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Course Name Business Associations (Non-NCA)
Course Code LAW 6838
Course Section A
Course Credits 6.0
Course Description

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 is on business corporations, with particular reference to the Canada Business Corporations Act. The course canvasses 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
Status Elective
Elective for International Business Law
CPD Hours
NCA Status N/A
Instructors -
Term Summer 2018
Start date
End date
Location Osgoode Hall - 4700 Keele St
Presentation Format In-person
Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format TBA
Available for SCE Yes

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