1. Accessing Resources Off-Campus 1 item
    1. Information about off-campus access

      Webpage  Please click on online resource button on righthand side for advice on accessing library resources and the articles on this list off-campus.

  2. Suggested Texts 41 items
    ALWAYS DOUBLE CHECK YOU HAVE THE LATEST EDITION - This list contains suggested texts and websites for research and reference purposes. You may find it useful to purchase a Company Law textbook - any general Business Law textbook you may already have will usually contain a section on Company Law. NB Page Numbers will NOT be given - you are expected to locate information as part of your skills development
    1. General Reference 3 items
      1. Learning legal skills and reasoning - Sharon Hanson 2016


      2. Principal Legal Databases 2 items
        Interactive guides to making best use of the below are available as part of the Library's My Learning Essentials programme
    2. Company Law 16 items
      1. GOV.UK

        Website  Now the portal for Companies House; Revenue & Customs; Business and Innovation; Competition and Markets Authority; Office of Fair Trading; Financial Conduct Authority etc. NB many of these are a transitional stage so some original hyperlinks may still be used in tandem with the principal website.

      2. International Competition Network

        Website  The ICN provides competition authorities with a specialized yet informal venue for maintaining regular contacts and addressing practical competition concerns. This allows for a dynamic dialogue that serves to build consensus and convergence towards sound competition policy principles across the global antitrust community

      3. The Gazette - Official Public Record

        Website  The Gazette is the UK’s official public record, and is comprised of three publications: The London Gazette (published every weekday), The Belfast Gazette (published on Fridays) and The Edinburgh Gazette (published on Tuesdays and Fridays).

      4. Bourne on company law - Nicholas Bourne 2016


      5. Bourne on company law - Nicholas Bourne 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book  Previous edition available as a MyiLibrary ebook

      6. Bourne on company law - Nicholas Bourne 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book  Previous edition available as a Dawson ebook

      7. Boyle & Birds' company law 2014


      8. Company law - Alan J. Dignam, John P. Lowry 2016


      9. Gower's principles of modern company law - P. L. Davies, Sarah Worthington, Eva Micheler, L. C. B. Gower 2016


      10. Sealy and Worthington's text, cases and materials in company law - Sarah Worthington, L. S. Sealy 2016


      11. Sealy's cases and materials in company law - L. S. Sealy, Sarah Worthington c2010


      12. Company law - Janet Dine, Marios Koutsias 2009


    3. Governance - Websites 8 items
      1. United Nations ESCAP

        Website  The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is the regional development arm of the United Nations for the Asia-Pacific region.

      2. Financial Reporting Council (FRC)

        Website  The Financial Reporting Council promotes high quality corporate governance and reporting to foster investment. It promotes high standards of corporate governance through the UK Corporate Governance Code, and encourages engagement between investors and Boards through the Stewardship Code. It also seeks to set standards for corporate reporting, audit and actuarial practice and monitor and enforce accounting and auditing standards. It also oversees the regulatory activities of the actuarial profession and the professional accountancy bodies and operates independent enforcement arrangements for public interest cases involving accountants and actuaries.

      3. Ceres - Mobilizing Business Leadership for a Sustainable World — Ceres

        Website  Ceres is a non-profit organization advocating for sustainability leadership. It looks to mobilize a powerful network of investors, companies and public interest groups to accelerate and expand the adoption of sustainable business practices and solutions to build a healthy global economy.

      4. Caux Round Table (CRT)

        Website  The Caux Round Table (CRT) is an international network of experienced business leaders, who work with business and political leaders to design the intellectual strategies, management tools and practices to strengthen private enterprise and public governance to improve our global community

      5. BSR

        Website  BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world - looking to 'develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration'

    4. Bribery, Money Laundering etc 7 items
      In addition to the above....
      1. GOV.UK

        Website  For the FCA; SFO; NCA, whistleblowing etc...

      2. Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas)

        Article  Offers free and impartial information and advice on all aspects of workplace relations and employment law

      3. Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

        Website  The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is an inter-governmental body established in 1989 by the Ministers of its Member jurisdictions. The objectives of the FATF are to set standards and promote effective implementation of legal, regulatory and operational measures for combating money laundering, terrorist financing and other related threats to the integrity of the international financial system - ie works as a “policy-making body” which works to generate the necessary political will to bring about national legislative and regulatory reforms in these areas.

      4. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

        Website  Established in 1997 through a merger between the United Nations Drug Control Programme and the Centre for International Crime Prevention, UNODC operates in all regions of the world through an extensive network of field offices. UNODC relies on voluntary contributions, mainly from Governments, for 90 per cent of its budget.

    5. Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) 4 items
      1. GOV.UK

        Website  For the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) as well....

      2. World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

        Website  Global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation.

    6. International Contracts 3 items
      1. United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)

        Website  Core legal body of the United Nations system in the field of international trade law

      2. The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)

        Website  Founded in1926 as an independent intergovernmental Organisation to study needs and methods for modernising, harmonising and co-ordinating private and in particular commercial law as between States and groups of States and to formulate uniform law instruments, principles and rules to achieve those objectives.

      3. Good Faith in European Contract Law - Reinhard Zimmermann, Simon Whittaker 11 Dec 2008