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Course Name Advanced Corporate Law
Course Code LAWB 6870
Course Section A
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites Pre-requisite: For students outside the specialization- Demonstrated foundational knowledge of Canadian business and/or corporate law concepts. Anti-requisite: CCLW 6845 - Business Associations and BLIS 6838 Business Associations (Non-NCA), LAW 6870P - Advanced Corporate Law
Course Description

This course explores the basic theories, principles and policies that underlie Canadian corporate law. It provides a history of the development of corporate law in Canada and internationally and includes a consideration of the primary purposes of the corporation, the role of limited liability and corporate personality, appropriate corporate purposes and remedies.

Specialization Business Law
Status Required
Elective for
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Mohamed Khimji
Term Summer 2020
Start date 2020-06-04
End date 2020-06-06

 June 4 (7PM-10PM), June 5 + June 6 (9AM-5PM)

Presentation Format Other
Required Textbook

Roberta Romano, ed., Foundations of Corporate Law, 2d ed. (New Providence, LexisNexis, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-42249-938-2

York Bookstore Link (online purchases only): https://www.bookstore.yorku.ca/buy_book_detail.asp?pf_id=13670184

Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format Intensive
Available for SCE No

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