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A250A0901 Company Law, 6 cr 
Code A250A0901  Validity 01.08.2015 -
Name Company Law  Abbreviation Company Law 
Credits6 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
ClassCourse   
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Business and Management 

Teachers
Name
Helena Sjögrén 

Description by Study Guide
Note 

Location: Lappeenranta

 
Year 

B.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.) 2-3

 
Period 

2

 
Teaching Language 

Finnish

 
Teacher(s) in Charge 

Associate Professor, D.Sc. (Econ. and Bus. Adm.) Helena Sjögrén

 
Aims 

The student knows the principles of corporations and understands legal questions related to corporations and different relationships between the directors, owners and lenders. The meaning of the course is to make the student knowlegdeable of the basic questions of the company law and the legal relations. Upon completion of the course the student knows the most essential regulations of the limited liability companies act. In addition, she/he can perceive the general objectives of the regulations for the limited liability companies.

 
Contents 

The basic features of the Finnish commercial corporations. Establishment, administration, financing and funding of commercial corporations. Transformation of the form of a corporation and dissolution of a corporation.

 
Teaching Methods 

Lectures 14 h, independent study, learning diary & group work 146 h or alternatively exam. Total workload for a student 160 h.

 
Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 

No

 
Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 

Yes

 
Assessment scale and assessment methods 

Grade 0-5 points, evaluation 0-100 points

 
Course Materials 

1. Lecture slides 2. Mähönen, Jukka – Villa Seppo: Osakeyhtiö II. Pääomarakenne ja rahoitus, 2006. 3. Mähönen Jukka – Villa Seppo: Osakeyhtiö III, Corporate Governance. 2006. Luvut I, II, III ja V (pp. 227-343).

 
Prerequisites 

Recommended A130A0700 Basic course in Business Law

 
Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

No

 
Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

max 15

 


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