Credits: 2

Schedule: 20.03.2019 - 03.04.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

IV spring (2018-2019, 2019-2020)

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course students will have an understanding of the key legal issues of venture capital transactions and M&A's such as analyzing term-sheets, formulating and drafting the representations and warranties, investment agreements, convertible loan agreements, merger agreements, purchase agreements and their derivatives.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Introduction to current practice of legal structuring related to venture capital investments as well as mergers and acquisitions through lectures and real life cases that are solved in small groups and presented and discussed during seminar sessions.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

There will be no written examination in this course. The course evaluation will be based on individual participation and contribution and three group assignments.

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

2 ECTS = 2 x 27h ≈ 54 h (Contact hours: 9h, Independent and group work: 45h)

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces the course TU-91.2022 and TU-91.2036

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

TU-E4030 Entrepreneurial Finance/TU-E4031 Startup Finance and TU-E1131 Financial Modeling in Strategy and Venturing recommended

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Limited to max 20 students. Students majoring in Strategy and Venturing are given priority.


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