Contents Insurance : conceptualization and classification -- The marketing of insurance -- Indemnity and insurability -- Persons and interests protected -- The risks transferred -- Rights at variance with insurance policy provisions -- Claims : processes and settlements -- Defending liability claims involving insurance -- Insurance regulation and government sponsorship of insurance
Summary "This treatise explains how certain principles or doctrines such as insurable interests, designation of insurers, and risk transference apply to property, life, liability, or other types of insurance. It also addresses insurance law issues and suggests lines of analysis to consider in order to better evaluate the merits of a claim. Other subjects include conceptualization, classification, marketing, indemnity, insurability, claim processes, and settlements. Also overviews insurance regulation, government sponsorship of insurance, and resolving disputed claims."-- Provided by publisher
"Contents Basic terminology -- Internal matters : rights and duties between principal and agent -- External matters ; rights of third parties -- The law of unincorporated business enterprises
Summary "This comprehensive guide explains the law of agency, partnership, and limited liability companies, and includes numerous references to the Restatement of the Law Third--Agency and the most recent versions of the partnership statutes. The authors seek to provide concise and accurate explanations of fundamental principles in these areas of the law as well as useful applications of those principles." --Publisher"
"Contents Modern forms of business and the importance of agency law -- The corporation in theory and in history -- Formation of corporations -- Pre-incorporation transactions and problems of defective incorporation -- The distribution of powers in a corporation -- Shareholders -- Directors -- Officers -- Fiduciary duties -- Special issues in the close corporation -- Special issues in the public corporation -- Financing the corporation -- Dividends and other distributions -- Potential liability in securities transactions -- Derivative litigation -- Fundamental corporate changes."
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