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LAW6158   Current Issues in Company Law and Corporate Governance   (15 credits)

 
Year Running: 2017/2018
Credit level: F7
Co-requisites   LAW685 Legal Research Writing Skills

Description

This module explores in detail a number of topical issues in company law and corporate governance. Topics may include corporate theory, board composition, remuneration, takeovers, codes of conduct, introduction to corporate social responsibility, corporate finance including creditor protection, stakeholder corporate governance and corporate governance and the financial crisis.

 

Reading List


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Teaching Methods

Delivery Type Hours
Independent 138.0
Lecture 6.0
Seminar 6.0
 

Methods of assessment

Assessment Type Duration % of formal assessment Semester
Course Work 0.0 100 % S1