5421 Business Organizations - NELSON- 19074
James Nelson (FACULTY)
Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law
Time: 10:30a-12:00p MTW Location: 144 BLB
Course Outline: This course surveys the law governing business organizations. It examines the role of legal rules in structuring economic relationships among shareholders, management, creditors, and other participants in modern businesses. Topics covered include the law of agency, the law of partnership, corporate formation, creditor protection, shareholder voting, fiduciary duties, and insider trading. The course will consider various forms of business organization, but the primary emphasis will be on publicly traded corporations.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus
First Day Assignments: Business Organizations: For the first week of class, please read pp. 7-32 in the casebook (along with any relevant statutory provisions noted in that material).
Final Exam Schedule: 05/08 9am-1pm
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
Experiential Course Type: no
Bar Course: Yes
Course Materials (10/19/2017 9:24:04 AM)
COMMENTARIES+CASES ON LAW OF BUS.ORG. | Edition: 5TH 16
COMMENTARIES+CASES ON LAW BUS.ORG 16-17 | Edition: 16