119-0500/01 – Law in Business (LIB)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of LawCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Mgr. Ing. Alexander Bělohlávek, Dr.Subject version guarantorMgr. Pavel Godický
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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GOD20 Mgr. Pavel Godický
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to introduce regulatory environment of entrepreneurship including the general theory of law and the principles of legal relations under the law of obligations. In the subject students are supposed to: - describe regulatory environment, define its subject, outline the methods of regulation and list basal forms of regulation, - comprehend principles of the public law and private law regulation and to explain differences between them - applicate gained knowledge and comprehension to interprete and solve model situations

Teaching methods



The aim of the subject is to introduce regulatory environment of enterprising, incl. the general theory of law and the principles of legal relations under the law of obligations

Compulsory literature:

Kelsen, H.: General Theory of Law and State. union: Law book Exchange, 1999 Slováková, Z: Czech business Law. Praha: Právnická fakulta Univerzity Karlovy, 2002

Recommended literature:

Clark, L. S., Kinder, P.D.: Law and business: the regulatory enviroment. 3rd edition. MC Grawy Hill, 1991 Morse, G.: Charslesworth&Morse Company Law. 17th edition. Sweet&Maxwell Limited. Great Britain, 2002. Bradgate, R., White, F., Fennell, S.: Commercial Law. 3rd edition. Blackston Press Limited. Great Britain, 1996. Whist, R. : Competition Law. 5th edition. Butterworth & Co (Publisher) Ltd, Great Britain, 2001

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Origin of law. State and law. Law cultures. Forms of law. Legal rules. 2. Legal relations. Legal facts. Subjects of right and duties. Objects of rights and duties. Legal capacity. Civil rights and duties. 3. System of law. Classification of law. Branches of law. Private law and public law. Substantiv law and procedural law. 4. Public law. Constitutional law. Criminal law. Administrative law. 5. Private law. Civil law. Family law. Copyright law. Commercial law. Labour law. 6. International law. Public international law. Law of international commerce. 7. Commercial law. Tradesman and enterprising. Firm. Tradsman representatives. Foreign tradesman. 8. Companies register and trading company. Incorporation of company. Articles of association. Merges and other conversions. Dissolution of company. Striking company off register. Liquidation. Insolvency. 9. Trading companies. Company limited. General partnership. Limited partnership. Joint stock company. Cooperative. 10. Competition law. Unfair competition. Restraint of trade. Merger regulation. Maintance of monopoly situation. 11. Introduction to contract law. Law of obligations. Formation, guarantee, changes and extinction of obligations

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester)
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Examination Examination 100  51
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T011) Economics and Law in Business P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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