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IEL Corporations and Partnerships Contents

The International Encyclopaedia of Laws (IEL) Corporations and Partnerships includes information in book-length form written in English for 31 countries.  The monographs are written by legal academics and/or practitioners with expertise in corporations and partnerships for those countries.  The monographs enable comparative research in corporations and partnerships.  These monographs include a general introduction on corporations and partnerships followed by specialized chapters on the public company, private limited liability, validity requirements for all partnerships, and dissolution of the partnership.  A more detailed Table of Contents follows:

Table of Contents
The Authors
List of Abbreviations
Chapter 1. The General Background of the Country
Chapter 2. The Historical Background of Corporations
and Partnerships
Chapter 3. Definitions, Notions, Structure of Corporations
and Partnerships
Chapter 4. Sources and Hierarchy of the Law on
Corporations and Partnerships
Chapter 5. International Private Law
Chapter 6. The Labour Law Connection: Co-determination,
Corporate Structure and Language Used in
the Enterprise
Selected Bibliography
Part I. Corporations
Chapter 1. The Public Company Limited by Shares (Naamloze
Vennootschap/Société Anonyme (hereafter ‘SA’) )
Chapter 2. Private Limited Liability Company (Besloten
Vennootschap met Beperkte Aansprakelijkheid/
Société Privée à Responsabilité Limitée
(hereafter SPRL) )
Part II. Partnerships
Chapter 1. Overview of the Different Forms of Partnerships
Chapter 2. Validity Requirements for All Partnerships
Chapter 3. Management and Representation
Chapter 4. Capital and Share in Partnerships
Chapter 5. Dissolution of the Partnership
Chapter 6. Taxation of Partnerships

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