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Spring 2014
6385 Property & Casualty Insurance - DISIERE/COOPER- 23500

Professor(s): David Disiere (ADJUNCT)
Jamie Cooper (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 4:00p-5:30p  TThLocation: BLB-240 

Course Outline: This class will be one of the most personally and professionally useful courses of your legal education. Property and casualty insurance is purchased, in some form or fashion, by virtually every individual and every business entity in America. In addition to your own personal insurance, almost any practice area will bring you into contact with issues arising out of property and casualty insurance. This course will analyze the fundamental concepts of property and casualty insurance through various policy forms including: General Liability, Professional Liability, Auto, Homeowners, Commercial Property, and Workers' Compensation/Employers Liability. It will also examine common law and statutory bad faith claims, insurance-industry regulation, and ethical issues that arise specifically within the insurance context.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

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Final Exam Schedule: 05/06 6-9pm  213 BLB    

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