Sunday, February 3, 2013

What is corporate law?

What is corporate law? This is a question I get asked a lot. Corporate law and practice corporate law may refer to the following:

1. Corporate, company law compliance, including general mand board eetings, forms and elections of directors.

2. Transactional law:  Agreements, documentation, licenses, policies. A transactional lawyer may be involved in IPO offerings, floating bonds and securities etc.

3. Regulatory complaince: In specific fields of business - such as telecommunications- a corporate lawyer may undertake compliance with regulatory policies of that field.

4. Coporate commercial litigation: This can be litigation in the field of company law, competition law or banking law.

5. Legal advice: Legal opinions and advice in matters pertaining to the aforesaid.

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