marian as a b
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Local Government Act 1972, Lex Mercatoria, Corporation Sole

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25 Apr 2013
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The word corporation is generally synonymous with large publicly owned companies in united. In united kingdom, company is more frequently used as the l
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Model Business Corporation Act, Legal Personality, Business Ethics

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - United Nations Global Compact, International Finance Corporation, Ronald Coase

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25 Apr 2013
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In 2009, the international finance corporation and the un global compact released a report, corporate governance - the foundation for corporate citizen
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - State Street Corporation, Credit Suisse, External Auditor

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Joint Stock Companies Act 1856, Joint Stock Companies Act 1844, Limited Liability Act 1855

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25 Apr 2013
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Bubble Act, Maluku Islands, Livery Company

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25 Apr 2013
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The word corporation derives from corpus, the latin word for body. Entities which carried on business and were the subjects of legal rights were found
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Fundamental Breach

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25 Apr 2013
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On august 1, brian contractually agreed to purchase a diamond from mila for 000. On that date, brian pre-paid half of the purchase price and promised
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 18: Equitable Remedy, Specific Performance, Punitive Damages

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25 Apr 2013
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As a general rule, punitive damages will not be awarded for a breach of contract unless. Katarzyna contractually agreed to sell a painting to trent. Ju
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Openair, Canada Day, Punitive Damages

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Rhett Butler, Expectation Damages, Liquidated Damages

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25 Apr 2013
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Susan contractually agreed to sell a particular computer to davor for . Davor paid the money, susan refuses to actually give him the computer. A court
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Rescission

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25 Apr 2013
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Pym had an idea for an invention. Campbell agreed to purchase a share of that invention, but only if it was approved within one week by two specific en
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

lecture 14.docx

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Roadrunner, Novation

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Discharge of a contract can arise through. Kitten inc was contractually obliged to pay to mavitten ltd on june 1, but failed to do so. Mavitten cannot
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Fiduciary, W. M. Keck Observatory, Force Majeure

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25 Apr 2013
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The doctrine of frustration is invoked when the contracting parties are both mistaken about some future set of circumstances that prevents them from ca
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Parol Evidence Rule

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25 Apr 2013
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People may be held responsible for misrepresentations, even if they did not say anything, if. An exception to the parol evidence rule may arise if. Add
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Estoppel

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25 Apr 2013
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The traditional doctrine of estoppel, rather than promissory estoppel, requires proof. Of a representation regarding a past or present fact. The contra
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Contra Proferentem, Ejay, South African Contract Law

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Oral Contract

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Adults who have been declared mentally incompetent by the courts. Lawrence and jane were hammering out a deal over cocktails. Lawrence was totally plas
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Rescission, Uberrima Fides, Parol Evidence Rule

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A contractual term is a promissory statement. Can be made by words or conduct. Actionable if it induces a contract by falsely characterizing the conseq
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Sports Equipment, London Drugs

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Bruce and rosie entered into an agreement. He promised to transfer a necklace to her mother and she promised to deliver a computer to his father. The p
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Joses, Standard Form Contract

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25 Apr 2013
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The three essential elements to the creation of most contracts are. An intention to create legal relations, offer and acceptance, and consideration. Jo
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Oxbridge, Northern Alberta, Contract

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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

lecture 5.docx

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Her uncle rocco agreed to act as her guardian until she became an adult. In that role, he borrowed money to pay for her education. She promised to repa
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

lecture 4.docx

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Patricia and charlie entered into a written agreement. Charlie placed his seal on the document, but patricia did not do so. Three days later, charlie p
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MCGILLBUSA 690Peter YounkinWinter

BUSA 690 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Meeting Of The Minds, Quid Pro Quo, Sports Equipment

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MCGILLBUSA 364Keith LaidleyFall

BUSA 364 Study Guide - Quiz Guide: Purchase Order, Stock Management

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30 Mar 2013
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In a supply chain, the stock management system willidenifty the available stock at each point in the pipeline so that adequate time is provided for pro
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MCGILLBIOL 200Mathieu RoyWinter

BIOL 200 Lecture Notes - Eif6, Tetrahymena, Transfer Rna

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30 Mar 2013
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Eukaryotes have 80s ribosomes, each consisting of a small (40s) and large (60s) subunit. 40s subunit has an 18s rna (1900 nucleotides) and 33 proteins.
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MCGILLBIOL 200Mathieu RoyWinter

BIOL 200 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Promiscuity, Pyrococcus, Nonribosomal Peptide

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30 Mar 2013
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Youtube, Root Mean Square, Ebay

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30 Mar 2013
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Implementation of two-sided platform pricing strategies. (1) exchanges: ebay is the classic example of a successful two-sided exchange network. They ch
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Continental Airlines, Root Mean Square, Experience Curve Effects

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30 Mar 2013
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Eco lecture (1) even slight improvements in pricing can yield signi cant results. 8% pro t margins, a 1% improvement in price realization, assuming a s
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Congestion Pricing, Arbitrage, Adwords

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30 Mar 2013
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One optimal use for it pricing software systems is when there is an externality problem. A good example is road congestion pricing, where a city prices
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Price Ceiling, Real Prices And Ideal Prices, Forego

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30 Mar 2013
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Relative to buying two servers from atlantic"s competitor, by buying one doubly e cient server from atlantic, a rm would save ,000 in labor costs, in
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Medieval Commune, Ranitidine, Preempt

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30 Mar 2013
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Since customers are unlikely to understand the value that implies, they may have to price below evc when they release their hardware (allegedly) in 201
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MCGILLECON 208Paul DickinsonWinter

ECON 208 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Yellowpages.Com, Craigslist, Pricing Strategies

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