Business Law

Law School

College of Arts and Law


Code 22823

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 20

Semester 1+2

Pre-requisite modules None

Other pre-requisites None

Module description

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. The nature of shares, payment, issue and transfer. Membership of a company. Minority protection. Directors and Secretary. Meetings and resolutions. Debentures. Accounts and audit. Alternatives to liquidation of a company. Liquidation of a company.

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