University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

LAW 7158 - Corporate Law: Selected Issues

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Intensive
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Check with School
Pre-Requisite: Students without a Bachelor of Laws must have completed LAW 7177
Assessment: Assessment in a course of this kind would typically include one or more of the following: a research essay, a case commentary, and/or assessment of contributions to class discussion. The nature and mix of assessment tasks may vary from year to year

This course selects current issues in corporate law practice, recent developments and law reform proposals and challenges students to develop a critical appreciation of the current Australian legal position. Topics covered in recent years: The law of meetings, Insolvent trading and safe harbour, Corporate groups, Aboriginal corporations, Fiduciary aspects, Offences, penalties and enforceable undertakings, the role of ASIC and Shareholders Remedies. Others topics may be added subject to staff selection and interests.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 30/10/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21173 SE01 26 1 7 Aug - 8 Aug Friday, Saturday 10am - 5pm  
21 Aug - 22 Aug Friday, Saturday 10am - 5pm  
Note: Online delivery option avilable - refer to MyUni. Seminar held in Ligertwood 5.04