The legal issues of the euro are important for
- Businesses within the euro area,
- Businesses outside the euro area, whether in non-participating EU member countries (e.g. the UK, Sweden and Denmark) or non-member countries (e.g. the USA and Norway) when dealing with transactions involving the euro or one of the currencies replaced by it.
This book deals with the legal aspects of the implementation of the euro on a range of different areas of commercial practice. Each chapter is self-contained, giving both background and analysis of the problems raised by the euro in the area concerned.
Birgit Ris is a Dutch national and an English solicitor who has worked in Brussels for many years. The other contributors are specialists drawn from Dibb Lupton Alsop, Brussels.
|Publisher:||Copenhagen Business School Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.16(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.45(d)|
Table of ContentsThe legal framework: History and background
Banking and finance
Redenomination of share capital
Continuity of contracts
Euroland and the USA