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LAW 210 Company Law & Bankruptcy : Reading list

LAW 210 Company Law and Bankruptcy

Department: Bachelor of Law

Module Description: This module illustrates the several types of commercial companies, their establishments, characteristics, rights and liability of directors, partners/shareholders, governance and financing, merger and takeover, distributions and capital maintenance; Public disclosure & market regulation. It also discusses insolvency and bankruptcy.

Module texts

The module coordinator will provide students with mandatory texts on UAE Law, prepared purposefully for this particular module.

  • Paul Davis & Sarah Worthington, Gower: Principles of Modern Company Law, (11th ed., Sweet & Maxwell, 2021) Purchase eBook

  • Derek French, Mayson, French & Ryan on Company Law, (38th ed., Oxford UP, 2023) Purchase eBook

  • Vanessa Finch, David Milman and Sandra Frisby, Corporate Insolvency Law: Perspectives & Principles, 3rd ed. (Cambridge University Press, 2017) Purchase eBook

  • International Business Publications, United Arab Emirates Insolvency (Bankruptcy) Law (Int'l Business Publications, 2015)

Recommended readings

  • Mallin, Corporate Governance (5th ed., Oxford UP, 2015)

  • Dubai Economic Council, Adrian Cohen & Tarek Haijiri, Global Insolvency and Bankruptcy Practice for Sustainable Economic Development: General Principles and Approaches in the UAE, 1st ed. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)

  • Sarah Worthington, Sealy & Worthington's Text, Cases, and Materials in Company Law (12th ed., Oxford UP, 2022)

  • Brenda Hannigan, Company Law, 6th ed. (Oxford University Press, 2021)

  • Alastair Hudson and Sandra Frisby, Charlesworth's Company Law, 18th ed. (Sweet & Maxwell, 2010)

  • Mathias M. Siems and David Cabrelli, Comparative Company Law (2nd edn Hart Publishing, 2020)

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