LAW7605 - Business Organizations

LAW7605 - Business Organizations

Course Number: 

7605

Type: 

Lecture

Credits: 

3

Prerequisite(s):

none

This course analyzes legal issues of the closely held and publicly held corporation. Among the topics considered are: planning for the closed corporation; management and control issues of corporations; the proxy system; duties of officers, directors and controlling shareholders; transactions in shares by directors and others; and public policy implications of the publicly held corporation. Although primary consideration is given to the corporation, the course also includes some materials on partnership law.