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Fall 2017
6347 Secured Financing - DOLE- 20173

Professor(s): Richard Dole (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 6:00p-7:30p  TTH  Location: 3  BLB

Course Outline: This course focuses upon the secured financing of goods and intangibles under Revised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code and related Bankruptcy Code provisions. The objectives of the course are to teach the substantive law of Secured Financing in a comprehensive manner, to consider ethical and professional issues related to Secured Financing, and to integrate Secured Financing with the analytical and practical skills necessary to the practice of law.”

Course Syllabus: Syllabus REVISED 08-15-2017

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: Discussion of (1) the Class Syllabus, (2) the Handout for the CB Introduction on CB xxxi – xxxv; (3) the Handout for Problem Set One, which deals with the material on CB pp.3-18; and (4) the Handout for Problem Set Two, which deals with the material on CB pp.21-35

Final Exam Schedule: 12/5 6 - 9PM  209 BLB    

This course will have:
Exam: yes; essay

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

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course: Yes

Course Materials (4/7/2017 12:58:39 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: (1) L. LoPucki, E. Warren & R. Lawless, Secured Credit: A Systems Approach (8th ed. Aspen 2015) (the Casebook or CB); (2) West, Selected Commercial Statutes (2017) Unabridged Edition that includes the Bankruptcy Code) (the Statutory Supplement or SS) ISBN 9781683287551; and (3) materials supplied by the Instructor.