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Course Name Business Associations (Non-NCA)
Course Code LAW 6838
Course Section A
Course Credits 6.0
Pre/Anti-requisites
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 International Business Law
Status Core
Elective for
CPD Hours
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Stan Benda
Term Summer 2018
Start date 2018-05-05
End date 2018-06-09
Schedule

Sat 9am-5pm
May 5, 12, 26
Jun 2, 9

Location Osgoode Hall - 4700 Keele St
Presentation Format In-person
Method of Evaluation Final paper in lieu of invigilated final exam.
Program Format Weekly
Available for SCE Yes
Notes

This is not a separate class.  Instead, it is an alternate method of evaluation for a section of LAW 6845. Students opting to submit a final paper instead of writing the invigilated final exam in LAW 6845 will be registered in LAW 6838.

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