COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Commercial Enterprise Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 206
Spring
3
0
3
6
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Evaluation of the provisions of the New Turkish Commercial Code (no. 6102) related to commercial enterprise law.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Comprehend basic principles of Commercial Law
  • Determine the provisions which may be applied to a commercial dispute and their hierarchical order
  • Understand the concepts of "enterprise", "commercial enterprise" and "tradesman enterprise" and determine the differences amongst them
  • Relationship between merchant and independent merchant intermediaries
  • Evaluate the principles related to competition, unfair competition and conclusions
  • Understand Commercial Register, its importance and operation, E-Commercial Register and its rules
  • Get information about operation related to payment for international commercial transactions.
Course Content Concept of commercial provision, definition, nature and legal quality of commercial enterprise, concepts of commercial headquartes and branches, transfer and pledge of commercial enterprise, concept of commercial transaction, conclusions of being qualified as commercial transaction, especially joint and severe liability and interest for commercial transactions, provisions which are applied to commercial transactions and their hierarchical order, commercial jurisdiction, specify commercial actions, concept of merchant, and conclusions of being merchant, acquire and loss of merchant title, merchant intermediaries, dependent intermediaries (commercial representative, commercial agent and other merchant intermediaries) and independent intermediaries (broker, agency and commissioner), Commercial Registry, subjects which must be registered, registry transactions, inspection duty of registry officer, registry and publication, effects of registry and publication, Commercial Name of real person merchant and legal person merchant, registration, using and protection of commercial name, enterprise name, trademark, definition and types of trademarks, registration of trademarks, rights and obligations of trademark owners, legal transactions related to trademark, nullity of trademarks, termination of trademarks, protection of trademarks, unfair competition, commercial books.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction; commercial enterprise concept and elements of a commercial enterprise Syllabus
2 Concepts of headquarters and branch for a commercial enterprise; transfer of a commercial enterprise Course notes given by lecture.
3 Commercial enterprise pledge - I Course notes given by lecture.
4 Commercial enterprise pledge – II Course notes given by lecture.
5 Commercial transaction Course notes given by lecture.
6 Commercial action Course notes given by lecture.
7 Real person merchant and legal person merchant Course notes given by lecture.
8 Conclusions of being a merchant; commercial books Course notes given by lecture.
9 Review for mid-term exam; mid-term exam Course notes given by lecture.
10 Commercial registry Course notes given by lecture.
11 Commercial name and enterprise name Course notes given by lecture.
12 Trademark and its protection Course notes given by lecture.
13 Unfair competition Course notes given by lecture.
14 Dependent merchant intermediaries and conclusions Course notes given by lecture.
15 Independent merchant intermediaries Course notes given by lecture.
16 Final exam
Course Textbooks Sabih Arkan: Ticari İşletme Hukuku, 23rd ed., Ankara, 2017
References

Oruç Hami Şener: Ticari İşletme Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, Ankara, 2016; Ali Bozer/Celal Göle, Ticari İşletme Hukuku, 2nd ed., Ankara, 2013; Reha Poroy, Hamdi Yasaman: Ticari İşletme Hukuku, İstanbul, 2012; Rıza Ayhan/Mehmet Özdamar/Hayrettin Çağlar: Ticari İşletme Hukuku Genel Esaslar, 6th ed., 2013; Hüseyin Ülgen/Ömer Teoman/Mehmet Helvacı/Abuzer Kendigelen/Arslan Kaya/Füsun N. Nomer Ertan; Ticari İşletme Hukuku, Oniki Levha Kitapçılık, İstanbul, 2015.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
15
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
20
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
40
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
60
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
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
2
15
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
20
Final / Oral Exam
1
26
    Total
180

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 To solve problems, to have analytical and holistic viewpoint and to develop strategic thinking as a principle in the field of law X
2 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to critique what they have already learn in the field of law, adopting lifelong learning and continuously developing themselves X
3 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to analyze and interpret their academic knowledge and express their solutions regarding legal problems both oral and written X
4 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to understand the legal concepts and ideas in both national and multinational settings and practice cross disciplinary and comparative analysis X
5 To be aware of principles of social, occupational, and legal ethics X
6 To create solutions with creative and innovative motives when coming across with unexpected legal situations, and be able to apply the academic gain during new and unconventional occasions X
7 Acquiring leadership qualifications and applying them successfully X
8 Working efficiently and effectively, learning how to be a team member, taking responsibilities, being open minded, constructive, vulnerable to criticism and having self confidence X
9 To be able to reach the latest scientific resources, court decisions and other sources of law and be able to transfer the academic knowledge to real life with both national and international thinking X
10 To know and act according to the social, scientific and ethical values under any circumstances such as data collection, interpretation, announcing and practicing regarding legal, social and political progress X
11 To be able to use a foreign language as fluent as possible for both pursuing the legal information and court decisions and developing proper communication with colleagues from other countries, ("European Language Portfolio Global Scale", Level B1) X
12 Above average in both written and spoken of a second foreign language X
13 Able to use computer programs and technology to an adequate level required by the field of law ("European Computer Driving License", Advanced Level") X

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