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Corporate group

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A corporate group or group of companies is a collection of parent and subsidiary corporations that function as a single economic entity through a common source of control. [1]

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Accounting or accountancy is the measurement, processing, and communication of financial information about economic entities such as businesses and corporations.

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Adams v Cape Industries plc

Adams v Cape Industries plc Ch 433 is the leading UK company law case on separate legal personality and limited liability of shareholders.

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Adidas AG (stylized as ɑdidɑs since 1949) is a multinational corporation, founded and headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany, that designs and manufactures shoes, clothing and accessories.

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Berkey v. Third Avenue Railway Co.

Berkey v. Third Avenue Railway Co 244 N.Y. 602 (1927) is a classic veil piercing case by Judge Benjamin N. Cardozo in United States corporate law.

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Business alliance

A business alliance is an agreement between businesses, usually motivated by cost reduction and improved service for the customer.

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A chaebol is a large industrial conglomerate that is run and controlled by an owner or family in South Korea.

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A commonwealth is a traditional English term for a political community founded for the common good.

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Concern (business)

A concern (Konzern) is a type of business group common in Europe, particularly in Germany.

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Conglomerate (company)

A conglomerate is the combination of two or more corporations operating in entirely different industries under one corporate group, usually involving a parent company and many subsidiaries.

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Consolidation (business)

In business, consolidation or amalgamation is the merger and acquisition of many smaller companies into a few much larger ones.

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Corporate group

A corporate group or group of companies is a collection of parent and subsidiary corporations that function as a single economic entity through a common source of control.

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Corporate law

Corporate law (also known as business law or enterprise law or sometimes company law) is the body of law governing the rights, relations, and conduct of persons, companies, organizations and businesses.

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A corporation is a company or group of people or an organisation authorized to act as a single entity (legally a person) and recognized as such in law.

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DHN Food Distributors Ltd v Tower Hamlets LBC

DHN Food Distributors Ltd v Tower Hamlets London Borough Council 1 WLR 852 is a UK company law case where, on the basis that a company should be compensated for loss of its business under a compulsory acquisition order, a group was recognised as a single economic entity.

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Financial statement

Financial statements (or financial report) is a formal record of the financial activities and position of a business, person, or other entity.

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Hein Schreuder

Hein Schreuder (born December 24, 1951) is a Dutch economist and business executive, former Executive Vice-President Corporate Strategy & Acquisitions at DSM and former Professor at the University of Maastricht.

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Holding company

A holding company is a company that owns other companies' outstanding stock.

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Icelandair Group

Icelandair Group hf is an Icelandic travel industry corporation, the owner and holding company of the airline Icelandair and several other travel industry companies in Iceland.

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A is a set of companies with interlocking business relationships and shareholdings.

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Law is a system of rules that are created and enforced through social or governmental institutions to regulate behavior.

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Mergers and acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are transactions in which the ownership of companies, other business organizations, or their operating units are transferred or consolidated with other entities.

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Mitbestimmungsgesetz (in English, Codetermination Act) of 1976 is a German law which requires companies of over 2000 employees to have half the supervisory board of directors as representatives of workers.

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Piercing the corporate veil

Piercing the corporate veil or lifting the corporate veil is a legal decision to treat the rights or duties of a corporation as the rights or liabilities of its shareholders.

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Princeton University Press

Princeton University Press is an independent publisher with close connections to Princeton University.

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Salomon v A Salomon & Co Ltd

is a landmark UK company law case.

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A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.

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Sytse Douma

Sytse Wybren Douma (born 1942) is a Dutch organizational theorist, consultant and Emeritus Professor at the Tilburg School of Economics and Management of the Tilburg University, known for his work with Hein Schreuder on "Economic approaches to organizations".

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Tax law

Tax law is an area of legal study dealing with the constitutional, common-law, statutory, tax treaty, and regulatory rules that constitute the law applicable to taxation.

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Trade association

A trade association, also known as an industry trade group, business association, sector association or industry body, is an organization founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry.

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United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates (UAE; دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة), sometimes simply called the Emirates (الإمارات), is a federal absolute monarchy sovereign state in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west and Iran to the north.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Who Owns Whom

Who Owns Whom is a set of annual directories published by GAP Books in association with Dun & Bradstreet (D&B).

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is a Japanese term referring to industrial and financial business conglomerates in the Empire of Japan, whose influence and size allowed control over significant parts of the Japanese economy from the Meiji period until the end of World War II.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corporate_group

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