Hewitt on Joint Ventures - 6th Edition

Hewitt on Joint Ventures - 6th Edition

Ian Hewitt, Simon Howley, James Parkes


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Date: 21/10/2016

Code: 9780414034068

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM


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Hewitt on Joint Ventures 6th edition examines transactions where two or more existing
companies agree to establish and participate in a common enterprise or business- related activity.
It identifies the principal issues raised by a range of transactions, sets out the relevant
background law and suggests ways of dealing with issues that arise.
Hewitt on Joint Ventures is written in a clear and practical way covering a range of specialist
areas of law affecting joint ventures alongside useful checklists and precedents. To provide
detailed commercial guidance whilst being tailored for the practitioner.
Main features:
  • Comprehensive overview of the essential principles of insurance law in the United Kingdom.
  • Provides in-depth examination of all aspects of joint ventures and a range of collaborative relationships
  • Covers the practicalities involved in the drafting, negotiating and setting up of joint ventures
  • Guides you through the planning stages of a joint venture or alliance
  • Identifies and examines the principal issues raised by an array of transactions, including:
  • Capital and funding; Governance and management; Minority investment and protection; Deadlock and
  • breakdown; Duties between joint venture parties; Transfers of shares; Exit termination and change;
  • Disputes – mediation, litigation and arbitration
  • Sets out the relevant legal background
  • Includes a range of precedents and checklists, which also feature on a CD-rom for ease of use
  • Recognizes the international nature of many JV agreements
  • Guides the reader through complex and specialist areas of a JV, with chapter by chapter coverage of Tax planning; Competition and regulatory controls, IP and technology, Employment and Accounting
New to this edition:
Hewitt covers up-to-date reference to important case law in recent years affecting joint ventures,
including case law developments regarding:
  • Good faith obligations
  • Default provisions and law of penalties
  • Transfers of shares in alleged breach of pre-emption rights
  • The duties of directors of joint venture companies
  • The duties of directors of joint venture companies

Please note: This is an international title and will be sent directly from its publisher. Please allow 3 -4 weeks for delivery.