Legal Framework in Corporate Management

Course contents
  • In this course, students acquire a basic understanding of:

    - Contract law, design, and formation
    - Warranty and damages, product liability and safety
    - Competition and antitrust law
    - Coporate law and choice of legal form
    - Registered commercial enterprises
    - Companies with limited liability, joint-stock companies, cooperative societies
    - Joint partnerships according to commercial law
    - Tax aspects of corporate law
    - Legal aspects of cross-border transactions
    - Basic principles of the income tax act for companies
    - Business-relevant transfer and excise taxes and other duties
    - Businessman and entrepreneur as concepts
    - Distribution law in general (traveling salesman, factor, distributor)