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Nathan & Goldfarb’s Company Meetings for Share Capital and Non-Share Capital Corporations, 12th Edition

This book is an essential guide to effectively managing corporate governance issues at meetings of directors, shareholders and members.
Publication Language: English
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Softcover | 466 pages

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780433502234

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Effectively manage corporate governance issues at meetings of directors, shareholders and members.
Now in its 12th edition, the newly retitled Nathan & Goldfarb’s Company Meetings for Share Capital and Non-Share Capital Corporations discusses the rules of procedure specific to meetings of directors, shareholders, and members for share capital and non-share capital corporations.

Features of This Book

  • A one-of-a kind publication designed specifically for meetings of directors, shareholders and members with authoritative legal references, written by industry expert Hartley R. Nathan, Q.C., and not-for-profit law expert Clifford S. Goldfarb, LL.M.
  • Strategy tips throughout enabling chairs and directors and those advising them to better deal with contentious situations
  • Contains the most up-to-date Canadian cases as well as representative British, Australian, and American cases, plus case updates to older classic English and Canadian cases
  • Useful appendices containing by-laws for the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) and the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (CNCA), additional by-laws, table of concordance of statutory sections relating to meetings, and the latest version of the proxy protocol
  • Glossary of key terms
  • Rules of order which are easy-to-read and locate
  • Previous editions have been cited by the Courts in business and not-for-profit corporation cases

What’s New in This Edition

  • Updated forms and tables, including Table of Concordance of Statutory Sections Relating to Meetings and Proxy Protocol
  • Updated chapter on Condo Corporations discussing new legislative meeting requirements and case law
  • Up-to-date content on the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA)

Who Should Read This Book?
Nathan & Goldfarb’s Company Meetings for Share Capital and Non-Share Capital Corporations, 12th Edition is a handy guide for the chairman and secretary of a meeting, members of the board, shareholders and members, whether it be a public, private, not-for-profit or condo board or the solicitor advising them.

 

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Table of contents

Preface
List of Texts
Glossary
Introduction

Part I: Rules of Order
Chapter 1: Meetings of Shareholders and Members
Chapter 2: Meetings of Directors
Chapter 3: Notice of Meetings of Shareholders and Members
Chapter 4: Organization of Meetings of Shareholders and Members
Chapter 5: Elections and Appointments
Chapter 6: Motions and Resolutions
Chapter 7: Discussion
Chapter 8: Voting at Shareholders’ and Members’ Meetings
Chapter 9: Closing the Meeting
Chapter 10: Minutes
Chapter 11: Proxies
Chapter 12: How to Conduct a Proxy Contest
Chapter 13: Condominium Board and Unit Owners Meetings

Part II: Forms

Part III: Appendices
Appendix 1: CBCA By-Law
Appendix 2: CNCA By-Law
Appendix 3: Additional By-law Clauses
Appendix 4: Table of Concordance of Statutory Sections Relating to Meetings
Appendix 5: Table of Statutes Relating to Incorporation of Non-Share Capital Corporations
Appendix 6: Motions in Order of Precedence and Their Characteristics
Appendix 7: Proxy Protocol
Appendix 8: Protocol Regarding Conduct of the Meeting

Table of Cases
Topical Index