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Corporate Innovation and Regulation (LAWS6318)

This unit will cover recent developments in innovation and the law, including disruptive technology and new business models in a range of contexts including the sharing economy, fintech, and more. The unit will also consider the role of trust, the increasing importance of politics in corporate governance, and a range of new global public law issues that have affected the role of the corporation, and the impact of technology, in society. As well as discussing cutting-edge developments in innovation, the unit will discuss challenges for the regulator in staying abreast and ahead of these fast moving changes in society.

Nov 29, 30 and Dec 6, 7 (9-4)

general class participation and specialised seminar discussions (20%), written class quiz to be held on Day 4 (20%) and essay or exam (60%) (choice of research mode to be discussed with students)


Intensive December

26 Nov 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 07 Dec 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Census dates shows the latest date to cancel out of a unit*
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Elizabeth Pollman
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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