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- Kill Prop. 211. Rupp, Barry L. // Financial World;10/21/96, Vol. 165 Issue 13, p16
Opposes the enactment of Proposition 211, a Californian ballot initiative that would permit class-action shareholder suits based on a drop in a company's stock price. Impact on the California Corporation Code; Prohibition of companies from indemnifying officers and directors; Concerns by...
- Corporate Reorganizations. Madden, Lisa; Zent, Brenda // Corporate Business Taxation Monthly;Apr2003, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p39
Examines cross-chain section 304 stock sales in the U.S. Provisions under section 304; Reference to a lawsuit Merrill Lynch & Co. v. Commissioner; Significance of final section 1041 in the regulation.
- Partner's service company shares. Greene, Chris; Maddalena, Christina // Accountancy;Sep95, Vol. 116 Issue 1225, p115
Reports on the ruling in the British case `Durrant v IRC,' that shares in service company are ineligible for retirement relief by a Special Commissioner.' Facts and issue of the case.
- Regs on common parent stock. // Practical Accountant;May96, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p20
Focuses on how regulations 'TD 8660' impact on stock of the common parent of a consolidated group. Information concerning losses or gains on dispositions; Transactions occuring on or after July 12 1995.
- Zimbabwe's government is preparing a law that would allow it to seize controlling stakes in companies. // African Business News;4/25/2013, p14
The article reports on a law being prepared by the government of Zimbabwe to seize controlling stakes in companies.
- Strong medicine for the markets. Mayer, M. // U.S. News & World Report;11/2/87, Vol. 103 Issue 18, p34
Opinion. Our stock market will be much sounder if we stop making equity pay all the taxes. Proposals for making the stock market less vulnerable--changing the systems that link financial institutions, the electronic technologies and our tax codes.
- Morris trust legislation clarified. // Practical Accountant;Jun97, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p20
Reports on the clarification of Section 355 legislation regarding a parent's distribution of subsidiary stock. Joint statement issued by the Chairmen of Congress' tax-writing committees relating to the legislation's clarification.
- Den of Inequity: The Case for Equitable Doctrines in Rule 10b--5 Cases. Leslie, Christopher R. // California Law Review;Dec93, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p1587
In Lampf, Pleva, Lipkind, Prupis & Petigrew v. Gilbertson, the Supreme Court established a three-year statute of repose on all private claims for securities fraud brought under Rule 10b-5 and section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. A statute of repose prevents the operation of...
- Informed trading and the consistent enforcement hypothesis: Evidence from bidï¿½ask spreads in France and Britain. Maisondieu-Laforge, Olivier // Global Finance Journal;Mar2007, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p439
Abstract: This study addresses the issue of continuous legal enforcement on informed trading. Informed trading widens bidï¿½ask spreads. Past studies show that one time enforcement of insider trading laws decreases bidï¿½ask spread, but does not address repeat or continuous enforcement....