Spring 2021 Course Schedule

Business Associations (LAW-611-002)
Randle Pollard

Meets: 06:00 PM - 07:50 PM ( M, W)

Enrolled: 24 / Limit: 45

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The state laws governing business entities with an analysis of legal and business considerations, including basic tax questions leading to business associations in corporate and unincorporated form. Agency and judiciary principles applied to business associations are analyzed in relation to corporations and partnerships. Topics include the creation of general and limited partnerships; the relationship of the partners inter se, and of the partners and the partnership to third parties; the creation, form, and nature of the closely held corporation; rights and duties of shareholders, directors, and officers; rules relating to dividends and dissolution; and an introduction to applicable provisions of federal securities laws.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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Required: Klein, Ramseyer, and Bainbridge's b>Business Associations, Cases and Materials on Agency, Partnerships, LLCs, and Corporations/b>, 10th Edition, 2018, (ISBN 9781640204980).

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Klein, Ramseyer, Bainbridge, Business Associations, Cases and Materials on

Agency, Partnerships, LLCs, and Corporations- 2020 Statutes and Rules. (ISBN: 9781684679720) (Print & Electronic)

First Class Readings

Read Ch. 1, § 1 (p. 1 - 12) and problems

Rstmt Agency 2d §§ 1, 2, 7, 8, 8A, 8B, 26, 27, 82, 219, 220, 228, 229

Rstmt Agency 3d §§ 1.01-1.04, 2.01-2.07, 3.01-3.03

Cases: Gorton, and A. Gay Jenson


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