Course detail

Corporate Law

FP-UopPAcad. year: 2019/2020

The aim is to acquaint students with basic business law as an act regulating commercial relations and business entities to explain the basic concepts of business law.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be made familiar with law terminology and regulations and will be capable of reading of the law.


Students are expected to have general knowledge of law at secondary school level.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

zákon č. 89/2012 Sb., občanský zákoník (CS)
zákon č. 90/2012 Sb., o obchodních společnostech a družstvech (zákon o obchodních korporacích) (CS)
MADAR, Z. a kol.: Slovník českého práva 1. a 2. díl: A-O a P-Z. 1. vydání. Praha. Linde 1995. 1390 s. ISBN: 80-85647-62-1 (CS)
HENDRYCH,D. a kol.: Právnický slovník. 2. rozšířené vydání. Praha. C.H.BECK 2003. 1340 s. ISBN 80-7179-740-5 (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes the form of two-hour lectures. The lecture includes a presentation of the basic concepts and principles and illustrative examples.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

A course-unit credit is not awarded for this course.
The exam has a written form. It is a test with questions. The classification of this module is in accordance with the rules of the Faculty of Business and Management.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Basic concepts - business, businessman, company
Public register
Commercial Corporation - basic concepts, types of companies, their establishment, formation, authority, the person authorized to act, liability for the company, dissolution, extinction; liquidation
Limited liability company
Joint stock company
The European company
Unfair Competition


The aim of the course is to introduce students to the various forms of business corporations as well as with competition law.

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

Attendance at lectures is not compulsory. The course includes lectures only; there are no seminars.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BAK-UAD Bachelor's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme BAK Bachelor's

    branch BAK-UAD-D , 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer