Criminal Business Law

Overview of the following sub-areas and selected legal issues: Prosecution of and combating white-collar crime, criminal liability and impunity, sanctions, typical general white-collar offences, special abuse offences, creditor protection offences, accounting offences, money laundering, corruption offences, protection of business and trade secrets, computer criminal law, intellectual property criminal law, unfair competition, investor protection, capital market criminal law and violation of banking secrecy, food criminal law, environmental offences, financial criminal law, criminal procedure law.

Mode of delivery

face to face

Type

compulsory

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources/tools

M. Eder-Rieder (2019), Einführung in das Wirtschaftsstrafrecht, (dzt 5. Auflage) aktuelle Auflage, NWV.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, discussions, casework

Assessment methods and criteria

Final exam with 70 points, continuous assessment 30 points

Infos

Degree programme

European Economy & Business Management (Bachelor)

Cycle

Bachelor

ECTS Credits

3.00

Language of instruction

German

Curriculum

Full-Time

Academic year

2023

Semester

4 SS

Incoming

No

Learning outcome

Graduates have an overview of national and international criminal offences relevant to business as well as an insight into criminal procedural law; they are able to conduct business in compliance with criminal law and to make use of targeted and appropriate legal advice and representation. The learning outcomes of this course contribute mainly to the following (international) programme learning outcomes: LO 2.1.

Course code

0389-20-01-VZ-DE-46c