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Spring 2013
5397 Statutory Interpretation and Regulation - BRUHL- 38631

Professor(s): Aaron Bruhl (DEPARTED)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: 1st Year - Section A 

Time: 10:30a-12:00p  MW  Location: 211  TU2

Course Outline: This course introduces students to the role of statutes and administrative regulation in the practice of law today. The course covers, as its primary subject, the interpretation of statutes and regulations. This element includes the close reading of one or more complex statutes. The course also covers, as a second element, basic aspects of administrative law: in particular, how agencies implement and enforce statutes and regulations. The course may also include other elements, such as legislative process or regulatory policy.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus pdf

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: Reading for first day of class: 1) Preface to Bressman casebook; 2) “No vehicles in the park” packet (available from my secretary in the BLB first floor suite).

Reading for the second day of class: Bressman casebook pp. 89-106.

Final Exam Schedule: 05/08 9am-noon  240 BLB  213 BLB  

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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