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Author McLaren, John, 1950-

Title Law of investments / John McLaren, Melissa Simpson, Mary Toohey
Edition Second edition
Published Pyrmont, N.S.W. : Lawbook Co., 2008

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Description xxxviii, 536 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents 1. Introduction to investments and the law -- 2. Common law framework for market participants -- 3. Regulation of the financial services industry: Corporations Act chapter 7 -- 4. Conduct and disclosure in the investment advisory process -- 5. Investor protection and dispute resolution -- 6. Managed investment schemes -- 7. Investment in real property -- 8. The nature of investing in a company -- 9. Members' rights -- 10. Insider trading: using inside information -- 11. Funding company operations -- 12. Corporate governance -- 13. Takeovers -- 14. Corporate insolvency -- 15. Bankruptcy -- 16. Financial consequences of death and relationship breakdown -- 17. Superannuation -- 18. Social security benefits and the investor -- 19. Legislative and administrative framework -- 20. Taxation of investments -- 21. Goods and Services Tax and investments -- 22. Structure of investment activity -- 23. Taxation of participants in the investment industry -- 24. Foreign investment into and out of Australia
Summary Law of Investments brings together legal principles in relation to various investments, including equities, derivatives, shares and property. It also explains the relevant taxation laws attracted by various investments and analyses the application of taxation law to participants in the investment industry. The new edition has been significantly revised and expanded, including brand new chapters on corporate governance and directors' duties, corporate insolvency, insider trading and superannuation
Notes Previous ed.: 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Investments -- Law and legislation -- Australia.
Author Naylor, Melissa, 1973-
Toohey, Mary.
LC no. 2008378726
ISBN 9780455224268 (paperback)