Julian Maitland-Walker


3rd ed.


ΕΚΔΟΤΗΣSweet & Maxwell

Make the Guide to European Company Laws your first source for authoritative, reliable guidance on company law matters in the EU. This text ensures you are able to cross any borders into successful practice in European company law.

Provides a comprehensive coverage of company law for all EU countries
Explains and discusses the general principles of European company law succinctly
Outlines the corporate structures in Europe giving you a first point of reference before seeking out specialist advice
Provides information in a clear country-by-country template and quality English translations, enabling you to quickly grasp another country’s legal framework
Includes comparative commentary of the 27 EU countries and 3 EEA countries
Provides a review of the principle types of business organisation in each jurisdiction enabling you to advise companies in every EU country
Examines the requirements of incorporation for each jurisdiction, clarifying the rules for forming companies as they apply in each country
Includes the major reforms in company law within all the European jurisdictions so you are fully briefed on new developments
Provides advice on how to approach setting up subsidiaries and branches in new regions
Looks at the financial and legal impacts of company expansion into new European jurisdictions
Provides details of the Company Law Act 2006 and its significance in relation to European law
Discusses the role of the European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) in cross-border cooperation
Includes a separate chapter on the impact of EC law on the harmonisation of company law in the member states