Business and Company Law, 1st Edition

ISBN: 9780730368038

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James and Chapple’s Business and Company Law brings together two Wiley law titles into a single volume, designed to suit the typical combined unit taught in the Master of Professional Accounting program.

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Nick James
Bond University

Ellie Chapple
Queensland University of Technology

Alex Wong

Richard Baumfield
Bond University

Richard Copp
Griffith Business School

Robert Cunningham
Curtin Law School

Paul Harpur
University of Queensland

Chapter 1. Business and the law
Chapter 2. The Australian legal system
Chapter 3. Deliberately causing harm
Chapter 4. Carelessly causing harm
Chapter 5. Contract law: formation of the contract
Chapter 6. Contract law: terms of the contract
Chapter 7. Contract law: enforcement of contract
Chapter 8. Contract law: working with agents
Chapter 9. Dealing with consumers
Chapter 10. Business organisations
Chapter 11. Companies and incorporation
Chapter 12. Company constitution
Chapter 13. Membership
Chapter 14. Members remedies
Chapter 15. Corporate governance and company management
Chapter 16. Directors and officers duties A
Chapter 17. Directors and officers duties B
Chapter 18. Receivership and administration
Chapter 19. Insolvency
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