373-0104-00L  Legal Aspects of Starting & Growing a Business

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersT. Brenner
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentOnly for CAS in Entrepreneurial Leadership in Technology Ventures.


373-0104-00 GLegal Aspects of Starting & Growing a Business
Block course
Date: 24-26 June 2021
Location: WEV F 109-111
Time: 08.30 - 18.00
16s hrs
24.06.08:15-18:00WEV F 109 »
25.06.08:15-18:00WEV F 109 »
26.06.08:15-18:00WEV F 109 »
T. Brenner

Catalogue data

AbstractThis module helps build a specific understanding of the immediate regulatory environment in Switzerland and zooms into specific aspects of tax law, employment regulations, etc. that will be relevant for the build-​up of a new legal entity in Switzerland. 
ObjectiveThis module enables participants:
- To develop competence and confidence in making important formal decisions when setting up their business and understanding the far-​reaching implications of those decisions (e.g., location, tax, legal form, etc.)
- To understand key terms and financial implications of important venture operations (e.g. payroll, social security, insurances, ESOPs & incentive plans)
- To lay the foundations and prepare for growth and expansion (e.g., international contracting, legal aspects of the Board of Directors, SLAs).

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits1 credit
ExaminersT. Brenner
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.

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PriorityRegistration for the course unit is only possible for the primary target group
Primary target groupCAS ETH Entrepreneurial Leadership Techn. Ventures (373000)

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