Companies crossing borders

Date: 21 August - 1 September 2017

Venue: UAntwerp, Stadscampus - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 ANTWERP (route: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus)

Short description: Antwerp Summer University

Course description

The programme relates to companies crossing borders, and is composed of four parts:

  • Part 1: introductory lectures on key legal considerations for companies crossing borders; these lectures should enable the students to solve the case  that will form the common theme throughout the summer school;
  • Part 2: exercises on the basis of a case relating to companies involved in a cross-border take-over situation; to be solved by the students in groups (sufficient time will be given to the students to solve the various questions included in the case study); students (per group) will have to submit various written reports of max. 3 pages each per set of questions relating to the case study at various intervals during the summer school; students (per group) will be required to orally present their findings in the various discussion lectures;
  • Part 3: tutorials allowing the students to discuss their solutions to the questions included in the case;
  • Part 4: lectures on specialised cross-borders issues - capita selecta.

Entrance fee: €600

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