Semester 1, 2018

CLAW2201 Corporations Law Notes

70 pages

24,884 words




Covers topics for entire semester

* Introduction to Corporations Law; the Characteristics of Corporations
* Incorporation and the Corporate Veil
* Pre-incorporation contracts, Promoters, and Directors
* Company Constitutions; Liability in Contract
* Membership and Shareholding
* Securities Markets
* Directors' Duties - Best Interest and Proper Purpose
* Directors' Duties - Conflicts of Interests, Care and Diligence
* Consequences of Breaches of Duties
* Companies' legal rights against others - Directors, Auditors and Third Parties
* Members' Rights and Remedies
* Insolvency

Includes lecture notes, case summaries and sections of the textbook