Gilbert Law Summaries Corporations

Author: Jesse H. Choper
Publisher: Gilbert
ISBN: 1634598822
Release Date: 2015-12-31
Genre:

This outline clearly examines the full range of issues that arise in classes focused on business organizations. The central distinctions among business forms such as general and limited partnerships, limited liability corporations as well as close and public corporations. Both federal and state statutes that regulate the affairs of corporations are examined. The legal requirements for their formation, operation and management. Also includes shareholders' right to inspect records, shareholders' suits, capitalization, dividends, redemption of shares, fundamental changes in corporate structure, and applicable conflict of laws principles. Contemporary practices and legal provisions addressing corporate governance are described. Special attention is given to the fiduciary obligations of owners and managers as well as the governance rights of shareholders. The materials provide detailed coverage of the federal provisions addressing proxy solicitations, insider trading, disclosure requirements and the scope of the anti-fraud provision Rule 10b-5. The outline provides comprehensive treatment of a wide range of mergers and acquisition issues including the procedural requirements to effect acquisitions, the fiduciary obligations to defend and transfer control, and the intricate case law surrounding self-dealing acquisitions.

Gilbert Law Summaries Taxation of Individuals

Author: Steven Bank
Publisher: Gilbert
ISBN: 1634599039
Release Date: 2016-04
Genre: Income tax

Comprehensive outline on Income Tax law with detailed explanations of relevant law, capsule summary, and exam tips.

Gilbert Law Summaries

Author: Douglas J. Whaley
Publisher: Harcourt Legal & Professional pubns
ISBN: 0159002192
Release Date: 1996-04-01
Genre:


Gilbert Law Summaries on Constitutional Law

Author: Jesse H. Choper
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0314276173
Release Date: 2013-05-02
Genre: Law

The topics discussed in this law student study outline are the powers of federal government, including judicial power, powers of Congress, Presidential power, foreign affairs power, and intergovernmental immunities. Also included are separation of powers, regulation of foreign commerce, and regulation of interstate commerce. It also covers taxation of interstate and foreign commerce, due process, equal protection, "state action" requirements, freedoms of speech, press, and association, and freedom of religion.

Torts

Author: Marc A. Franklin
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0314181148
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

The subjects discussed in this outline are intentional torts, negligence, strict liability, products liability, nuisance, survival of tort actions, wrongful death, and immunity. Also included are release and contribution, indemnity, workers' compensation, no-fault auto insurance, defamation, invasion of privacy, misrepresentation, injurious falsehood, interference with economic relations, and unjustifiable litigation.

Gilbert Law Summaries

Author: Gilbert Law Summaries
Publisher: Gilbert
ISBN: 0159003644
Release Date: 1998-09-01
Genre: Law

This exciting new edition is packed with every legal definition you'll ever need to know!

Property

Author: James E. Krier
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0314172335
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Law

The subjects discussed in this outline are possession (including wild animals, bailments, and adverse possession), gifts and sales of personal property, freehold possessory estates, and future interests (including reversion, possibility of reverter, right of entry, executory interests, and rule against perpetuities). Also included are tenancy in common, joint tenancy, and tenancy by the entirety, condominiums, cooperatives, marital property, landlord and tenant, and easements and covenants. This outline also covers nuisance, rights in airspace and water, right to support, zoning, eminent domain, sale of land (including mortgage, deed, and warranties of title), and methods of title assurance

Gilbert Law Summaries Securities Regulation

Author: Niels B. Schaumann
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0159004373
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Law

The topics covered in this outline are Securities and Exchange Commission, jurisdiction and interstate commerce, and the Securities Act of 1933 (including persons and property interest covered, registration statements, exemptions from registration requirements, and liabilities). Also discussed are the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (including Rule 10b-5, tender offers and repurchases of stock, regulation of proxy solicitations, liability for short-swing profits on insider transactions, and S.E.C. enforcement actions), regulation of the securities markets, multinational transactions, and the state regulation of securities transactions.

Gilbert s Pocket Size Law Dictionary

Author: Gilbert Law Summaries
Publisher: Gilbert Law Summaries
ISBN: 0159002524
Release Date: 1998-09-01
Genre: Law

"Gilbert's Pocket Size Law Dictionary" is packed with every legal definition one will ever need to know. Also included are special sections on legal shorthand, common abbreviations, Latin and French legal terms, periodical abbreviations, and governmental abbreviations. Available in four different cover colors.

Gilbert Law Summaries on Property

Author: James E. Krier
Publisher: Gilbert
ISBN: 0314286063
Release Date: 2013-08-20
Genre: Law

The subjects discussed in this outline are possession (including wild animals, bailments, and adverse possession), gifts and sales of personal property, freehold possessory estates, and future interests (including reversion, possibility of reverter, right of entry, executory interests, and rule against perpetuities). Also included are tenancy in common, joint tenancy, and tenancy by the entirety, condominiums, cooperatives, marital property, landlord and tenant, and easements and covenants. This outline also covers nuisance, rights in airspace and water, right to support, zoning, eminent domain, sale of land (including mortgage, deed, and warranties of title), and methods of title assurance