LAWS305-17S2 (C) Semester Two 2017

Company Law

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 July 2017
End Date: Sunday, 19 November 2017
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 July 2017
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 13 October 2017


The course aims to provide a sound academic grounding in key areas of company law. It will examine the key topics of company incorporation, separate corporate personality, company constitutions and shareholder agreements, company capacity, legal relationships with third parties, company liability for criminal and civil wrongs, allocation of power within a company, shareholders in general meeting, the board of directors, duties of directors, equity financing, accounts and disclosure, and enforcement.


(i) LAWS101; and (ii) LAWS110




Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Lynne Taylor


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Compulsory Essay 23 Aug 2017 30% Essay
Optional Essay 20 Sep 2017 20%
Final Examination 70%

Assessment details for this course have yet to be finalised, but may include:
Essay (30%) and Final Examination (70%).

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $775.00

International fee $3,525.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Faculty of Law .

All LAWS305 Occurrences

  • LAWS305-17S2 (C) Semester Two 2017