Treatises, not to be confused with treaties, are book-length expositions on the law as it pertains to a particular subject. Treatises vary in their length and depth of information, but taking the time to find one on your topic will save you valuable time.
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All the books below are in the Reserve Room. Older editions available for checkout can be found at the same call number on the 5th floor.
Call Number: Reserve KF1414 .G48 2010
This treatise is part of the West Hornbook series, intended as a basic guide to corporation law for law students. The author uses a conversational style to discuss topics such as formation, financial structure, governance, duties of directors and officers, securities fraud and regulation, and mergers and acquisitions. The appendix offers tips for researching corporation law on Westlaw. A table of cases is included.
Corporations: Examples and Explanations
Call Number: Reserve KF1414.85 .P35 2012
This study guide covers all aspects of corporations from formation to shareholder voting rights to liquidity rights to fundamental corporate changes. This guide is written for the law student.
The Law of Corporations in a Nutshell
Call Number: Reserve KF1414.3 .H35 2011
This study guide touches on modern business forms, preincorporation transactions, shares and shareholders, and closely held, as well as publically held corporations. An extensive glossary is included.