The Washington cases involving the question of the corporation's right of action against promoters who reap secret profits, do not yet cover the complete scope of legal principles developed on this subject. The cases state general conclusions and are inadequately discussed. In order that the Washington cases may be better evaluated, a brief summary of the general rules as applied in other jurisdictions, will first be presented.
Accountability of Promoters to the Corporation for Profits,
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