Course Coordinator: Dr Xiao Shanyun, BEc (SCNU), LLB (SCNU), LLM (CUHK), PhD (CityU of HK); National Unified Legal Professional Qualification Cert PRC
You are advised to have already studied LAW B262.
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.
This course covers the following topics:
- Raising share capital
- Raising loans
- Company administration
There will be four three-hour tutorials.
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).
Students will need access to a personal computer with an Internet connection.
A custom textbook will be provided.