Course detail

Law in the Area of Civil Engineering Business

FAST-CV015Acad. year: 2018/2019

This course is cross-sectional course. It is oriented to branches of law with problems in civil engineering business in the Czech Republic. Legislation interpretation explains discretions, duties and legal consequences associated with these activities. The rules for exercise activities in civil engineering and kinds of business licences are determined.

Department

Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

After successful completion of the course, students will be able to:
- understand systemize business legislation
- distinguish the character of legal relations and is subsumed under the legal branch
- apply the relevant legal case law
- orient themselves in public and private registries, understand their content and purpose
- get to know with appropriate information sources and be able to find appropriate information

Prerequisites

None special knowledge is requested. The course connects general knowledge from bachelor study at non-law faculties.

Co-requisites

Expected to have basic knowledge of the law on the level and scope of secondary education and shall be no more expert knowledge.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures, practical classes and self-study assignments. Attendance at lectures is optional, but attendance at classes is compulsory.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Active participation in seminars, including presentations given topics. Successful completion of the final written test.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Legal regulation of business
2. Forms and types of business
3. Behavior of the entrepreneur
4. Registration and notification obligation of entrepreneurs
5. Rights and obligations related to trade
6. Construction business covered by the Trade Act and the Building Act
7. Types of activities and organizational structure of legal entities
8. Fundamental rights and obligations of members of statutory and other bodies of corporations

Aims

The aim of this cross-sectional course is to inform the students about branches of law focused on problems in civil engineering business in the Czech Republic.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-E-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-K-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Legal regulation of business
2. Forms and types of business
3. Behavior of the entrepreneur
4. Registration and notification obligation of entrepreneurs
5. Rights and obligations related to trade
6. Construction business covered by the Trade Act and the Building Act
7. Types of activities and organizational structure of legal entities
8. Fundamental rights and obligations of members of statutory and other bodies of corporations

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Business
2. Data boxes and electronic signature
3. Basic public and private registers
4. Foreign business unit
5. Types of trades, their content
6. Trade Register, Commercial register
7. Authorized persons
8. Commercial companies and cooperative