ACCA - Skills Level - Corporate & Business Law (LW)
The Corporate and Business Law syllabus begins with an overview of the English legal system such as the court system, before diving into a range of specific business-related legal areas of most concern to finance professionals.
These laws include the formation and constitution of companies, the financing of companies and types of capital, and the day-to-day management, the administration and regulation of companies and legal aspects of insolvency law.
Identify the crucial elements of the legal system, including key sources of law
Identify and apply relevant legal rules relating to the law of obligations
Describe and apply the law relating to employment relationships
Differentiate between alternative forms and constitutions of organizations
Identify and compare types of capital and company financing
Explain how companies are managed, administered and regulated
Identify the legal implications relating to insolvency law
Gain an understanding of corporate fraudulent and criminal behavior