HUK 509 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Liability of BoD Members in Joint Stock Corporations
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 509
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
7.5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Second Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to review the provisions on BoD Members in Joint Stock\nCorporations, which have been renewed considerably through Turkish Commercial Code No. 6102.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Explain the formation of board of directors, the legal relation between the members of the board of directors and joint stock corporation.
  • Discuss actions to be taken in the event where a membership in the board of directors becomes vacant.
  • Solve possible problems that may occur between the board of directors and the joint stock corporation or other beneficiaries.
  • Explain the function and operation of the board of directors.
  • Evaluate the board of directors in one-man corporations.
  • Explain the benefits of holding meetings of the board of directors via electronic means.
Course Content Formation of executive boards in incorporations, requirements of becoming a member of executive board, functions and operation of the executive board, executive board in single incorporations, principles of legal responsibility of members of executive boards, duties of members of executive boards, termination of membership in executive boards, corporate management and executive boards meeting through electronic media constitute the contents of this course.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction; formation of board of directors in joint stock corporations; requirements of becoming a member of board of directors and termination of membership in board of directors AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 3-67
2 Functions and duties of the board of directors AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 145-168
3 Operation and organization of the board of directors AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 69-131; 133-143
4 Legal relation between the members of the board of directors and the joint stock corporation; assignment (practical study) AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, s. 276-292
5 Obligations of the members of board of directors and the scope of the care obligation AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 181-246
6 Legal liability of members of board of directors-1 AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 269-276; 292-368
7 Legal liability of members of board of directors-2 AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 368-412
8 MID-TERM EXAM
9 Cases of termination of liability of members of board of directors AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 413-464
10 Liability of members of board of directors arising from public debts of the joint stock corporation ÇAMOĞLU, Ersin, Anonim Ortaklık Yönetim Kurulu Üyelerinin Hukuki Sorumluluğu (Kamu Borçlarından Sorumluluk ile), Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2010, pp. 271-278
11 Committees to be established by the board of directors AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 132-133
12 Holding meetings of board of directors and making decisions via electronic means AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2016, pp. 255-257
13 Presentations
14 Presentations
15 Review of the semester
16 FINAL EXAM

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

AKDAĞ GÜNEY, Necla, Anonim Şirket Yönetim Kurulu, Vedat Kitapçılık, Istanbul 2016.

Suggested Readings/Materials
  • ÇAMOĞLU, Ersin, Anonim Ortaklık Yönetim Kurulu Üyelerinin Hukuki Sorumluluğu (Kamu Borçlarından Sorumluluk ile), Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2010.
  • DİNÇ, Serhan, Anonim Şirketlerde Yönetim Kurulu Üyelerinin Hukuki Sorumluluğu, Seçkin, Ankara 2017.
  • TEKİNALP, Ünal/POROY, Reha/ÇAMOĞLU, Ersin, Ortaklıklar Hukuku I, Vedat Kitapçılık, İstanbul 2014.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
15
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
10
Presentation / Jury
1
10
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
30
Final Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
19
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
2
10
Presentation / Jury
1
46
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
25
Final Exam
1
30
    Total
225

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1 To consolidate the ability of interpretation of events on the basis of legal principles by analytical thinking in the field of private law.
2 The acquisition of knowledge on private law and its sub-disciplines.
3 To generate new information putting together the knowledge of various disciplines with theoretical and applied ones that are gained from expert level of private law.
4 To have the ability for utilizing theoretical and applied knowledge gaining from expert level of private law on the analysis of the problems.
5
To be able to interpret with a critical point of view by making connection between legal concepts, institutions and methods.
6 To be able to convey the expert level of knowledge and equipment that will be possessed on private law and its sub-disciplines effectively verbally and in writing.
7 To be able to solve legal disputes, particularly those brought before the judicial bodies.
8 To be able to have effective communication skills.
9 To pursue social, scientific and ethical values during the processing and evaluation of knowledge.
10 To be able to conduct an independent study that requires specialty in the field of private law and about its sub-disciplines.

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest