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Fall 2017
5319 Introduction to American Law - SCOTT- 12560

Professor(s): Ronald  Scott (RESEARCH PROFESSOR)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Foreign LLM 

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  MW  Location: 3  BLB

Course Outline: An introduction to U.S. law and the U.S. legal system for foreign lawyers.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   For FLLM students only!

Please direct questions about this FLLM course to Graduate Legal Studies Office at 713-743-2890.


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 11/03 10am-1:30P 111 TU2    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (4/24/2017 9:47:36 AM)

Book(s) Required

William Burnham’s INTRODUCTION TO THE LAW AND LEGAL SYSTEM OF THE UNITED STATES, Sixth Edition, West Academic 2016, ISBN 978-1634602075;
David Crump & Jeffrey B. Berman, THE STORY OF A CIVIL CASE: DOMINGUIZ V. SCOTT’S FOOD STORES, INC. Law Supplement Series, Third Edition, ISBN 978-0916081034