Checking date: 23/06/2020


Course: 2020/2021

Law for creating, protecting and financing firms
(17673)
Study: Bachelor in Management and Technology (351)


Coordinating teacher: GARCIA MANDALONIZ, MARTA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Private Law

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

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Description of contents: programme
INTRODUCTION: Legal requirements for creating, protecting and financing innovative firms. BLOCK I: LAW OF COMPANIES. 1. Types of company: key criteria for selecting a company. 2. Formation process for companies: paper process and electronic process. 3. Organizational structures: general meeting for shareholders and corporate director. BLOCK II: INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY LAW. 1. Industrial property titles for protecting business innovation: patents, industrial designs, trademarks, trade names and domain names. BLOCK III: LAW FOR FINANCING FIRMS. 1. Internal finance: self-financing, share capital, issues shares in the stock market. 2. External finance: ¿3F: family, friends and fools¿, bank loans, and supplier credit. 3. Alternative finance for innovative firms: crowdfunding, participative loans, business angels and venture capital, 4. alternative markets.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 20
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 80

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