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A corporation is an organization, usually a group of people or a company, authorized to act as a ... In American English, the word corporation is most often used to describe large business corporations. .... The last significant development in the history of companies was the 1897 decision of the House of Lords in Salomon v.

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The history of corporate law in the United States concerns the development of the corporation, .... of incorporation. MI Urofsky, 'Proposed Federal Incorporation in the Progressive Era' (1982) 26 American Journal of Legislative History 160.

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May 13, 2019 ... Read a short history of the American corporation, from the first industrial producers to the period of American business hegemony following ...

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When American colonists declared independence from England in 1776, they also freed themselves from control by English corporations that extracted their ...

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Apr 1, 2010 ... Brian Murphy, a history professor at Baruch College in New York, knows a whole lot about corporations in the early days of the American ...

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Jul 5, 2002 ... History shows a repetitive cycle of corporations over-reaching, causing such ... After Independence, American corporations, like the British ...

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American Butsiness Corporations before 1789 451 corporation, in the ..... Shepard, History of the Proprietary Government of Pa., 45; Scharf and Westcott,. Hist. of ...

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lution of corporations across several eras of the country's history. The most recent era is marked by a shift away from a stakeholder view of corporate interests ...

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'The best general account of late eighteenth-century American corporate development remains Joseph Stancliffe Davis, Essays in the Earlier History of.