LW6913 - Corporate, Employment and Business Law

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
LW5962 or LW5924
Equivalent Course(s)
LW0039 Law of Business Organisations, Corporate Insolvency, Meetings and Employment (from the “old” curriculum)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Together with LW5962, this course can be treated as part II of law relating to business and companies to provide a broad understanding of business law in Hong Kong which will be useful for the practices of accountants.

More particularly, the aims of this course are to:

  1. develop students’ understanding of contract, tort, corporate and employment law, so that they are able to use the knowledge to perform their professional tasks competently.
  2. analyse, evaluate and critically comment on the above said areas of law so that students have the ability to creatively use the comprehensive knowledge to solve most problems generally encountered in their practice.
  3. ignite students’ passion and motivate them to discover knowledge on the above said areas of law.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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