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Business and Trade Law, Group E + BBP

- Legal texts may only be used without being marked or underlined (this includes inscribing through words, symbols, or paragrpahs). Only the name of the title bearer may be used.
Course code
Course type
BSc Course
Weekly Hours
HS 2023
Dr. Philipp Reeb, Dr. Björn Hürten
Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.
1) An overview of the legal forms available for businesses
2) Definition of merchant (§§ 1-6 HGB)
3) Importance of the Commercial Register
4) Merges and Acquisitions, Venture Capital
5) Selected commercial transactions
6) Organizational structure and liability within partnerships
7) Organizational structure, liability and raising of capital within companies limited by shares
8) Compliance
Date Time
Thursday, 02.11.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Thursday, 09.11.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Monday, 13.11.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Monday, 20.11.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Thursday, 30.11.2023 08:00 - 11:15
Wednesday, 06.12.2023 08:00 - 11:15
BGB, HGB, AktG und GmbHG (e. g. NomosGesetze Zivilrecht-Wirtschaftsrecht, 23rd ed. 2014) Kindler: Grundkurs Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht, 6. Aufl. 2012, Verlag C.H. Beck (7. Aufl. angekündigt) Führich, Wirtschaftsprivatrecht, 12. Aufl. 2014, Verlag Vahlen Roth/Weller: Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht, 8. Aufl. 2013, Verlag VahlenSchade, Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht, 3. Aufl. 2014 (Verlag C.F. Müller) Secondary literature:Führich/Werdan, Wirtschaftsprivatrecht in Fällen und Fragen, 6. Aufl. 2013, Verlag Vahlen
Learning based on lectures and slides being made available after each session (no studies from textbooks necessary)
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