Corporations and Associations Law Principles and Issues, 7th edition

Authoritative discussion and analysis of the law relating to corporations, partnerships and associations

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409351705
Release Date: June 30, 2020
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Release Date: June 30, 2020
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Corporations and Associations Law - Principles and Issues offers a contemporary treatment of the central issues of corporations and associations law. The authors draw on their extensive experience to provide an in-depth and practical analysis of a broad range of topics affecting corporations and associations. The work includes detailed treatment of associations and entities other than corporations.

The clear and accessible style of this text makes it invaluable to students, practitioners and anyone in the wider community seeking to understand corporations and associations law.

Recent developments discussed in the seventh edition include:

  • the decision in Rojoda Pty Ltd v Commissioner of State Revenue [2018] WASCA 224 regarding partner’s rights in partnership assets
  • commencement of the Associations Incorporation Act 2015 (WA) and the decision in Faehrmann v Van Vucht [2018] NSWSC 397 on the significance of the constitution of such associations
  • decisions in The Salvation Army (New South Wales) Property Trust v Chief Commissioner of State Revenue [2018] NSWSC 128 and Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts Australia Pty Ltd v Commonwealth [2019] HCA 20 on the concept of a trust


  • Wide breadth of topics including corporations, partnerships and associations law
  • Written by practitioner experts and lecturers
  • Extensive depth and coverage of topics
  • Suitable for undergraduates, postgraduates and practitioners

Related Titles

  • Austin and Ramsay, Ford, Austin & Ramsay’s Principles of Corporations Law, 17th ed, 2017
  • Harris, Company Law: Theories, Principles and Applications, 2nd ed, 2015
  • LexisNexis Legislation Series, Australian Corporations Legislation, 2020

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Table of contents

  1. Forms of Business Organisation

  2. Sole Traders

  3. The Law of Partnership

  4. Unincorporated Non-Profit Associations

  5. Incorporated Non-Profit Associations

  6. Trading Trusts

  7. Joint Ventures

  8. Co-operatives

  9. The Law of Agency

  10. The Company as a Corporate Entity

  11. The History of the Regulation of Companies in

  12. The Administration of Company Law in Australia

  13. Types of Companies

  14. The Company’s Constitution

  15. Membership of a Company

  16. Contractual, Tortious and Criminal Liability of Companies

  17. Share Capital

  18. Dividends

  19. Corporate Fundraising

  20. Managed Investment Schemes

  21. Directors and Officers

  22. Accounts

  23. Auditors

  24. Meetings and Procedure

  25. Members’ Remedies

  26. External Administration

  27. Receivers

  28. Voluntary Administration

  29. Schemes of Arrangement

  30. Liquidation

  31. Regulation of Financial Services

  32. Takeovers

  33. Bankruptcy