Corporations and Other Business Associations: Cases and Materials

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Aspen Law & Business, 1999 - Business enterprises - 1233 pages
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With this extensive revision of their well-regarded casebook, authors O'Kelley and Thompson respond to the many changes in the world of business. Retaining its balance of legal theory, enlightening cases, and widely praised problems, CORPORATIONS AND OTHER BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS, Third Edition, incorporates new material and analyzes important developments in the field.
If you haven't already adopted this intelligent and straightforward casebook, you'll be pleased to discover its:
real-life focus on: close corporations, mergers/changes in control, and the relationship between corporations and outsiders
skillful blend of theory, cases, and problems
carefully edited and thoughtfully selected classic and contemporary cases
generous number of excellent problems ranked among the best for clarity and effectiveness
sophisticated - but not intimidating-writing style
flexible organization which makes it easily adaptable to various teaching methods
New material in CORPORATIONS AND OTHER BUSINESS ASSOCIATIONS, Third Edition, includes:
discussion and problems on the 'hot' new business entities: LLPs and LLCs
expanded treatment of agency law
new hyp othetical problems that develop and build within a chapter
more emphasis on the applications of theory, presented in a more accessible style
An updated Teacher's Manual
If you want to expose your students to the realities of business today, this powerful set of teaching tools is an ideal choice.
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Economic and Legal Aspects of the Firm
The Sole Proprietorship and the Law of Agency
Role of Boards of Directors

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About the author (1999)

O'Kelley is M.E. Kilpatrick Professor of Law, University of Georgia School of Law.

Thompson is New York Alumni Chancellor's Chair in Law at Vanderbilt University Law School.

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