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  • The World's Funniest Lawyer Jokes

    A Caseload of Jurisprudential Jest

    by Steven D. Price

    What is it about lawyers that has made them the butt of hundreds and hundreds of jokes over the centuries? Whatever the reason, everyone—including lawyers and judges themselves—has laughed at attorney-aimed humor. Now here is the best and most recent collection of jokes, anecdotes, quotations, and proverbs that poke fun (. . . and malice) at the legal profession. In summation, you must find The ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Contemporary Australian Corporate Law

    by Peta Spender and 3 more

    Contemporary Australian Corporate Law provides an authoritative, contextual and critical analysis of Australian corporate and financial markets law, designed to engage today's LL.B. and JD students. Written by leading corporate law scholars, the text provides a number of features including: a well-structured presentation of topics for Australian corporate law courses, consistent application of ... Read more

    $100.97 AUD

  • Start Your Own Medical Practice

    A Guide to All the Things They Don't Teach You in Medical School about Starting Your Own Practice

    by Marlene Coleman and 1 more

    After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to do it on your own.Running a profitable business takes more than just being a great doctor. Start Your Own Medical Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great doctor and a successful business owner.Whether you are looking to open a single practice office or wanting to go into partnership with other ... Read more

    $30.79 AUD

  • Australian Commercial Law

    by Dilan Thampapillai and 3 more

    Australian Commercial Law offers a concise yet comprehensive introduction to commercial law in Australia. The textbook provides a thorough and detailed discussion of a variety of topics in commercial law such as agency, bailment, the sale of goods, the transfer of property and the Personal Property Securities Act. The book also offers a detailed overview of topics within the Australian Consumer ... Read more

    $88.87 AUD

  • The Great Multinational Tax Rort

    how we’re all being robbed

    by Martin Feil

    Enough is enoughIn 2011, Amazon paid an effective tax rate of 0.5 per cent on its UK earnings of £3.35 billion.In 2013–14, Apple Australia paid around $80 million in income tax on revenue of over $6 billion.Multinational corporations have avoided trillions of dollars of tax over the past 25 years. Tax avoidance is legal, but its massive abuse by multinationals has had a devastating effect on ... Read more

    $28.04 AUD

  • The Public Company Handbook: A Corporate Governance and Disclosure Guide for Directors and Executives

    by Stewart Landefeld and 4 more

    The Public Company Handbook: A Corporate Governance and Disclosure Guide for Directors and Executives (5th edition) written by Perkins Coie lawyers, is a “plain English” guide for directors, officers and other executives seeking to familiarize themselves with legal and other board and management issues facing public or soon-to-be-public companies. This guide incorporates changes to SEC, NYSE, ... Read more

    Free

  • Competition is Killing Us

    How Big Business is Harming Our Society and Planet - and What To Do About It

    by Michelle Meagher

    We live in the age of big companies where rising levels of power are concentrated in the hands of a few. Yet no government or organisation has the power to regulate these titans and hold them to account. We need big companies to share their power and we, the people of the world, need to reclaim it.In Competition is Killing Us, top business and competition lawyer Michelle Meagher establishes a new ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Start Your Own Corporation

    Why the Rich Own Their Own Companies and Everyone Else Works for Them

    by Garrett Sutton

    We live in a highly litigious world. As you live your life you must keep your guard up. As you grow your wealth you must protect it. For those who don’t predators await, and their attorneys will use every trick in the toolbox to get at - whether large or small-your unprotected assets.Start Your Own Corporation educates you on an action plan to protect your life’s gains. Corporate attorney and best ... Read more

    $22.76 AUD

  • Capitalism: A Crime Story

    by Harry Glasbeek

    A mugger to a stranger, “Give me your wallet or I will beat you to pulp!” It is a crime.An employer says to a worker: “Adding lung-saving ventilation will reduce my profit. Give me back some of your wages and I will let you keep your lungs!” This is not a crime.Our assumptions about the world condition us to see these situations as legally different from one another. But what if we, the critics of ... Read more

    $17.26 AUD

  • Eat What You Kill

    The Fall of a Wall Street Lawyer

    by Milton C (Jr.) Regan

    "A wonderful character study of someone whose cognitive dissonance ('I am brilliant, therefore I must be doing everything correctly') led directly to his downfall. Students would do well to read this book before venturing forth into a large firm, a small firm, or any pressure-cooker environment."-Nancy Rapoport, University of Houston Law Center"Eat What You Kill is gripping and well written. . . . ... Read more

    $35.63 AUD

  • Corporate Obligations under International Law

    by Markos Karavias

    series Oxford Monographs in International Law
    This book examines the extent to which international law places obligations directly on corporate entities. It is often argued that corporations are bound by, inter alia, the same human rights and environmental obligations that states have. This book examines the source of these supposed obligations in treaty law, international custom, and in internationalized contracts, to determine whether they ... Read more

    $165.87 AUD

  • Run Your Own Corporation

    How to Legally Operate and Properly Maintain Your Company Into the Future

    by Garrett Sutton

    “I’ve set up my corporation. Now what do I do?”All too often business owners and real estate investors are asking this question. They have formed their protective entity – be it a corporation, LLC or LP – and don’t know what to do next.“Run Your Own Corporation” provides the solution to this very common dilemma. Breaking down the requirements chronologically (ie the first day, first quarter, first ... Read more

    $25.18 AUD

  • Principles of Contemporary Corporate Governance

    by Jean Jacques Du Plessis and 3 more

    Now in its third edition, Principles of Contemporary Corporate Governance offers comprehensive coverage of the key topics and emerging themes in corporate governance in the private sector. It explains both the principles of corporate governance systems and their real-world application in an authoritative and engaging manner. This fully updated edition includes a new chapter on shareholder activism ... Read more

    $79.52 AUD

  • Understanding Institutional Shareholder Activism

    A Comparative Study of the UK and China

    by Bo Gong

    series Routledge Research in Corporate Law
    Institutional shareholder participation has long been considered as vital to good corporate governance yet its potential does not seem to have been realized. The recent banking crisis exposed the passivity of some institutional shareholders, many of whom appear to have chosen to sell their stakes in the banks rather than intervene or challenge the board when they realized the strategies followed ... Read more

    $69.73 AUD

  • Enhancing Firm Sustainability Through Governance

    The Relational Corporate Governance Approach

    by Francesco de Zwart

    This important book presents a fresh perspective on corporate governance and how the relationship between governance mechanisms, processes and variables should be understood through a new unifying theory: the relational corporate governance approach. The approach acts as a tool for analysing the governance health of individual companies and suggests the actions required to remedy sub-optimal ... Read more

    $55.32 AUD

  • La gran estafa de la felicidad

    by Jorge Yamamoto

    Los estudios señalan que la riqueza como meta de vida lleva al vacío emocional. Para combatirlo, se erige a la felicidad como fin último; sin embargo, eso produce paradójicamente más infelicidad.Y es que la felicidad no es un fin, sino una emoción que denota el desarrollo de la persona; y la infelicidad, su contraparte, una que alerta de situaciones que la amenazan.Por ello, concebir la felicidad ... Read more

    $9.90 AUD

  • Business Law Basics: A Legal Handbook for Online Entrepreneurs and Startup Businesses

    by James Hart

    Business Law Basics is an entry-level legal handbook for online entrepreneurs and startup businesses. Written by intellectual property and trademark lawyer James Hart, “BLB” begins with the stories of Fred and Sally, two e-commerce entrepreneurs with entrepreneurial dreams to break free from their 9-5 jobs. Fred’s story ends in bankruptcy and illustrates many of the mistakes that the author has ... Read more

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  • Corporations and Criminal Responsibility

    by Celia Wells

    series Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law and Justice
    Contemporary concern about technological hazards posed by business enterprises has intensified interest in the criminality of corporations. Incorporating ideas from a wide range of literature, the book argues that there is no magic answer to corporate power, to issues of personal safety and their inter-relationship with criminal law and justice. The attention paid to corporate criminal liability ... Read more

    $100.97 AUD

  • Understanding Company Law

    by Alastair Hudson

    Understanding Company Law is a lively introduction to the key principles of the Companies Act 2006 and modern company law. It takes a unique approach to the subject, which also encompasses the important and growing fields of securities regulation, corporate governance and corporate social responsibility.This book covers all of the key topics that a student reader will encounter in any company law ... Read more

    $58.95 AUD

  • US-amerikanisches Gesellschaftsrecht

    Handbuch

    by Hanno Merkt

    series Wirtschaftsrecht international
    Das Standardwerk zum US-amerikanischen Gesellschaftsrecht erscheint acht Jahre nach der zweiten Auflage aktualisiert und vollständig überarbeitet. Das Werk filtert aus der gewaltigen Materialfülle des Rechts der 50 Einzelstaaten sowie des Bundesrechts der USA die tragenden Grundsätze des Gesellschafts- und insbesondere des Kapitalgesellschaftsrechts heraus und bietet Wissenschaftlern wie ... Read more

    $349.99 AUD

  • Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment in Private Equity

    by Simon Witney

    series International Corporate Law and Financial Market Regulation
    Private equity-backed companies are ubiquitous and economically significant. Consequently, the corporate governance of these companies matters to all of us, and – not surprisingly – is coming under increasing scrutiny. Simon Witney, a practicing private equity lawyer, positions private equity portfolio companies within existing academic theory and examines the laws that apply to them in the UK. He ... Read more

    $120.66 AUD

  • Re-Imagining Offshore Finance

    Market-Dominant Small Jurisdictions in a Globalizing Financial World

    by Christopher M. Bruner

    Small jurisdictions have become significant players in cross-border corporate and financial services. Their nature, legal status, and market roles, however, remain under-theorized. Lacking a sufficiently nuanced framework to describe their functions in cross-border finance - and the peculiar strengths of those achieving global dominance in the marketplace - it remains impossible to evaluate their ... Read more

    $56.75 AUD

  • Directors' Decisions and the Law

    Promoting Success

    by Alice Belcher

    series Routledge Research in Corporate Law
    Directors are key decision-makers in any organisation, whether it is in the public sector, a family business or a transnational company. The UK Companies Act 2006 codified directors’ duties for the first time and describes the director as the ‘most likely to promote the success of the company for the benefit of its members as a whole’.This book addresses key tensions and problems involved in the ... Read more

    $76.77 AUD

  • Comparative Corporate Governance

    A Functional and International Analysis

    by Andreas M. Fleckner and 1 more

    series International Corporate Law and Financial Market Regulation
    The business corporation is one of the greatest organizational inventions, but it creates risks both for shareholders and for third parties. To mitigate these risks, legislators, judges, and corporate lawyers have tried to learn from foreign experiences and adapt their regulatory regimes to them. In the last three decades, this approach has led to a stream of corporate and capital market law ... Read more

    $283.35 AUD