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Liability of corporate officers and directors

William E. Knepper

Liability of corporate officers and directors

by William E. Knepper

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Published by Michie Co. in Charlottesville, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Directors of corporations -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby William E. Knepper and Dan A. Bailey.
      ContributionsBailey, Dan A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF1423 .K58 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1444516M
      ISBN 10155834103X
      LC Control Number93080500
      OCLC/WorldCa29603112

      This reference offers information needed to avoid legal action. it provides in-depth-analysis of all aspects of director and officer liability, indemnification, D & O liability insurance and insurance alternatives. It directs the reader to hundreds of important court decisions and statutes, and includes D & O policy forms and specimen documents, and checklists. Boards of directors play critical roles in the successful operation of banks. The OCC recognizes the challenges facing bank directors. The Director’s Book: Role of Directors for National Banks and Federal Savings Associations helps directors fulfill their responsibilities in a prudent manner. This book provides an overview of the OCC, outlines directors’ responsibilities as well as.

      This all new second edition of Law of Corporate Officers and Directors: Indemnification and Insurance has been rewritten, reorganized, modernized, and consolidated by its new author, an attorney specializing in the field of director and officer liability insurance and indemnification. The second edition provides a comprehensive, concise, and authoritative analysis of the law of . What a corporate records book is and why it is important to maintain records, along with tips on what to include, and more. to show that the corporation is a separate entity and to maintain the corporate shield from liability. Responsibilities of Corporate Board Officers.

      Policies cover the personal liability of company directors but also the reimbursement of the insured company in case it has paid the claim of a third party on behalf of its managers in order to protect them. Coverage is usually for current, future and past directors and officers of a company and its subsidiaries. LIABILITY OF CORPORATE DIRECTORS. By: Daniel P. Simpson. All corporations share the same basic structure: they are owned by the stockholders who elect the directors who manage the corporation by appointing officers, including a President, who actually run the business.


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