Business Law B

Law School

College of Arts and Law


Code 13455

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 10

Semester 2

Module description

The nature of a company and difference between a company, partnership and limited liability partnership.
The promotion and incorporation of a company.
Constitution and the company - Memorandum of association and Articles of association.
The company and its contracts.
Capital of a company.
Capital maintenance.
Company flotations.
The nature of shares, payment, issue and transfer.
Membership of a company.
Minority protection.
Directors and Secretary.
Meetings and resolutions.
Accounts and audit.
Alternatives to liquidation of a company.
Liquidation of a company.