COURSE INFORMATION
Course Title: BUSINESS LAW
Code Course Type Regular Semester Lecture Recit. Lab Credits ECTS
BUS 203 B 3 - - - 3 5
Lecturer and Office Hours: Eglantina Farruku
Teaching Assistant(s) and Office Hours: -
Language: English
Compulsory/Elective: Compulsory
Classroom and Meeting Time: N/A
Course Description: Business Law: The titles of the subjects are; Commercial undertaking, commercial affairs and results, merchant, trade register, unfair competition, classification of companies, Stock Corporation, negotiable instruments.
Course Objectives: The objective of the subject "Business Law" is equipping the student with legal knowledge on business practices. The student should be knowledgeable and understand the various legal problems faced by business organizations, various commercial transactions and propose solutions to them. At the same time, the student must be able to communicate, argue and analyze the information before audiences, legal experts and non-experts in this field.
COURSE OUTLINE
Week Topics
1 Definition and sources of business law. Key aspects of legal framework on commercial companies.
2 General Partnership. Limited Company
3 Limited Liability Company
4 Joint-Stock Company. Stocks and Bonds
5 Independent Audit of commercial companies
6 Groups and Reorganization of Commercial Companies
7 The invalidity of commercial companies and their acts
8 Midterm Exam
9 Dissolution and liquidation of Companies. Criminal Law on commercial companies
10 Project Presentation
11 Business Contracts
12 Intellectual Property
13 Public Procurement, the main principles, procedures
14 Labor Law
Prerequisite(s): None
Textbook: Ligji i ri mbi shoqëritë tregtare: Interpretuar sipas burimeve të tij në të drejtën Evropiane - Thomas Bachner, Edmund Philip Schuster, Martin Wineer - Shkurt 2009 "E drejtatregtare" Dr. ArgitaMalltezi 2011 "E drejta e biznesit" Argita Malltezi, Jonida Rustemaj, Leabla Pelinku 2013 Leksione te pedagogut
Other References: Ligji nr.10475 date 27.10.2011 "Per disa ndryshime ne Ligjin 9901 date 14.4.2008 "Per tregtaret dhe shoqerite tregtare", Ligji 9723 "Per Qendren Kombetare te Regjistrimit", Ligji nr. 9879 dt. 21.02.2008 "Per Titujt", Ligji nr.10 091 dt.05.03.2009 "Per Auditimin Ligjor, Ligji nr. 9228 dt 29.04.2004 "Për Kontabilitetin dhe Pasqyrat Financiare", Kodi Civil i Republikes se Shqiperise (i azhornuar), Udhezimi Nr.24 date 02/09/2008 "Per Procedurat Tatimore ne Republiken e Shqiperise", Ligji 9735 "Tatimi mbi te ardhurat" Ligji 9632 "Per sistemin e Taksave Vendore" LIGJI 61/2012 Per akcizat ne Republiken e Shqiperise Ligji nr. 7764 dt. 02.11.1993 "Per investimet e Huaja", Ligji per "Pergjegjesine Penale te Personave Juridik", Ligji nr.9643 datë 20.11.2006 "Per Prokurorimet Publike"
Laboratory Work: N/A
Computer Usage: N/A
Others: No
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1 Gain knowledge on possible legal problems in commercial companies
2 Effective communication, argumentation and analysis of legal issues in general
3 The acquisition of ethical principles in business and those involved in business
4 Recognition of relations between stakeholders in business
5 Gain knowledge on legal actions in the field of business, in particular sales contract and agency
COURSE CONTRIBUTION TO... PROGRAM COMPETENCIES
(Blank : no contribution, 1: least contribution ... 5: highest contribution)
No Program Competencies Cont.
COURSE EVALUATION METHOD
Method Quantity Percentage
Midterm Exam(s)
1
30
Term Paper
1
10
Final Exam
1
50
Attendance
10
Total Percent: 100%
ECTS (ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD)
Activities Quantity Duration(Hours) Total Workload(Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignments
Final examination 1 20 20
Other 1 5 5
Total Work Load:
125
Total Work Load/25(h):
5
ECTS Credit of the Course:
5