|Course Name||Business Associations|
|Course Code||LAW 6845P|
This course provides an introduction to the laws governing the predominant forms of business organization in Canada sole proprietorships, general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships and corporations. The focus of the course will be on business corporations, with particular reference to the Canada Business Corporations Act. The course will canvass such topics as: the creation and organization of the corporation; the corporation as a distinct entity from its shareholders; the capital structure and activities of the corporation; roles and duties of directors, officers and shareholders; corporate governance; shareholder agreements; shareholder derivative actions and other remedies; and introduction to corporate transactions (mergers and acquisitions).
|Specialization||Canadian Common Law|
|NCA Status||Yes - satisfies Business Organizations (formerly Corporate Law) competency|
All courses and schedules are subject to change.