Basis of Business Law
Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)
IUS/04 - BUSINESS LAW
Secondo semestre (lauree) dal Feb 20, 2023 al May 31, 2023.
The course focuses on Business Law referring to:
- enterprise law, including basic information on trademarks and brands and unfair competition;
- basic background on debt securities, such as shares and bonds;
- company law, in relation to partnerships, limited liability companies and cooperatives.
A case-by-case analysis is included.
Finally, students are supposed to show:
- full understanding of business law regulatory framework;
- full awareness of Corporate law main items;
- how to consciously and correctly use both the specialist legal language, and legal reasoning method.
Prerequisites and basic notions
Basic civil law
Business law, Company law and law of partnerships and corporations.
The concept of entrepreneur; different categories of entrepreneurs.
Business and business transfer.
Unlimited and limited partnerships.
Corporations: incorporation, corporate governance, audit, balance sheet.
Limited liability companies.
For V.O. students ( 9 CFU): add Cooperative societies and groups of societies ( lessons XXII and XXXVI in the book below) .
Presti- Rescigno, Corso di diritto commerciale, Zanichelli, ed 2021 ( pagg.1-88; 338-597; 651-722).
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On-site and recorded lessons
Learning assessment procedures
Written exam with 31 multiple choice quizzes. Duration 45 min. Consultation of regulatory texts is not allowed. There are no differences between attending and non-attending students. An optional intermediate test is foreseen, which will consist of a short interview (zoom) relating to the part of the program carried out up to that date; this test allows to obtain a bonus from 0 to 5 points to be added to the final exam score.
Knowledge of the topics in the program will be assessed; mastery of legal language will also be assessed during the optional oral exam
Criteria for the composition of the final grade
There are no penalties for incorrect or omitted answers; 1 point for each correct answer; 1 point for each correct answer in the test; from 0 to 5 points in the optional intermediate interview