This product is a collection of statutes, rules, and forms which can be used with casebooks and other teaching materials in both introductory and advanced courses related to business organizations. Moll of the University of Houston Law Center. It is a new edition of a previous work authored by Professor Jeffrey Bauman.
The Law of Business Organizations, Cases, Materials, and Problems American Casebook SeriesThis title covers the law of business associations for introductory courses, limited partnerships, including agency, general partnerships, limited liability partnerships, closely held corporations, publicly held corporations, and limited liability companies. Among other state and model statutes, the uniform limited partnership act 2013, the Third Restatement of Agency 2006, the Uniform LLC Act 2013, the Uniform Partnership Act 2013, and the Model Business Corporation Act 2016 are discussed and cited.
The material on the unincorporated business forms has been revised, updated, and expanded to reflect the centrality of these forms of business organization in modern law practice and the economy generally.
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It is divided into four parts: part i introduces the different types of entity and their essential features, including legal personality and limited liability; Part II is devoted to closely-held entities; Part III deals with accounting, finance, and formation of enterprises; and Part IV focuses on the publicly held corporation.
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Closely Held Business Organizations: Cases, Materials, and Problems 2d American Casebook SeriesHardcover casebook. Everything else has been brought up to date, and limited liability companies, Delaware law which includes corporations, including material on the Model Business Corporation Act which now speaks as of December 2010, limited partnerships, and federal securities law included in the public corporation supplement.
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