FFA II Anglo-Amerikanisches Recht - Wintersemester 2019/2020

British Commercial & Company Law (Schnittger)

Agenda

Date

Time

Agenda

Reading

07.11.2019

18:30 - 20:00

Introduction – course objectives, lecturer,

What is a company?

- LR Talbot, “The history of English & American Company Law”,  chapter 1

-   Lecture notes pages 1-7

21.11.2019


18:30 - 20:00

 

Liability under company law

- Lecture notes pages 7-30

- Ottolenghi: “From peeping behind the corporate veil to ignoring it completely.”

- Case: Saloman v Saloman

28.11.2019

18:30 - 20:00

Company formation

- Lecture notes pages 30-39

19.12.2019

18:30 - 20:00

Directors’ duties

- Lecture notes pages 39-56

- Case: Guinness plc v Saunders

15.01.2020 (C 10) !!!

18:30 - 20:00

Minority shareholders

- Lecture notes pages 56-70

- Case: Foss v Harbottle

23.01.2020

 

18:30 - 20:00

Corporate insolvency

- Lecture notes pages 70-82

- Case: Lehman Brothers

30.01.2020

18:30 - 20:00

Limited Partnerships

-  Partnership Law notes