Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law (37th edition)

ISBN : 9780198870029

Derek French
904 ページ
189 x 246 mm

Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law is the ideal companion for students looking for a comprehensive and straightforward account of company law. With hallmark clarity, this new edition continues the tradition of providing accurate technical detail, examination of theory and quotations from key cases. The content has been streamlined with modern company law courses in mind and presented in numerous helpful features . Consistently praised for thorough yet accessible handling of the law, Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law has positioned itself as the go-to company law text for the modern student. Digital formats and resources This edition is available for students and institutions to purchase in a variety of formats, and is supported by online resources. The e-book offers a mobile experience and convenient access along with functionality tools, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support: www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/ebooks This edition is also accompanied by a selection of online resources to support and further student learning, including four bonus chapters on transparency, accounts, marketable loans, and legal forms for businesses.


Part One: Introduction
1 Overview
2 Who makes company law and what is it for?
Part Two: Establishment
3 Registration
4 Articles of association
5 Corporate personality
Part Three: Finance
7 Offering shares to the public
8 Share transfer
9 Control of a company
10 Distributions and maintenance of capital
11 Borrowing and security
12 Market abuse
Part Four: Governance
13 Corporate governance
14 Members
15 Directors
16 Directors' duties
17 Company officers, secretary and auditor
18 Remedies for maladministration
19 Acting for a company: agency and attribution
Part Five: Insolvency and liquidation
20 Company insolvency and liquidation
Part Six: Additional chapters
A Transparency
B Accounts and reports
C Marketable loans
D Other legal forms for business


Derek French has worked as a freelance editor and writer in business and legal publishing for over 30 years. He is the editor of Blackstone's Statutes on Company Law and Blackstone's Civil Practice. He is also the author of Applications to Wind up Companies and Model Articles of Association for Companies, all published by Oxford University Press.