This compact law school study aid is the perfect companion for law students and practitioners, providing a concise yet systematic overview of corporate finance from both a business and legal perspective. The title is an up-to-date and comprehensive guide covering the entire field of corporate finance'from accounting and valuation concepts to the legal and financial underpinnings of debt securities, preferred and common stock, derivative instruments, and business combinations. It also provides sample valuation problems, answers, and explanations. Written in ?plain-English,? you will find the work particularly useful, with or without any business background.Haas, Jeffrey J. is the author of 'Corporate Finance in a Nutshell' with ISBN 9780314147370 and ISBN 0314147373.