School of Law

SOLM030 Multinational Enterprises: Business and Legal Organisation (Sem 1) (Not running for 2019-20)

Module Description

  • Getting to Know MNEs:
  • The Business and Legal Organisation of MNEs I: Major Trends in Business Organisation.
  • The Business and Legal Organisation of MNEs II: Major Trends in Legal Structures and Organisation.
  • Regulating MNEs.
  • Jurisdictional Limits of National Law and the Regulation of MNEs
  • Control over Entry and Establishment of MNEs.
  • Liberalisation of Entry and Establishment.
  • Taxation
  • Regulation through Company Law I: Group Liability, Network Liability and Directors Duties.
  • Regulation through Company Law II: Corporate Governance and Disclosure.

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law
  • LLM in International Business Law
  • LLM in Energy and Natural Law
  • LLM in International Economic Law

Mode of Assessment

5,000-7,500 word essay

Credits

30 Credits