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Overview of Major Topics Covered:
Formation of Corporations; Articles of Incorporation; De Jure Corporations; Defective Formation; Bylaws; Pre-Incorporation Contracts; Foreign Corporations; Issuance of Stock; Subscription Agreements; Consideration; Watered Stock Liability; Preemptive Rights; Role of Directors and Officers; Election of Directors; Meetings of the Board; Role of the Board; Directors’ Fiduciary Duties; Liability; Role of Officers; Indemnification; Role of Shareholders; Piercing the Corporate Veil; Derivative Litigation; Voting; Stock Transfer Restrictions; Right to Inspect Company’s Books and Records; Distributions; Fundamental Corporate Changes; Amendment of Articles of Incorporation, Mergers, Sale of Assets; Dissolution; Securities Law; State Law Liabilities; Rule 10b-5; Insider Trading; Federal Anti-Speculation Rule
About the Professor:
After graduating summa cum laude from the University of California, Irvine, Professor Therese Maynard graduated Order of the Coif from the UCLA School of Law. Professor Maynard currently teaches Corporations, Securities Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, and other advanced business law courses at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. She is the author of a leading Mergers and Acquisitions casebook, as well as of many articles on corporate securities law. Professor Maynard is also a national lecturer for BAR/BRI Bar Review.