Spring 2014
6324 Transactional Clinic I - KAFAH BACHARI- 23210

Professor(s): Kafah Bachari (CLINICAL FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  TLocation: TUII-144 

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

Course Notes:   Quota = 14

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

First Day Assignments: There will be a Mandatory Orientation that will take place on January 7 & 8, 2014. More details to follow.

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Writing Requirement: No