Commercial, Corporate, Finance and Business Law Units of Study (by category and date)

Units of study in the Commercial, Corporate, Finance and Business Law Program fall within the categories listed below. It is a rolling program. Units which are not offered this year but which are currently proposed for next year are also listed below.

1. The Fundamentals

Units of Study
Dates
Fundamentals of Corporate Law
31 March, 1,8,13 April
Fundamentals of Contract Law
19, 20 May & 2, 3 June
Fundamentals of Finance Law
25, 26 August & 22, 23 September
Fundamentals of Regulation
28 August, 31 August & 1 September & 5, 6 October

2. Banking and Finance Law

Units of Study
Dates
Fiduciary Duties and Conflicts of Interest
16-20 & 23 January
Corporate Fundraising
Semester 1 Wed 6-8pm
Personal Property Securities
3, 4 10 & 11 March
International Financial Transactions: Law and Practice
16, 17 & 20, 21 March
Principles of Financial Regulation
6, 7, & 10, 11 April
Insolvency Law
6, 7 & 13, 14 July
Compliance: Theory & Practice in the Financial Services Industry
Semester 2 Tues 6-8pm
Market Manipulation and Insider Trading
5, 6 & 12, 13 October

3. General Commercial and Business Law

Units of Study
Dates
Competition Law
Semester 1 Tues 6-8pm
Expert Evidence Law and Class Action Procedure
Semester 1 Tues 6-8pm
Breach of Contract
Semester 1 Wed 6-8pm
Fiduciary Duties and Conflicts of Interest
16-20, 23 January
Interpreting Commercial Contracts
16, 17 & 20, 21 February
Personal Property Securities
3, 4 & 10, 11 March
Gender Inequality and Development
17, 18, 22, 24 April
Global Energy and Resources Law
4, 5 & 11, 12 May
Insolvency Law
6, 7 & 13, 14 July
Principles of Oil and Gas Law
10, 11 & 13, 14 July
Advanced Obligations and Remedies
17-21 July
Principles of Intellectual Property
21, 22 & 28, 29 July
Advanced Employment Law
25 July, 11, 12 & 25, 26 August
Dispute Resolution in Australia
28, 29 July & 4, 5 August
Contract Management
4, 5 & 18, 19 August
Law of Asset Protection
17, 18 & 24, 25 August
Insurance Contract Law
13, 14 & 18,19 September
Intellectual Property Management & Disputes
29,30 September & 13, 14 October
Cross-Border Deals
20, 21 & 27, 28 October
Interpretation of Statutes and Other Texts
25-27 & 30-31 October
Mediation: Skills and Theory
1, 2 & 8,9 December
Business Crime
4, 5 & 7, 8 December

4. Corporate Law

Units of Study
Dates
Corporate Fundraising
Semester 1 Wed 6-8pm
Corporate Governance
20, 21 & 27, 28 February
US Corporate Law
20, 21 & 27, 28 April
Corporate Social Responsibility: Theory and Policy
20, 21 & 27, 28 July
Market Manipulation and Insider Trading
5, 6 & 12, 13 October

5. International Commercial and Business Law

Units of Study
Dates
Japanese Law
30 January, 6-10 February & 13-14 February
International Import/Export Laws
Semester 1 Tues 6-8pm
International Financial Transactions: Law and Practice
16, 17 & 20, 21 March
International Investment Law
16, 17 & 30, 31 March
Law and Investment in Asia
17, 18 & 31 March, 1 April
Gender Inequality and Development
17, 18, 22, 24 April
US Corporate Law
20, 21 & 27, 28 April
Global Energy and Resources Law
4, 5 & 11, 12 May
Mergers and Acquisitions in Asia
1, 2 & 8, 9 June
International Commercial Arbitration
Semester 2 Thurs 6-8pm
World Trade Organization Law 1
9, 10 August & 8,9 September
Doing Business in China
11, 12 & 25, 26 August
International Dispute Resolution
17, 18 & 24, 25 August
Human Rights and the Global Economy
25, 26 August & 8,9 September
Doing Business in Emerging Markets
30, 31 August & 1, 4, 5 September
International Business Law
8, 9 & 15, 16 September
Cross-Border Deals
20, 21 & 27, 28 October
Business Crime
4, 5 & 7, 8 December

6. Proposed units for 2018

Units of Study
Advanced Financing Techniques
Commercial Trusts
Commercial Conflict of Laws
Consumer Contracts and Product Defects
Contractual Damages
Controlling Liability by Contract
Copyright and Copyright Industries
Corporate Innovation and Regulation
Debt & Equity Financing
Fundamentals of the Board and Directors’ Duties
Fundamentals of Commercial Law
Fundamentals of the Law of Trusts
Global Oil and Gas Contracts and Issues
Interaction of Torts and Contracts
International Contract Law
Plain English in Legal Drafting
Regulation of Corporate Crime
Securities and Markets Regulation
Shareholders' Remedies
Takeovers and Reconstructions