5353 Business Planning - SHERRY/OSTERBERG- 12988
Richard Sherry (ADJUNCT)
Edward Osterberg Jr. (ADJUNCT)
Course Areas: Taxation
Business and Commercial Law
Time: 5:30p-7:00p TTh Location: 240 TU2
Course Outline: COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course analyzes basic factors to be considered in the organization, finance and operation of business ventures, combining concepts of partnership, limited liability company and corporate law, finance, securities law and taxation. The course will focus on four primary areas: formation and capitalization of the enterprise; distribution of earnings and assets; business combinations; and dissolution. Significant emphasis will be placed on federal and state tax issues affecting business planning decisions. Fundamental principles of entity-level and pass-through taxation will be discussed.
Course Notes: Professor: Richard Sherry & Edward Osterberg
Prerequisites: Yes LAW 5359, LAW 5459 (Federal Income Tax); and either LAW 5421 (Business Organizations) or LAW 5350 (Corporations).
First Day Assignments:
Final Exam Schedule: Take home
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No