Printable Version

Fall 2013
5151 Tax Research - LOWY/DYKES- 12376

Professor(s): Peter Lowy (ADJUNCT)
Chris Dykes (STAFF)

Credits: 1

Course Areas: Taxation 

Time: See course notes    Location: 215 TU2 

Course Outline: This is a practical class, focused on finding the law and legal authorities relevant to taking and defending federal tax positions. There are weekly assignments, a midterm research project and a final research project. The class is open to all L.LM students in the tax program, and to J.D. students with the instructor's permission.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus Revised 6/5/2013

Course Notes: This is an LL.M class, and JD students may register, if space is available.   This course will have a special schedule to meet on Tuesday at 7:30p every other week for two hours (100 minutes), the schedule will be announced by your professor on the first day of class.

Prerequisites: Yes  Prerequisites: Federal Tax and Corporate Tax recommended; ability to perform on-line searches in Lexis and/or Westlaw. This is an LLM class; JD students may take this course with instructor's permission.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: Take home      

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: