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Beer, Shares and the Internet

Current Commercial Law, June 1997

8 Pages Posted: 10 Apr 2011  

David S. Morrison

The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

Patrick Quirk

Ave Maria School of Law; Thomas More Law School; Bond University School of Law

Date Written: 1997

Abstract

This article examines the first on-line public offering of shares over the Internet. It considers how such offerings are regulated in the US and whether the current regulatory system in Australia is appropriate to protect investors in a global environment.

Keywords: public offering, investor protection, corporate law

JEL Classification: K22, K29

Suggested Citation

Morrison, David S. and Quirk, Patrick, Beer, Shares and the Internet (1997). Current Commercial Law, June 1997. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1802245

David S. Morrison (Contact Author)

The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law ( email )

The University of Queensland
St Lucia
4072 Brisbane, Queensland 4072
Australia

Patrick Quirk

Ave Maria School of Law ( email )

1025 Commons Circle
Naples, FL 34119
United States
(239) 687-5303 (Phone)
(239) 687-5340 (Fax)

HOME PAGE: http://www.avemarialaw.edu

Thomas More Law School ( email )

Level 20, Tenison Woods House, 8-20 Napier St
North Sidney, NSW 2060
Australia

Bond University School of Law ( email )

Gold Coast, QLD 4229
Australia
+61 7 55 95 1111 (Phone)
+61 7 55 95 2246 (Fax)

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