Andrew R. Keay

University of Leeds - School of Law

Professor

Corporate and Commercial Law

Leeds LS2 9JT

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

The Duty to Promote the Success of the Company: Is it Fit for Purpose?

University of Leeds School of Law, Centre for Business Law and Practice Working Paper
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Aug 2010
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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Corporate Governance for Sustainability

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2020
Warwick Law School, Nyenrode Business university, University of Oxford - Said Business School, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), University of Michigan, Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), Columbia University School of Law, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris - Centre de Gestion Scientifique (CGS), Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Bristol, University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Georgia School of Law, University of York - York Law School, City University London - The Business SchoolCardiff Business School, University of Bristol, Peter A. Allard School of Law, Ecole Universitaire de Management Clermont-Ferrand, University of Essex, University of San Francisco - School of Business and Management, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice, Drucker Institute, Essex Business School, Frank Bold, Morgan State University, Durham Business School, Liverpool Hope University, The University of Manchester - School of Law, De Montfort University - Faculty of Business and Law, Wellesley College - Department of Economics, University of Birmingham, Linnaeus University, Edge Hill University School of Law, Criminology and Policing, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, University of California, Davis - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of South Australia, University of Leicester - Management Centre, University of York, HEC Paris, University of Glasgow, University College London - Faculty of Laws, School of Law, King's College, London; Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge, Royal Holloway, University of London, The City Law School, University of Sheffield, University College London - Faculty of Laws, Nyenrode Business University, University of Oregon - Department of Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Westminster, Universidad Andres Bello, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, Queen’s University, School of Business and Economics, Linnaeus University, University of Auckland Business School, Zefat Academic College, School of Law, Queens University Belfast, University of Dundee - Department of Accountancy & Business Finance, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Oxford Brookes Business School, University of Leicester, Hofstra University College of Law, The Open University - Department of Political Economics, University of Leeds - School of Law, University of Massachusetts, University of Sheffield, School of Law, ICCE, Goldsmiths, University of London, University of Glasgow and College of Business, United Arab Emirates University
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corporate governance, company law, director duties, board obligations, sustainable finance action plan, sustainability strategy, ESG, shareholder primacy, sustainable development, climate change

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Moving Towards Stakeholderism? Constituency Statutes, Enlightened Shareholder Value and All That: Much Ado About Little?

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Jan 2010
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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corporate governance, enlightened shareholder value, constituency statutues, stakeholder theory, shareholder primacy, corporations

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Shareholder Primacy in Corporate Law: Can it Survive? Should it Survive?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2010
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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Companies, shareholder primacy, corporate governance, corporate law

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The Modern Corporation Statement on Company Law

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Oct 2016
Cornell Law School - Jack G. Clarke Business Law Institute (deceased), SciencesPo, University of Bristol, University of Cambridge - Centre for Business Research (CBR), Boston College Law School, Warwick Law School, University of Kent - Kent Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of York - York Law School, Queen Mary University of London - School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London, (CCLS), Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Oslo - Faculty of Law, University of Bristol, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of Essex - School of Law, University of York (UK), University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, The University of ManchesterUniversity of Manchester - School of Law, The Business School, University of Colorado Denver, University of Leeds - School of Law, University College London - Faculty of Laws, Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School, University of Waikato - Management School, The University of Hong Kong - School of Business, University of Leeds, University of Georgia School of Law, University of California, Davis - School of Law, Hofstra University College of Law, University of Technology, Sydney, Washington and Lee University - School of Law, University of Brescia, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, Peter A. Allard School of Law, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Audencia School of Management, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, INSEAD, Alvares Penteado School of Business (Fecap), Independent, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) - Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF)Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) - Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF), Université Grenoble Alpes, São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas FGV DIREITO SP, University of Glasgow, Griffith University Law School, NYU School of Law, University of South Australia, University of Greenwich - School of Law, Queen's University Belfast - School of Law, Independent, City University London - The Business SchoolCardiff Business School, Nyenrode Business university and UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression
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Company, Law, Corporate, Governance

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Accountability and the Corporate Governance Framework: From Cadbury to the UK Corporate Governance Code

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Sep 2012
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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accountability, corporate governance, directors, codes

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Stakeholder Theory in Corporate Law: Has It Got What It Takes?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Jan 2010
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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stakeholder theory, corporate governance, corporations, shareholder primacy

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Comply or Explain: In Need of Greater Regulatory Oversight?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Sep 2012
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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comply or explain, corporate governance, regulation, voluntary codes, boards of directors

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Ascertaining the Corporate Objective: An Entity Maximisation and Sustainability Model

Modern Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 663, 2008
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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Company, corporation, corporate objective, shareholder primacy, stakeholder theory, directors

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The Public Enforcement of Directors' Duties

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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directors' duties, directors, derivative actions, United Kingdom, corporate governance

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Financially Distressed Companies, Restructuring and Creditors’ Interests: What Is a Director to Do?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Feb 2019
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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Directors’ Duties, Insolvency, Distressed Companies, Creditors’ Interests

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An Analysis of Enlightened Shareholder Value in Light of Ex Post Opportunism and Incomplete Law

European Company and Financial Law Review (2011), Volume 8, Issue 4, Pages 445-475.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jun 2014
Andrew R. Keay and Hao Zhang
University of Leeds - School of Law and University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration
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Directors’ Duties to Creditors: Contractarian Concerns Relating to Efficiency and Over-Protection of Creditors

Modern Law Review, 2003
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 May 2012
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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Directors’ duties, creditors, contractarian theory, law and economics, economic efficiency, creditor protection

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Board Accountability and the Entity Maximization and Sustainability Approach

Forthcoming, Understanding the Company: Corporate Governance and Theory, edited by Barnali Choudhury and Martin Petrin, Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Mar 2016
Andrew R. Keay
University of Leeds - School of Law
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accountability, boards, entity maximisation, directors

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Incomplete Contracts, Contingent Fiduciaries, and a Director’s Duty to Creditors

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Andrew R. Keay and Hao Zhang
University of Leeds - School of Law and University of Macau - Faculty of Business Administration
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Incomplete Contracts, Directors' Duty to Creditors

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Protecting Chinese Investors Through Oppression Actions: An Examination in Light of the Position in the United Kingdom

Australian Journal of Asian Law, 2020, Vol 21 No 1, Article 05: 77-93
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Dec 2020
University of Leeds - School of Law, School of Law, Queens University Belfast, Peking University - Peking University Law School, Nottingham Law School and Wuhan University - School of Economics and Management
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Ascertaining the Notion of Board Accountability in Chinese Listed Companies

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
Andrew R. Keay and Jingchen Zhao
University of Leeds - School of Law and Nottingham Law School
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Accountability, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Board of Directors