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. PREREQUISITE: Business Fundamentals. GRADING NOTICE: The CR/NC/H option is only offered in Professor Marks's section.
Fall 2018: LAW JD 816 , Sep 5th to Dec 5th 2018
A1Scott Hirst4Mon,Wed2:10 pm - 4:10 pm
Fall 2018: LAW JD 816 , Sep 4th to Dec 6th 2018
M1Stephen G. Marks4Tue,Thu10:40 am - 12:40 pm
Fall 2018: LAW JD 816 , Sep 4th to Dec 11th 2018
W1David I. Walker4Tue,Thu8:30 am - 10:30 am
Spring 2019: LAW JD 816 , Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2019
W1David I. Walker4Tue,Thu11:00 am - 12:30 pm
W1David I. Walker4Fri10:30 am - 11:50 am