LSSU391 Principles of Corporation LawUpdated: 21 March 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The exam will either be paper-based and offered at an established exam venue or online with supervision via webcam and screen sharing technology. Coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||LS251 or LSSU251|
|Restrictions||GSB749 or LS351 or LS291 or LS391 or LSSU591|
Legal Studies unit available to all students, other than Law students, subject to degree rules
|Coordinator(s)||Same Varayudej (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit is available to non-law students only. The unit introduces students to the legal principles applicable to commercial associations with an emphasis on corporations. The topics covered include: sole traders, partnerships and the law of agency; trusts (discretionary, unit, and hybrid); joint ventures; superannuation entities; the function and structure of companies; corporate governance; member's rights; corporate liability; corporate finance; takeovers and schemes of arrangement; financial records, financial reporting and audit requirements; and companies in distress.
Where calculators are permitted in examinations, it must be selected from an approved list, which can be accessed from the Further Information link below.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: