BTX9541 - Corporations law and trusts
6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics
Leader: Ms Michelle Welsh (semester 1), Mr Phillip Lipton (semester 2)
Caulfield First semester 2008 (Day)
Topics include the Corporations Act scheme; the role and functions of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission; the concept of limited liability; the effect of registration; the corporate constitution; the company's relationship with outsiders; share capital; regulation of public fund raising; duties of directors, officers and promoters; rights of members and minority shareholder protection; forms of corporate insolvency administrations, particularly as they affect creditors, officers and shareholders; trusts, trustees, beneficiaries and third parties.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Within semester assessment: 30%