Law of Business Obligations (ACTY5320)

Level: 
5
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To provide students with an in depth understanding of legal rules and fundamental legal obligations in the New Zealand business environment.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Business programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisites: COMM5530 or COMM5430 or BSNS5600 or BSNS5600S. Restriction: ALAF5320.
Topics include: 

New Zealand legal system - Nature and sources of New Zealand law, including process for developing legislations, significance of case law and identifying the legal principles, Negligence - negligent misstatement and vicarious liability,
Contract law - creation and vitiation of contract, including restraint of trade, and remedies, Consumer law - Fair Trading Act and Consumer Guarantees Act, Property rights ? real and personal property (including intellectual property)and risks
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 1093

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
1 Mar 18 - 12 Apr 18 LectureThursday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (182-2001)
3 May 18 - 28 Jun 18 LectureThursday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (182-2001)

Class: 5157

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
23 Jul 18 - 24 Sep 18 LectureMonday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (182-2001)
15 Oct 18 - 19 Nov 18 LectureMonday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (182-2001)

Class: 5289

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
24 Jul 17 - 25 Sep 17 LectureMonday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (114-2001)
16 Oct 17 - 20 Nov 17 LectureMonday17:30 - 20:30 Mt Albert (114-2001)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Business (Accountancy), Bachelor of Business (Finance), Bachelor of Business (Management), Bachelor of Business (Marketing).

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