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LAW B333

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COMPANY LAW I

LAW B333

More information: Course Guide

COMPANY LAW I

Course Start Date
Aut 2022
Course Level
Higher
Length in Terms
1 terms
Credits
5
Language
English
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
6,600
Future Terms
Aut 23
Quota and Schedule
Course Start Date
Course LevelLength in TermsCredits
Language
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
Future Terms
Aut 2022
Higher1 terms5
English
6,600
Aut 23

Course Coordinator: Terry Wong, BBA (CUHK); LLB (ManU); LLM (HKU); Solicitor of the HKSAR

Advisory prerequisite(s)
You are advised to have already studied LAW B262.

Aims
This course aims to provide learners with the legal knowledge of a company limited by shares in Hong Kong. It introduces the Companies Ordinance as the basic legal framework for registered companies. It also explains the provisions of the Ordinance in relation to the incorporation, raising of capital, raising of loans, administration and winding up of a registered company in Hong Kong.

Contents
This course covers the following topics:

  • Incorporation
  • Raising share capital
  • Raising loans
  • Company administration
  • Winding-up

Learning support
There will be four three-hour tutorials.

Assessment
There are two assignments and one examination. Students must use word processing software (such as Microsoft Word) to prepare the assignments, and submit the assignments via the Online Learning Environment (OLE).

Equipment
Students will need access to a personal computer with an Internet connection.

Set book(s)
A custom textbook will be provided.