Introduction to European and German Company Law
Course Type and Contact Hours
Lecture / 2 hrs per week
6 (if exam has been passed)
The course will be held in every winter semester.
Time Schedule and Course Venue
An up-to-date electronic course catalogue for the winter semester will be available on the website http://www.fu-berlin.de/vv from late August to late February. Please select "Fachbereiche" - "Rechtswissenschaft" - "Staatsexamensstudiengang" and "Rechtswissenschaft" in order to access the Law courses.
In every EU member state companies are essential market players. The course offers an insight into the basic legal rules governing the various forms of companies. Subjects include a general introduction to the common principles of company law and to the European legislation in that field as well as an overview on recent developments in the German company law.
This course is recommended to Themis students.
Prior registration for this course is not required.
There will be a written final examination.
Registration for the Exam
Students have to register for the exam with the course instructor. They are not required to register formally at the Examination Office.