LW5656 - Company Law I

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
For 2013 cohort and thereafter: LW5621, LW5622, and LW5602
For 2012 cohort and before: LW2602A and LW2602B or LW5602
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2018/19

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

This course examines the law and regulation of companies and other business organisations: the formation, management and operation of companies, corporate governance, the constitutional framework of corporate bodies, the relationship between the internal stakeholders of the company, as well as their relationship with external parties.  The course will analyse the theoretical underpinning of the legal rules and principles of corporate law, as well as the policy drivers behind the shaping of corporate law.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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