Practical Guidance Corporations

Practical Guidance Corporations is a how-to resource for all legal practitioners who handle corporate law matters.

This module provides a framework for all matters involving corporate law, including incorporation and registration, financial reporting, related party transactions, share transactions, meetings, corporate finance, corporate governance, financial services and markets, directors and officers, managed investment schemes, mergers and acquisitions, deregistration and reinstatement, and corporate insolvency. It also includes Getting the Deal Through guides – a unique source which provides insights and comparative differences between the applicable laws for over 50 jurisdictions.

With Practical Guidance Corporations as an on-hand authority to answer your queries about corporations law, ASIC policies and key case law, you can streamline your workflow and ensure you are following the best corporate law practice.

  Key
Features
  • Task-oriented guidance supported by on-point cases, legislation, checklists, forms, precedents and links to trusted LexisNexis deeper research materials
  • Regular “Latest Legal Updates” highlighting practice area developments
  • Fortnightly practice area round-ups with curated legal updates, new and updated content, and key calendar dates
  • Signing tool – a step-by-step tool for quickly producing the correct signing blocks for your agreements or deeds, accompanied by comprehensive signing tips
  • Corporations Frequent Tasks Tool – frequent tasks in corporations matters tabulated with applicable guidance, forms, precedents and checklists for easy retrieval
  • International content in the form of Getting the Deal Through guides for over 50 jurisdictions
  • International comparators to filter and compare corporations law issues across jurisdictions
  • Corporations Glossary – to aid understanding of key terminology
 
  Topics
Covered
  • Business structures
  • Basic features and constitution of a company
  • Corporate governance
  • Directors and officers
  • Shares and transactions affecting share capital
  • Financial reporting and disclosure
  • Related party transactions
  • Signing and communication
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate financing
  • Financial services and markets
  • Managed investment schemes
  • Meetings
  • Corporate insolvency and restructuring
  • Deregistration and reinstatement
  • Foreign companies
  • Consumer law
  • Competition law
  • Intellectual property
  • International content

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