Author: Luke Thomas
Published: June 2017 | ISBN: 9781860727061
This official ICSA study text has been created to support the Corporate Secretarial Practice module in the ICSA qualifying programme. The text introduces the essential knowledge and skills used by corporate secretarial function in large-scale organisations. It provides an overview on everything Chartered Secretaries need to know about statutory requirements and best practice and how they are implemented and applied to underpin good governance, irrespective of the operating context.
Presented in a practical and accessible style, this study text incorporates a number of features to support learning:
The text provides an excellent guide for students, but is also a handy reference for anyone tasked with company law compliance and company secretarial practice.
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Part One: The company secretary, directors and members
1. The role of the company secretary
2. The directors
3. The members
Part Two: Compliance
4. Company formation
5. Company constitution
6. Regulation of listed companies
7. Insolvency, winding up and dissolution
Part Three: Regulation and disclosure
8. The regulators and disclosure
9. Members’ meetings and resolutions
10. Board meetings and committees
11. Annual report and accounts, and auditors
Part Four: Shares
12. Shares and share capital
13. Share registration
15. Employee share schemes