Minority shareholders" remedies

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Minority stockholders -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia., Stockholders" derivative actions -- Australia., Remedies (Law) -- Australia., Minority stockholders -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Great Britain., Stockholders" derivative actions -- Great Britain., Remedies (Law) -- Great Bri

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StatementElizabeth J. Boros.
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LC ClassificationsK1344 .B67 1995
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Paginationxlv, 340 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1269509M
ISBN 100198259751
LC Control Number95000637

As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses directions for minority shareholders' remedies. This book will be of interest to academics and practitioners in company and corporate law, particularly in the UK, US, France and Germany, as well as throughout the by: 7.

It covers the list of shareholders' agreements as a means of self-help, and is of value to general readers, especially small shareholders because of the growth of share owning in the UK.

The book deals with the history of each remedy and indicates future trends in the by: 4. As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses directions for minority shareholders' remedies.

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This book will be of interest to academics and practitioners in company and corporate law, particularly in the UK, US, France and Germany, as well as throughout the by:   As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses directions for minority shareholders' remedies.

This book will be of interest to academics and practitioners in company and corporate law, particularly in the UK, US, France and Germany, as well as throughout the Commonwealth. Minority Shareholders' Remedies. This book is a comprehensive work of reference on minority shareholders' remedies in England and Australia.

It deals with the history of each remedy and indicates future trends in the law. Synopsis. The current state of English company law on minority shareholders' remedies is analyzed in the light of the UK Law Commission, further appraised and amplified by the Company Law Review Steering Group.

The book covers the common law actions by exception to the Rule in Foss v Harbottle, and the statutory remedies by way. It covers the list of shareholders' agreements as a means of self-help, and is of value to general readers, especially small shareholders because of the growth of share owning in the UK.

The book deals with the history of each remedy and indicates future trends in the law. This book, now in its third edition, examines various aspects of minority shareholders’ rights and remedies in Singapore, including personal actions, common law derivative actions, oppression actions under section of the Companies Act, statutory derivative actions under section A, and the just and equitable ground Author: Margaret Chew.

Minority Shareholders: Law, Practice, and Procedure and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more5/5(1). These statutory rights and remedies adequately protect a minority shareholder's access to corporate records.” Nature of Shareholder Inspection Rights.

The shareholder’s right to examine the books and records of the corporation “is a privilege incident to his ownership of stock.”.

Minority shareholder's remedies A. Boyle The current state of English company law on minority shareholders' remedies is analyzed in the light of the UK Law Commission, further appraised and amplified by the Company Law Review Steering Group. This book examines various aspects of minority shareholders’ rights and remedies in Singapore, including personal actions, common law derivative actions, oppression actions under section of the Companies Act, statutory derivative actions under section A, and the just and equitable ground of winding up under section (1)(i).

As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses future directions for minority shareholders\' remedies.\" \"This book will be of interest to academics and practitioners in company and corporate law, particularly in the UK, USA, France and Germany, as well as throughout the.

The answer to the fourth question is that, provided the minority shareholder brings the legal action as a claim under sa statutory derivative claim, the action will not be stopped based on him not being the proper claimant.

He will, however, need to secure the permission of the court to continue the claim. The chapter explores the historical origins and subsequent evolution of a rule whose principal effect is to bar minority shareholders' actions.

The treatment of minority actions by exception to the rule, or lying beyond its scope, is the subject-matter of Chapter : A.

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Boyle. The remedy exists primarily to defend the right of the minority shareholders in a corporation that runs at the discretion or convenience of the majority. The remedy is particularly useful considering its flexibility and inclusiveness which aids a broad category of individuals.

Enforcement of the Shareholder Right to Inspect Books and Records. Just because a minority shareholder has common law and statutory rights to inspect the books and records of a corporation does not mean that the corporation will always comply.

When the corporation refuses, the shareholder must turn to the courts for assistance. The book covers the common law actions by exception to the Rule in Foss v. Harbottle, and the statutory remedies by way of petition for unfair prejudice and/or just and equitable winding up.

As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses directions for minority shareholders' remedies. The book covers the common law actions by exception to the Rule in Foss v. Harbottle, and the statutory remedies by way of petition for unfair prejudice and/or just and equitable winding up.

As well as considering the complexities of derivative actions and statutory minority remedies, Boyle discusses future directions for minority shareholders.

By providing the statutory remedies, the law enables minority shareholders to either prevent the threat or rectify the abuse of corporate power. But most of these corporate law remedies are surrounded with procedural requirements and other technicalities which may diminish their utility as protective weapons available to the minority shareholders.

Boyle assesses the state of English company law on minority shareholders’ remedies from historical, theoretical and comparative perspectives in this important addition to Cambridge Studies.

Minority shareholder remedies. As well as the statutory remedies of just and equitable winding up, unfair prejudice petitions and the derivative claim, the Companies Act gives minority shareholders certain protections as part of the general governance of the company.

To what extent a minority shareholder can benefit from those protections. Minority Shareholder Oppression: Rights and Remedies Reprinted with permission from the January 5, edition of the The Legal Intelligencer.

A client came to me complaining that he had been “squeezed out” by the majority shareholders of the closely held corporation he. Being a minority shareholder in a closed corporation can be a risky venture, given their relative lack of power or control over the actions of the ty shareholders are not powerless, however, and benefit from several rights and remedies afforded them under Illinois law.

Format Book Published Oxford: Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford University Press, Language English ISBN (alk. paper), (alk. paper). This study is an effort to explore the remedies available to minority shareholders/members under the current system in order to cure any harm caused to a company.

It is proposed to start by discussing the rule in “Foss v. Harbottle” which requires analysing other doctrines and judicial policies that provide the basis for the rule/5. Shareholder Remedies in Canada, 2nd Edition When abuse is alleged in the corporate context, the rights of shareholders and other parties hinge on the remedies at their disposal.

Identifying, selecting and implementing the proper remedy is vital to a satisfactory outcome, and this book is.

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(). Minority Shareholders' Remedies. A.J. Boyle. Journal of Corporate Law Studies: Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. Author: Christopher Riley. Minority Shareholders' Remedies (Cambridge Studies in Corporate Law) by A.

Boyle and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Minority Shareholders' Remedies Cambridge Studies in Corporate Law by Boyle, a J - AbeBooks. 2. Shareholder Oppression: Remedies are Available. Illinois law ( ILCS 5/(12)) provides certain remedies to minority shareholders whose legal rights have been violated by the majority shareholders or by the officers of a corporation.

This violation of rights is often referred to as ‘shareholder oppression’. Shareholder oppression. Shareholder Rights and Remedies in Hong Kong Author(s): Rita Cheung, Jenkin Suen Shareholders' Rights and Remedies in Hong Kong is the first practitioner text published in Hong Kong on the law of minority shareholders' remedies and derivative actions.This course covers the principal rights of minority shareholders and the means by which they might seek to articulate them.

Alongside a review of the wider rights enjoyed by minority shareholders under the general law and the Companies Actparticular focus will be given to unfair prejudice petitions and the statutory derivative action.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Table of cases": pages xv-xxvii.

"Table of statutes": pages xxix-xxxi. Description: xxxi, pages ; 25 cm.