Corporations for LLMs


Course about the legal structure and characteristics of business corporations. Topics include the promotion and formation of corporations; the distribution of power between management and shareholders; the limitations on management powers imposed by state law fiduciary duties and federal securities laws; shareholder derivative suits; capital structure and financing of corporations; and fundamental changes in corporate structure, such as mergers and sales of assets. The course serves as a PREREQUISITE to advanced courses. GRADING NOTICE: This class will not offer the CR/NC/H option.
Fall 2017: LAW JD 815 , Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
A1Gary S. Lawson4Mon,Wed10:40 am - 12:40 pm