Successful joint ventures


This course will be of benefit to anyone new to the area of joint ventures. The course covers the key aspects to consider when advising on a joint venture including the commercial and legal considerations when drafting the articles of association and shareholders agreements.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will obtain a greater understanding of:

  • the methods of structuring a Joint Venture;
  • the content of the Shareholders Agreement and Articles of Association (and when each document should be used);
  • how to protect minority shareholders; and
  • the options for termination (including the operation of deadlock and default).

Authored By

Jackie Sheldon is a freelance senior lecturer specialising in designing, writing and delivering company law courses. Jackie qualified as a corporate solicitor in the City at Taylor Wessing before moving to the North West and working at Pannone LLP and Hammonds. Jackie has been teaching for over 9 years, is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Education. Jackie is currently delivering modules on the Legal Practice Course in Manchester together with writing and presenting professional development courses nationwide on current company law topics.

CPD Points: 1

CPD Duration (hours): 1

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price: £30.00 (excludes VAT)