Spring 2022 Course Schedule

US Business Law (LLM Only) (LAW-581L-001)
Walter Effross

Meets: 09:00 AM - 10:20 AM (TuTh) - Yuma - Room Y250

Enrolled: 13 / Limit: 22

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Designed to provide foreign lawyers an understanding of the U.S. business environment, the course covers basic concepts of business associations, sales, secured transactions, securities law, debtor-creditor relations, antitrust, consumer protection, and tax. Open only to LLM students who do not hold a U.S. JD degree.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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(1) Macey & Moll, The Law of Business Organizations, 14th ed. (2020) (West) ISBN # 9781684677481

(2) Cox & Eisenberg, eds.- Corporations and Other Business Organizations: Statutes, Rules, Materials, and Forms, 2021 edition (Foundation)** ISBN #9781647089023

**It will be possible to use, instead of the 2021 edition of the Cox & Eisenberg statutory supplement, an edition from 2020 (ISBN # 9781647080631), 2019 (9781642429312) or 2018 (edited by Eisenberg & Cox; 9781640208308), but some of the page numbers may differ, and there is no guarantee that all of the material will be exactly the same.

Editions dated before 2018 will not contain the current versions of some of the material that we will be reviewing in detail.

First Class Readings

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