LAW8110 Advanced Insolvency Law and Practice 1 (FOBUS)


Semester 1 (EXT)Toowoomba


Units 1.0 (Business and Commercial Law) Band 3


Pre-requisite: LAW5503 or an understanding of Australian Legal Principles


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


Synopsis

As the practicalities of a market economy determine that businesses will fail, insolvency law is an integral part of the legal framework of business. This course seeks to build on a very basic understanding of bankruptcy and corporate insolvency. The course develops areas of practical significance in the areas of terminal insolvency administration:- bankruptcy and liquidation.