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Carmen Tamara Ungureanu: Shareholders Protection as International Investors


Abstract: Investors in a company's shares aim to benefit from their increase in value and participation in dividends. If the company has difficulties of any kind and, as a consequence, the value of its shares falls, the shareholders will be harmed. In the present study, the means of protecting investors-shareholders, in an international context, are analyzed. Since the topic is broad, only its essential aspects are captured through the lens of a case recently solved by the CJEU. In this approach, first, the profile of the injured shareholder is established, and then his means of protection and, implicitly, of action to cover the damage suffered are drawn up.

Keywords: international sharehoders, reflective loss, national and international protection of shareholders


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