Market Freedom or Shareholders’ Protection? A Comparative Analysis of the Duties of Nominee Directors
(2008) 50 International Journal of Law and Management, 168-188
21 Pages Posted: 30 Aug 2009 Last revised: 20 Mar 2017
Date Written: August 27, 2009
This paper examines the recent codification of the duties of nominee directors in Malaysia. We highlight the need for clear law reform objectives and argue that the Malaysian approach is overly prescriptive and inconsistent with commercial reality.
Keywords: Nominee directors, corporate governance, law reform, Malaysia, New Zealand, Australia, United Kingdom, Singapore
JEL Classification: K00, K20, K40
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