Fall 2013
5497 Transactional Clinic I - KAFAH BACHARI- 25944
Added 4-11-13

Professor(s): Kafah Bachari (CLINICAL FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  TLocation: 240 BLB 

Course Outline: Students advise small businesses and people trying to start small businesses about business structure, contracts, possible tax issues, commercial law matters and similar problems. Many of the small businesses raise sophisticated legal problems, while some are routine. Students work under a professor who is a member of the Texas Bar, and frequently accompanies them to the first meeting with a client. After that, the students usually have most of the contact with clients, always subject to the supervision of the professor. A weekly meeting is held for general discussion of the particular projects.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

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Prerequisites:  No prerequisite, however, Federal Income Tax and Business Organizations are highly recommended--or to be taken concurrently.

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