Fall 2022 Course Schedule

Litig & Disputes Gov Contracts (LAW-795GV-001)
Steven Shapiro

Meets: 04:00 PM - 05:50 PM (Tu)

Enrolled: 22 / Limit: 23

Administrator Access


There are no notices at this time.


Attorneys skilled in the rigors, details, and nuance of pursuing and resolving government contracts are prized by law firms, federal agencies, and in-house counsel of contractors. Government procurement of services, supplies, and construction is a driver of the American economy in countless programs and staggering annual expenditures, from adding to the defense infrastructure to pushing the limits in medical science. In the pursuit of public programs, there are inevitable disputes and claims, often involving significant dollar value and important issues of law, and all within an intricate framework to courts and jurisdictions. This course is designed for the study of the legal process, with emphasis on the powers and operations of courts and administrative bodies to decide disputes between parties in government contracts. The course examines the organization of courts and agencies and the process to resolve disputes.

Textbooks and Other Materials

The textbook information on this page was provided by the instructor. Students should use this information when considering purchases from the AU Campus Store or other vendors. Students may check to determine if books are currently available for purchase online.

First Class Readings

Not available at this time.