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Corporate Law
An overview of corporate governance.
# 153080 | 2,162 words | 6 sources | APA | 2013 | US
Published on May 02, 2013 in Law (Business) , Law (Company)

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This paper looks at the laws that govern shareholder activities, and the importance of corporate governance. It goes on to explains how it is structured to ensure the appropriate and comprehensive disclosure of information.

Delineation of Governance Rules and Responsibilities
The many faces of Corporate Governance
Icarus and American Corporate Regulation
Issues of Corporate Governance

From the Paper:

Shareholder activism labors have been aided by the elimination of regulatory and technical obstructions to communication and organization amid shareholders. Large institutional shareholders have arisen with the will and ability to utilize their say and ballot aggressively. Additionally, the appearance of prominent alternate advisory firms has aided in the organization of shareholder activism. In general, shareholder commitment offers the occasion for surmounting cooperative option troubles and balanced indifference in favor of significant shareholder supervision. Significant shareholder supervision, as with board supervision of administration necessitates, the function of organization specific conclusion and contemplation of the interests of the business and its complete shareholding entity. Experts believe that in order for change to take place the customary explanation of different roles and tasks of shareholders and boards of directors in the contemporary public business, as developed principally by way of state corporate law. Shareholders and boards of US public businesses have become more and more lively and occupied in their functions. In general, this augmented engagement has been optimistic development and is reliable with the conventional division in roles and tasks (Delineation of Governance Rules and Responsibilities, 2009).''

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Archer, Dennis W. (). The Many Faces of Corporate Governance. Delineation of Governance Rules and Responsibilities. (2009). The Business Lawyer, 65, p.
  • McDonough, William J. (2002). Issues in Corporate Governance. Retrieved December 14, 2010, from Web site:
  • Selected Issues in Corporate Governance: Regional and Country Experiences. (2003). Retrieved December 14, 2010, from Web site:
  • Skeel, David A. (2005). Icarus and American Corporate Regulation. The Business Lawyer, 61, p. 155-177.
  • Sompayrac, Joanie. (2010). Corporate Governance. Retrieved December 14, 2010, from Web site: Governance.html

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