Australian Corporate Law, 6th Edition

Now in its sixth edition, Australian Corporate Law has been designed specifically for students undertaking corporations law as part of their business or commerce degree. This text aims to reduce the complexity of corporations law for students by providing clear explanation of legal principles and explaining how corporate law operates within the broader business context.

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409347586
Release Date: December 01, 2017
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Now in its sixth edition, Australian Corporate Law has been designed specifically for students undertaking corporations law as part of their business or commerce degree. This text aims to reduce the complexity of corporations law for students by providing clear explanation of legal principles and explaining how corporate law operates within the broader business context. It does this within a specifically designed learning framework that will enhance student learning and understanding of the presented material. The sixth edition has been updated to take account of the latest developments in statute and caselaw. Teaching and learning is supported by a comprehensive and innovative suite of online resources for both students and lecturers.

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Harris, Company Law: Theories, Principles and Applications 2nd ed, 2015
Harris, LexisNexis Study Guide: Corporations Law, 3rd ed, 2014

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Table of contents


  1. The Context of Australian Corporate Law

  2. Australian Securities and Investments Commission: Role and Powers

  3. Business Structures

  4. Partnerships and Associations

  5. Incorporation and its Effects

  6. Internal Governance: Constitution and Replaceable Rules

  7. Corporate Liability: Tort, Crime and Contract

  8. Promoters: Duties and Liabilities

  9. Corporate Fundraising

  10. Debt Finance

  11. Share Capital and Transactions Affecting Share Capital

  12. Membership Rights and Meetings

  13. Corporate Governance

  14. Directors and Officers

  15. Directors’ and Officers’ Duties: Good Faith and Proper Purposes

  16. Directors and Officers: Conflicts of Interest

  17. Directors and Officers: The Duty of Care and Diligence

  18. Directors and Officers: Corporate Governance During Times of Financial Distress

  19. Members’ Remedies

  20. Accounts Auditors and Dividends

  21. Financial Services, Managed Investment Schemes and Financial Markets

  22. External Administration and Insolvency