DCOM-5205 Introduccion al Derecho Comercial

The goal is to analyze the historical evolution and current trends of Commercial Law, especially regarding trends of harmonization and standardization. Also, to identify the principles of Commercial Law, and to reinforce the knowledge of institutions regulated in the first Code of Commerce, in order to achieve its practical application. Basic topics: Historical evolution and perspectives of commercial law, sources of commercial laws, Subjective and objective systems (act of trade and tradesmen), professional duties of tradesmen, commercial registry and commerce chambers, sole proprietorship and its meaning in Colombian law, Trends in harmonization and standardization of Commercial Law.