Law in Business Relations
FAST-HV53Acad. year: 2020/2021
Overview of commercial code, its fundamentals. Parallel of commercial and civil law. Basic enactment of commercial code. Firm and business assets, business name, business secrets, companies register. Business competition and unfair competition. Commercial companies and syndicates, their establishment, changes and disposal. Co-partnership company, commandite company, limited liability company, joint-stock company, 4 types of syndicates. Co-partners, basic capital, partnership contracts and foundation documents. Business commitments relations, comparison with civil commitments relations. Non-mandatory and mandatory enactment. Particular contractual nominated types from commercial code, their creation in practice, standard contracts and their use. Securing commitments.
Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Basic knowledge interrelated with business law and their interpretation and application on corporate environment.
Common law knowledge from secondary school is required.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
DAVIDSON, Daniel: Business law principles and cases in the legal environment. Mason, Ohio: Thomson/South-Western/West, 2004. ISBN 0324153635. (EN)
PELIKÁNOVÁ, Irena: Obchodní společnosti. Praha: ASPI, 2006. ISBN 978-80-735-7149-8. (CS)
KOTÁSEK, Josef a kol.: Kurs obchodního práva. Právo cenných papírů. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7179-454-7. (CS)
MAREK, Karel: Smluvní obchodní právo: kontrakty . Brno: Masarykova universita , 2008. ISBN 978-80-201-4619-1. (CS)
BEJČEK, Josef a kol.: Kurs obchodního práva obchodní závazky. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7400-337-0. (CS)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
To expand law knowledge by knowledge related to business and commercial engagement relations including legal forms of capital and personal companies.
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.
Type of course unit
26 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer