Corporate Law (A-L)
Corporate Law (A-L)
Anno accademico 2022/2023
- Codice attività didattica
- Mia Callegari (Titolare del corso)
Docente Da Nominare (Titolare del corso)
- Corso di studio
- Laurea in Global Law and Transnational Studies - a Torino (D.M. 270/2004) [0707L31]
- 2° anno
- Secondo semestre
- SSD attività didattica
- IUS/04 - diritto commerciale
- Tipologia esame
- Tipologia unità didattica
- Propedeutico a
The Class aim is providing students with instruments to understand the main elements of corporate law, with a special focus on EU regulation on the subject
The theaching also aims to initiate students in the analysis of concrete legal cases to develop their argumentative skills. These activities are part of a training course aimed at providing each student with skills useful for developing the ability to interpret and apply the law, required by the world of the professions.
Risultati dell'apprendimento attesi
Results of learning outcomes
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING: We hope that students gain knowledge and understanding on the current rules of corporate law and on some issues of financial markets law and regulations
APPLYING KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING: We hope that students are able to properly apply the institutions of the subject to concrete cases, and works hypothesis
INDEPENDENT JUDGEMENT: We hope that the students gain critical skills in evaluating the answers/solutions provided to the main issues covered during the course
COMMUNICATION SKILLS: We hope that the students are able to discuss the issues and to propose solutions
LEARNING SKILLS: We hope that the students gain the methodological basis about the legal research on corporate law matters and are able to examine in depth the subjects discussed during the course
- Introduction to corporate law
- Defining legal and economic features of a corporation
- Sources and goals of corporate law: the European Corporate Law framework
- Forces shaping corporate law
- Agency problems affecting the corporation
- Legal strategies used to mitigate the agency problems
- Protection of shareholders
- Protection of non-shareholder constituencies
- Group of companies
- Elements of EU Financial Markets Regulations
Each lecture will be dedicated to a specific topic. After introducing the topic and pointing out all relevant issues pertaining thereto, the lecturer will invite the class to actively participate and debate.
Modalità di insegnamento
In order to attend the course face by face you may enroll by using the Student Booking App that you find on your MYUNITo page (go on MYUnito APP - click on "Student Booking" (https://www.unito.it/avvisi/prenota-e-visualizza-i-posti-aula-con-il-servizio-student-booking).
I remind you that the booking procedure is valid for only one lesson at a time, this means that you have to enroll through the Student Booking tool for each lesson of each course you will attend.
A valid Green Pass is needed to attend the courses and access to the Campus.
Webex for class: https://unito.webex.com/meet/federico.riganti
Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento
Learning assessment methods
oral examination. The examination will verify the knowledge of the main principles of EU legislation on corporate law (also mentioning some aspects of EU Financial Markets regulation)
Students must be registered to the examination and must have passed exams as provided in Department rules. The evaluation of the examination must be recorded immediately.
Attività di supporto
Class attendance is recommended due to the technical nature of the subject. In any case, classroom attendance must be followed by the study of the manual and of the papers provided during the course
Testi consigliati e bibliografia
- Introduction to Company Law
- Anno pubblicazione:
- Oxford University Press
- Paul Davies
- Note testo:
- Book uploaded on Moodle and on e-library
PDF uploaded on Moodle
IMPORTANT - TODAY CLASS (29 sept. 2021)
this is to inform you that today I will not deliver class. Instead of the class, you shall read Chapter 1 of the Book and Material 2. Everything you need is on Moodle.
See you on Monday.