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)