Articles and published letters


Copp, S.F. & A. Cronin (2018) New Models of Corporate Criminality: The Problem of Corporate Fraud – Prevention or Cure? 39 The Company Lawyer 139 – 149 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. & A. Cronin (2018) New Models of Corporate Criminality: the Development and Relative Effectiveness of “Failure to Prevent” Offences 39 The Company Lawyer 104 – 117 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2017) A Non-Utopian Christian Vision for Europe: God, Brexit, and EUtopia (Part 3) Acton Institute Transatlantic Blog 18th December 2017

Copp, S.F. (2017) God, Brexit, and EUtopia (Part 2) Acton Institute Transatlantic Blog 11th December 2017; see also Rev B. Johnson Acton Institute Powerblog C.S. Lewis and Brexit: Breaking the Spell 11th December 2017

Copp, S.F. (2017) God, Brexit, and EUtopia (Part 1) Acton Institute Transatlantic Blog 5th December 2017; see also Rev B. Johnson Acton Institute Powerblog Brexit: Leaving EUtopia 5th December 2017

Copp, S.F. & A. Cronin (2015) The Failure of Criminal Law to Control the Use of Off Balance Sheet Finance During the Banking Crisis 36 The Company Lawyer 99 – 120 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2011) The Unsound Foundations of the Companies Act 2006: The Flawed Use of Regulatory Impact Assessment 32 The Company Lawyer 323 – 335 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2011) A Theology of Incorporation with Limited Liability 14(1) Journal of Markets & Morality 35 – 57 [ISSN 1098 – 1217]; see also The Association of Christian Economists Discussion Papers 006 Stephen Copp, A Theology of Incorporation with Limited Liability, including Reflections on Methodology; 007 Richard Higginson, A Response to Stephen Copp; 008 Clive Beed and Cara Beed, Biblical Principles Antipathetic to the Joint Stock Company; and 009 Stephen Copp, A Theology of Incorporation with Limited Liability Reaffirmed at https://www.christian-economists.org.uk/journal.htm [ISSN 2044-8635].

Copp, S.F. (2011) The Economic (and Moral) Case Against Capping Directors’ Remuneration Economic Affairs 31(2) Student and Teacher Supplement, Summer 2011, 2 – 3, see https://www.iea.org.uk/sites/default/files/publications/files/StudentTeacherSuppJun11.pdf

Copp, S.F. (2010) s. 172 Companies Act 2006 Fails People and Planet? 31 The Company Lawyer 406 – 408 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2009) Corporate Social Responsibility and the Companies Act 2006 Economic Affairs Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 16 – 21 [ISSN 0265-0665]

Copp, S.F. (2007) Kiss and Tell Accountancy, December, p. 22 [ISSN 0001-4664]

Copp, S.F. (2006) The Institutional Architecture of Corporate Governance Reform: an Evaluation 7 Journal of Banking Regulation 41 – 63 [ISSN: 1745 – 6452]

Copp, S.F. (2005) TescoLaw, AsdaAudit? Accountancy, December, p. 24 [ISSN 0001-4664]

Copp, S.F. (2005) Sex, Lies and Corporate Governance Accountancy, April, p. 27 [ISSN 0001-4664]

Copp, S.F. (2005) Power vs Accountability: What Can Good Corporate Governance Teach the Church? 9 Faith in Business Quarterly, pp. 11 – 18 [ISSN 1369-653X]

Copp, S.F. (2004) Thinking Ahead: “Flexibility and Accessibility” “Opinion” article. This article was first published in (2004) 25 The Company Lawyer 291 – 292 by Sweet & Maxwell [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2003) Corporate Governance: Change, Consistency and Evolution Part 2 14 International Company and Commercial Law Review 115 – 128 [ISSN 0958 – 5214]

Copp, S.F. (2003) Corporate Governance: Change, Consistency and Evolution Part 1 This article was first published in 14 International Company and Commercial Law Review 65 – 74 by Sweet & Maxwell [ISSN 0958 – 5214]

Copp, S.F. (2003) Bill Maughan, Obituary 14 Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics 299 – 301

Copp, S.F. (2003) A Winter’s Tale This article was originally published in CIMA’s Financial Management magazine April, pp. 30 – 31 [ISSN 1471-9185]

Copp, S.F. & R. Teather (2003) Academics willing and able to speak up letter Financial Times, 13th February

Maughan, C.W. & S.F. Copp (2003) Economic Efficiency, The Role of Law, and the Old Testament 14 Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics 249 – 298

Copp, S.F. (2002) Company law and alternative dispute resolution: an economic analysis This article was first published in (2002) 23 The Company Lawyer 361 – 375 by Sweet & Maxwell. [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. (2002) Who Needs Universities? 25 Society of Legal Scholars Reporter 29 – 33 [ISSN 0967 2184]

Copp, S.F. (2002) C.S. Lewis’s Concept of the Inner Ring and the Problem of Evil in Corporate Governance 6 Faith in Business Quarterly 3 – 7 [ISSN 1369-653X]

Copp, S.F. (2002) The Enron Scandal 6(1) Faith in Business Quarterly 8 – 13 [ISSN 1369-653X]

Copp, S.F. (2002) Why I … believe academics should serve as non-executive directors of companies Times Higher Education Supplement August 2nd, p. 12

Copp, S.F. (2001) Company Law Reform and Economic Analysis: Establishing Boundaries 1 Journal of Corporate Law Studies 1 – 19 [ISSN: 1473-5970]

Copp, S.F. & C.W. Maughan (2001) Innovative High Growth Companies: The Case Against Special Rules 22 The Company Lawyer 234 – 243 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. & N. Astbury (2000) ADR and Shareholder Disputes – An Alternative to Using s. 459 CA 1985 1 Journal of ADR, Mediation and Negotiation 51 – 68 [ISSN 1470-6717]

Maughan, C.W. & S.F. Copp (2000) Company Law Reform and Economic Methodology Revisited 21 The Company Lawyer 14 – 22 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

Copp, S.F. & K. McGuinness (2000) Legitimate or Reasonable Expectations of Minority Shareholders: The United Kingdom and Canada Compared, Part 2, 11 International Company and Commercial Law Review 217 – 229 [ISSN 0958 – 5214] See citation in New Zealand Court of Appeal in Latimer Holdings Ltd & Powell v. Sea Holdings New Zealand Ltd [2004] NZCA 226 (15 September 2004), Australasian Legal Information Institute at https://www.austlii.edu.au/nz/cases/NZCA/2004/226.html

Copp, S.F. & K. McGuinness (2000) Legitimate or Reasonable Expectations of Minority Shareholders: The United Kingdom and Canada Compared, Part 1, 11 International Company and Commercial Law Review 184 – 189 [ISSN 0958 – 5214]

Copp, S.F. (2000) United Kingdom, Individual Shareholder Rights O’ Neill and Another v. Phillips and Others 1 International Company and Commercial Law Review N-6 – N-8 [ISSN 0958 – 5214]

Maughan, C.W. & S.F. Copp (1999) The Law Commission and Economic Methodology: Values, Efficiency and Directors’ Duties 20 The Company Lawyer 109 – 116 [ISSN: 0144-1027]

McGuinness, K., C.W. Maughan, & S.F. Copp (1999) Defining the Boundaries of Contract: A Law and Economics Rationale for the Doctrine of Privity of Contract 10 Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics 355 – 414

Maughan, C.W. & S.F. Copp (1999) The Barbarians at the Gate 19 SPTL Reporter 17 – 19 [ISSN 0967 2184]

Copp, S.F. (1999) Company Law Reform: The Legal Framework Chartered Secretary, January, pp. 28 – 31 [ISSN 1363-5905]

McGuinness, K. & S.F. Copp (1999) The Privity Problem Chartered Secretary, May [ISSN 1363-5905]

McGuinness, K., W. Rees & S.F. Copp ((1998)) Recent Perspectives on Corporate Law 19 The Company Lawyer 290 – 296 [ISSN 0144-1027]
Copp, S.F. & R. Goddard (1998) Corporate Governance Principles on Trial 19 The Company Lawyer 277 – 279 [ISSN 0144-1027]

Maughan, C.W. & S.F. Copp (1998) Piercing the Corporate Veil 148 New Law Journal 938 – 940 [ISSN 0306-6479]

Copp, S.F. & S. Letza (1998) New Century, New Boardroom 122 Accountancy 40 – 41 [ISSN 0001-4664]

McGuinness, K. & S.F. Copp (1998) Company Law – Where Now? Chartered Secretary, June, pp. 22 – 23 [ISSN 1363-5905]

McGuinness, K. & S.F. Copp (1998) The Reform of Company Law: A Search for Guiding Principles Chartered Secretary, May, pp. 30 – 32 [ISSN 1363-5905]

McGuinness, K. & S.F. Copp (1998) Redenominating UK Company Capital – A Hidden Euro Cost Chartered Secretary, March, pp. 26 – 27 [ISSN 1363-5905]

Copp, S.F. (1990) Comfort letters: some not so comforting thoughts 106 Accountancy 81 – 82 [ISSN 0001-4664]

Copp, S.F. (1986) VAT Tribunal Review (April to July 1986) 7 Tolley’s Practical Tax 151 – 152 [ISSN 0143-294X]

Copp, S.F. (1986) VAT Tribunal Review (July 1986 to September 1986) 7 Tolley’s Practical Tax 191 – 192 [ISSN 0143-294X]