De overheidsonderneming : overheidsinvloed in kapitaalvennootschappen nader beschouwd

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De overheidsonderneming : overheidsinvloed in kapitaalvennootschappen nader beschouwd

Title: De overheidsonderneming : overheidsinvloed in kapitaalvennootschappen nader beschouwd
Author: Nijland, Jelle
Publisher: E.M. Meijers Institute, Faculty of Law, Leiden University
Issue Date: 2013-11-12
Keywords: Company law
Public interest
Government undertaking
Privatisation
State owned companies
Golden shares
Public shareholder
Services of general economic interest
Schiphol airport
Dutch railways
TenneT
Abstract: Companies can provide services that are of public interest. Although the primary responsibility of the management of these companies lies with the company, the government may want a say in these companies to safeguard public interests. This research focuses on the legal corporate instruments the Dutch government may apply to intervene in such private companies to safeguard public interests. The research concerns private companies in which government bodies have the possibility to a dominant level of influence the management of these companies that provide services with public interests: the Government Undertaking. The position of the State or other government authorities as shareholder, the relation between different private companies with public interests and also the relationship between different layers of government within the institutional set-up of these companies are being discussed by examining Dutch case studies on Government Undertakings (Nederlandse Spoorwegen, Luchthaven Schiphol and TenneT) and a study on comparable legal entities in German, Belgian, French and English company law, The book makes recommendations for the institutional set-up of the Government Undertaking and recommends the establishment of a new legal form to specifically house Government Undertakings
Description: Promotor: W.G. Huijgen
With summary in English
Faculty: Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid
Citation: Nijland, J., 2013, Doctoral thesis, Leiden University
Series/Report no.: Series of the E.M. Meijers Institute;MI 219
ISBN: 9789088917196
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/22187
 

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