Fiches de cours

Practical business law

MGT-455

Enseignant(s) :

Cherpillod Denis

Langue:

English

Summary

The course covers the fundamental concepts of business law from a practical standpoint, including contracts and company law, intellectual property, competition law and data protection, with a special focus on issues specific to start-up companies.

Content

This course will cover the legal foundation of business transactions with focus on practical handling of legal issues frequently arising in a business context. This course includes:

Specific skills will be taught, such as understanding contractual documents, drafting typical contractual clauses and some negotiation techniques and pitfalls.

Finally, this course draws the students' attention to certain issues relating to regulatory matters and dispute resolution.

Keywords

Law, legal, negotiation, business transactions, contracts, companies, intellectual property, competition law, data protection, start-ups.

Learning Outcomes

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lecture, case studies, critical analysis, class discussions, exercises and role game.

Expected student activities

Students are expected to attend the lectures, to prepare case studies and to participate in exercises. They may opt to participate in a role game in which they negotiate a business transaction, draft an agreement and react to a litigation scenario.

Assessment methods

85% written exam (open book)

15% exercises (including role game)

Resources

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

No

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Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
En construction
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand