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Shareholders’ Rights and Obligations
Posted on 10 January 2018 in Molitor firm news Publications > Corporate & M&A

MOLITOR has contributed to the Globe Law and Business Global Guide to Shareholders’ Rights and Obligations. The role of a shareholder may depend on the type of company, but also on the type of shareholder, the type of shares, and the articles of incorporation and shareholders agreements.


This handbook provides an overview of relevant legal issues concerning shareholders in jurisdictions around the globe and it provides guidance to shareholders, directors, supervisory directors, general counsel and their attorneys to promote a better understanding of the rights, but also the obligations, of shareholders. The book covers legal topics relating to:

  • Types of companies
  • Classes of shares
  • The corporate bodies of the company
  • Shareholders’ rights to information
  • Judicial procedures
  • Particular shareholders’ rights
  • Mass claims and derivative suits
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Insolvency

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