Aspen Publishing

Cases and Materials on Corporations and Other Business Entities: A Practical Approach

Lee A. Harris


  • ISBN: 9780735596368

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    A practical approach to Corporations featuring carefully edited cases, intriguing notes and questions, and exercises drawn from actual cases to create a practical and skills-driven approach to the study of the legal principles of business.

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    Page Count 720
    Published 07/06/2011
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    Chapter 1: Agency

    Chapter 2: General Partnerships

    Chapter 3: Limited Partnerships

    Chapter 4: Limited Liability Companies

    Chapter 5: Corporation Formation

    Chapter 6: Duty of Care

    Chapter 7: Exceptions to Business Judgment Rule

    Chapter 8: Duty of Loyalty

    Chapter 9: Shareholder Liability & Rights

    Chapter 10: Basic Securities Fraud & Class Actions

    Chapter 11: Shareholder Derivative Litigation

    Chapter 12: Insider Trading

    Chapter 13: Proxy System

    Chapter 14: Introduction to Mergers & Acquisitions

    Chapter 15: Defensive Measures

  • Author Information

    Lee Harris

    Lee Harris has been a member of the Memphis faculty since 2005. He teaches Contracts, Corporations, and Mergers & Acquisitions. He writes about the various ways investors influence the firm. His work has been selected for presentation at the Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum and featured in prominent media outlets, like The Economist magazine. In addition to his appointment at Memphis, Harris has held visiting appointments at the George Washington School of Law in Washington DC and the Grenoble Ecole de Management in France. Prior to coming to Memphis, Professor Harris worked at Baker Donelson, a large corporate law firm. He has also held teaching fellowships in the Economics Department at Yale University and at Yale Law School. Professor Harris graduated from Yale Law School and Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. He has also been a visiting student at the London School of Economics.

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