This book focuses upon the processes by which new business organization forms have developed in the US, UK, and continental Europe. Part I addresses the theoretical developments in partnership and close corporation law. In Part II, the contributors offer insights into the forces shaping the evolution of partnership-type business forms in the US, UK, and several European jurisdictions, and Part III provides detailed analyses of the Limited Liability Company (LLC), Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), the European Private Company, and the Dutch partnership form.
Keywords: new business, partnership, close corporation law, evolution of partnership, European jurisdictions, LLC, LLP, Limited Liability Company, Limited Liability Partnership, European Private Company
|Print publication date: 2004||Print ISBN-13: 9780199264353|
|Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2010||DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264353.001.0001|