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Corporations Law 1

Enrolment code: LAW305

Offered: Hobart: semester 1,

Special note: compulsory unit

Unit description:

Outlines the various forms of business organisation: the sole trader, partnership, joint venture, association and corporation (the trading trust is considered in LAW401 ) in order to gain: an understanding of the differences between each form of business organisation, their respective advantages and disadvantages, and the importance of the separate entity doctrine; an appreciation of the legislative and common law regime that governs each form of business; a broad understanding of the mechanics involved in the creation and management of each type of entity; and to serve as to commercial units. In the discussion of each type of organisation the concept and nature of that form are analysed and the legal problems that flow from the adoption of that structure are considered.

Staff Mr LD Griggs For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x50-min lectures weekly, 50-min tutorial fortnightly Timetable
Mutual exclusions LAW304  
Assessment mode tba Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Corporations Law Library Catalogue
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Discipline (School) Law  
Courses Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BA and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BEc and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BCom and LLB)
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