Niklas Arvidsson

Professor, Professor

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Law


  • company law, contract law, the law of obligations, construction law


My research mainly concerns company law, contract law and the law of obligations; especially corporate law, general contract law and construction law. My doctoral thesis focuses on shareholders´ agreements and their legal consequences within private law. At present I´m writing a book on consumer law regarding construction works together with Per Samuelsson and, together with Johan Adestam, an analytically orienterad commentary on the Instruments of Debt Act.


1. Teaching/Course responsibility:

- Responsible for the course

- Course name: Aktiebolagsrätt

- Course code: HARG12

- Number of clock hours: 128


- Lecturer

- Course name: Revisorsjuridik

- Course code: HARG04

- Number of clock hours: 312


- Lecturer

- Course name: Företagsjuridik I

- Course code: HARA 18

- Number of clock hours: 64


- Lecturer

- Course name: Juridik för tekniker

- Course code: GEMA 60

- Number of clock hours: 16



- Course name: Affärsjuridisk kandidatkurs med examensarbete

- Course code: HARH01

- Number of clock hours: 24


- Lecturer

- Course name: Affärsjuridisk grundkurs

- Course code: HARA15

- Number of clock hours: 8


- Lecturer

- Course name: Juridisk översiktskurs

- Course code: HARA04

- Number of clock hours: 8




I have also done teaching at the Faculty of Law (LU), approximately 255 clock hours


2. Supervision of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018):


Master level (number of theses 2018):


3. Examiner of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018):



Master level (number of theses 2018):




4. Briefly describe development work in education – renewal of curriculum and/or pedagogical development:

I am continueusly developing all courses I teach in, including inter alia constructing new lectures, seminars and study groups. I have also studied the course “Att leda utbildningsutveckling 2017-2018” (AHU) ending in December.


5. Involvement of guest teachers:

- Course name: Revisorsjuridik

- Course code: HARG04

- Name of guest teacher and company/organization: Hanna Löfström and Lotten Larsson, PWC



6. Programme responsibility (name of programme)



7. Additional work in education (e.g. planning, implementation, and pedagogical leadership)


In my capacity as Director of Studies of the Department of Business Law I am at present involved in a project aiming at producing and implementing a mission statement of the goals of the department, comprising both research and education activities performed at the department. 



8. Briefly describe your work with IT-supported teaching and learning

I more or less daily use Live@Lund in order inter alia to support my teaching activities and communicating with the students.


9. Production of cases, publications on teaching and learning, teaching materials and textbooks


Recent research outputs

Niklas Arvidsson & Per Samuelsson, 2019 Dec 5, In : Juridisk tidskrift vid Stockholms Universitet. 2019-20, 2, p. 291-305 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Niklas Arvidsson, 2019 May 27, Juridiska grundbegrepp. Dahlman, C. & Wahlberg, L. (eds.). Studentlitteratur AB, p. 191-238 47 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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