Course detail

Business Law

ÚSI-1SAOBAcad. year: 2011/2012

Subject is aimed at problems of business law and bankruptcy and liquidation. Students will be acquaintance with business relations of obligation, with mandatory and dispositive legal norms. Stress will be placed on concrete contract types from the point of view of legal praxis and on individual contract law and important pertinences of contract types.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be able to conclude most common types of business law contracts.


Not requested.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Condition of course-unit credit:
Active participation in seminars.

Course curriculum

1. Structure of Business Code, work with Business Code, terms and relations to Civil Code, status of business law in legal order.
2. Companies, basic characteristic of companies, comparison.
3. Business of citizens and foreigners, relation to Small business law, accountancy of businessmen.
4. Contract types - application in praxis, problems.
5. Business register, development, history, present status, economic competition.
6. Conclusion of business contracts, basic belongings, changes, allegation, end of limitations, contractual fine, assurance, avoidance of contract.
7. Comparison of contracts concluded according to Business Code and Civil Code, contract of work, contract of future contract.
8. Contract of purchase, contract of sale or rent of company, credit contract, licence contract to object of industrial property.
9. Contract of storage, commission contract.
10. Mandate contract about control activity, forwarding contract, contract of transport.
11. Contract of bank stake. Contract of storage, contract of current and deposit account.
12. Contracts of charter or rent of means of transport, brokerage contract, contract of trade representation, contract of silent partnership.
13. Insolvent law Nr. 328/1991 Col., interpretation of law, relation to Business Code, novels, present status.

Work placements

Not applicable.


Goal of the subject is to acquaint students with structure of Business law act. General attention will be dedicated to the status of businessmen and selected relations connecting with business.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Janků, Martin a kol: Základy práva pro posluchače neprávnických fakult. 1.vyd. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2004, s. 273-476.

Recommended reading

Obchodní zákoník a předpisy související v platném znění
Občanský zákoník v platném znění
Zákon o konkursu a vyrovnání v platném znění
Zákon o zadávání veřejných zakázek v platném znění.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MSoI Master's

    branch EID , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory
    branch REI , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer