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The Resource Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law : The Search for a New Corporate Personality

Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law : The Search for a New Corporate Personality

Label
Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law : The Search for a New Corporate Personality
Title
Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law
Title remainder
The Search for a New Corporate Personality
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blumberg, Phillip I
Dewey number
  • 346.0668
  • 346.73066347.30666
LC call number
KF1419 -- .B58 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporation law
  • Electronic books. -- local
  • International business enterprises -- Law and legislation -- United States
  • International business enterprises -- Law and legislation
Label
Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law : The Search for a New Corporate Personality
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- I. Historical Development -- 1. The Emergence of the Corporation as a Legal Unit and the Rise of Limited Liability -- The Corporation as a Legal Unit -- The Emergence of Limited Liability in English Corporations -- Limited Liability in the United States -- English Joint Stock Companies and the Struggle over Limited Liability -- Limited Liability in the Civil Law -- Summary -- 2. The Corporate Personality in the Courts -- Jurisprudence and the Corporate Personality -- Competing Theories of the Corporation -- Constitutional Applications -- Statutory Construction -- Summary -- 3. The Emergence of Corporate Groups -- Corporate Power to Acquire and Hold Stock of Another Corporation -- The Emergence of Corporate Groups -- Corporate Groups and Limited Liability -- Corporate Groups and the Regulation of Business Activity -- II. Entity or Enterprise in Dealing with Corporate Groups: The American Judicial and Statutory Response -- 4. Early Judicial Attempts to Adapt Entity Law to the New Economy of Corporate Groups -- Disregard of the Corporate Entity -- Corporate Groups in the Courts -- Railroad Litigation and the Beginnings of Enterprise Law -- Conceptual Problems in the Disregard of the Corporate Entity -- Adaptation of the "Alter Ego" Concept -- "Piercing the Veil Jurisprudence" -- 5. The Increasing Acceptance of Enterprise Principles -- Development of Enterprise Law: General -- Liberalized "Piercing the Veil Jurisprudence" -- The Supreme Court and Enterprise Principles -- Statutory Law -- Judicial Procedure -- Bankruptcy -- The Different Faces of Enterprise Law -- 6. Economic Dimensions: The Role of Limited Liability -- Limited Liability for Whom: Public Shareholders or Constituent Companies of the Group? -- The Perceived Advantages of Limited Liability -- Undesirable Consequences of Limited Liability -- Limited Liability and Insurance
  • Limited Liability and Corporate Groups -- Special Problems Presented by Corporate Structure -- Inapplicability of Market Analysis to Statutory Law -- Summary -- III. World Dimensions -- 7. European and British Commonwealth Experience with Enterprise Law -- The United Kingdom -- The British Commonwealth -- Continental Europe -- Summary -- 8. National Law and Multinational Business: Enterprise Law and Extraterritoriality -- International Law -- Home Country Extraterritoriality in the United States -- Host Country Extraterritoriality -- Foreign Enforcement or Recognition of Host Country Judgments -- Other Applications of Extraterritoriality -- Assertion of Jurisdiction to Adjudicate Over Foreign Affiliates -- Economic Limitations to National Legal Policy -- Summary -- IV. Jurisprudential Implications -- 9. Legal Rights, Legal Responsibilities, and Recognition of the Legal Unit: Individuals and Physical Objects -- Legal Units, Legal Attributes, and Legal Personality -- Legislative and Judicial Recognition of Legal Units -- Individuals -- Maritime Vessels and Other Physical Objects -- 10. Legal Rights, Legal Responsibilities, and Recognition of the Legal Unit: Organizations -- Partnerships and Associations -- Statutory Creation of Novel Legal Units -- Government Agencies -- Corporations -- 11. The Jurisprudence of Enterprise Law -- The Traditional Legal Entity and the Economic Entity No Longer Match -- Enterprise Law as the Recognition of the Economic Entity as the Legal Unit -- Enterprise Law as the Imposition of Derivative Liability -- Enterprise Law as a Form of Agency Law -- Enterprise Law as a Partial Elimination of Limited Liability -- Enterprise Law as a Form of "Privity" -- Enterprise Law, Economic Interrelationship, and Relational Law -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Table of Cases -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L
  • M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC273053
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601298355
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC273053
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL273053
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10278515
  • (OCoLC)65221463
Label
Multinational Challenge to Corporation Law : The Search for a New Corporate Personality
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents -- I. Historical Development -- 1. The Emergence of the Corporation as a Legal Unit and the Rise of Limited Liability -- The Corporation as a Legal Unit -- The Emergence of Limited Liability in English Corporations -- Limited Liability in the United States -- English Joint Stock Companies and the Struggle over Limited Liability -- Limited Liability in the Civil Law -- Summary -- 2. The Corporate Personality in the Courts -- Jurisprudence and the Corporate Personality -- Competing Theories of the Corporation -- Constitutional Applications -- Statutory Construction -- Summary -- 3. The Emergence of Corporate Groups -- Corporate Power to Acquire and Hold Stock of Another Corporation -- The Emergence of Corporate Groups -- Corporate Groups and Limited Liability -- Corporate Groups and the Regulation of Business Activity -- II. Entity or Enterprise in Dealing with Corporate Groups: The American Judicial and Statutory Response -- 4. Early Judicial Attempts to Adapt Entity Law to the New Economy of Corporate Groups -- Disregard of the Corporate Entity -- Corporate Groups in the Courts -- Railroad Litigation and the Beginnings of Enterprise Law -- Conceptual Problems in the Disregard of the Corporate Entity -- Adaptation of the "Alter Ego" Concept -- "Piercing the Veil Jurisprudence" -- 5. The Increasing Acceptance of Enterprise Principles -- Development of Enterprise Law: General -- Liberalized "Piercing the Veil Jurisprudence" -- The Supreme Court and Enterprise Principles -- Statutory Law -- Judicial Procedure -- Bankruptcy -- The Different Faces of Enterprise Law -- 6. Economic Dimensions: The Role of Limited Liability -- Limited Liability for Whom: Public Shareholders or Constituent Companies of the Group? -- The Perceived Advantages of Limited Liability -- Undesirable Consequences of Limited Liability -- Limited Liability and Insurance
  • Limited Liability and Corporate Groups -- Special Problems Presented by Corporate Structure -- Inapplicability of Market Analysis to Statutory Law -- Summary -- III. World Dimensions -- 7. European and British Commonwealth Experience with Enterprise Law -- The United Kingdom -- The British Commonwealth -- Continental Europe -- Summary -- 8. National Law and Multinational Business: Enterprise Law and Extraterritoriality -- International Law -- Home Country Extraterritoriality in the United States -- Host Country Extraterritoriality -- Foreign Enforcement or Recognition of Host Country Judgments -- Other Applications of Extraterritoriality -- Assertion of Jurisdiction to Adjudicate Over Foreign Affiliates -- Economic Limitations to National Legal Policy -- Summary -- IV. Jurisprudential Implications -- 9. Legal Rights, Legal Responsibilities, and Recognition of the Legal Unit: Individuals and Physical Objects -- Legal Units, Legal Attributes, and Legal Personality -- Legislative and Judicial Recognition of Legal Units -- Individuals -- Maritime Vessels and Other Physical Objects -- 10. Legal Rights, Legal Responsibilities, and Recognition of the Legal Unit: Organizations -- Partnerships and Associations -- Statutory Creation of Novel Legal Units -- Government Agencies -- Corporations -- 11. The Jurisprudence of Enterprise Law -- The Traditional Legal Entity and the Economic Entity No Longer Match -- Enterprise Law as the Recognition of the Economic Entity as the Legal Unit -- Enterprise Law as the Imposition of Derivative Liability -- Enterprise Law as a Form of Agency Law -- Enterprise Law as a Partial Elimination of Limited Liability -- Enterprise Law as a Form of "Privity" -- Enterprise Law, Economic Interrelationship, and Relational Law -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Table of Cases -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L
  • M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC273053
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601298355
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC273053
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL273053
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10278515
  • (OCoLC)65221463

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