Students who minor in Business Legislation & Company Governance develop a robust understanding of the authorized and ethical impact of enterprise practices and the worldwide economic system. The Centre is especially nicely-identified for its established research and educating experience in competitors law, tax, company and monetary law, international commerce legislation; providing strengths in a broad range of subjects encompassing enterprise regulation, shopper regulation, and contract law.
With economic structures rapidly becoming globalised, information of authorized implications in company governance, and the broader points of business law and ethical practices, provides you with relevant knowledge when entering the workforce.
While this major doesn’t qualify you to practise as a lawyer, it does meet the increasing demand for graduates who have the authorized information and practical abilities to work in company business or government and it may be a helpful stepping-stone to additional law research, reminiscent of Curtin’s Bachelor of Laws.
Different really useful electives that may very well be taken in both 12 months, topic to any pre- or co-requisites, embody Administrative Law, a commercial regulation course (either Secured Transactions, Cost Methods, or Sales), Trade Secrets and techniques & Unfair Practices (normally offered Fall time period), Securities Regulation (often offered Spring time period), Treatments (offered at least once per tutorial 12 months), Legal Interviewing & Counseling (usually supplied Fall term), and Employment Discrimination Law (normally provided Spring time period).
The wealthy and assorted curriculum includes not only traditional topic areas, comparable to enterprise associations, revenue tax, and business regulation but in addition newer ones, akin to our on-line world and telecommunications legislation, that challenge us to adapt authorized guidelines to quick-changing applied sciences.