LAW3110 Insolvency and Restructuring Law (FOBUS)


Semester 2 (EXT)Toowoomba


Units 1.0 (Business and Commercial Law) Band 3


Pre-requisite or Co-requisite: LAW2106


Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at <http://www.usq.edu.au/ict/students/standards/default.htm>.


Synopsis

The course will provide a comprehensive coverage of the law of insolvency and restructuring as it affects both individuals and corporations. The course examines the major types of insolvency administration provided for by the law, for both individuals and corporations - bankruptcy, Part X arrangements, receivership, voluntary administrations and liquidations. Some emphasis is placed on the process of bankruptcy and liquidation and a major part of the course is a consideration of the provisions dealing with company rescue.