Spring 2018
6237 Doing Deals - MOLL/ MAIERSON- 17162

Professor(s): Douglas Moll (FACULTY)
Ryan Maierson (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 4:00p-6:00P  MLocation: 209  BLB

Course Outline: This two-hour class will take students through the life cycle of private and public company mergers and acquisitions from the perspective of a practicing lawyer. Using actual deal documents, we will analyze how the business agreement between the parties gets translated into contract terms, as well as the role of the M&A lawyer in advising, negotiating and documenting the transaction. The course will be co-taught by Professor Douglas Moll and Ryan Maierson, a partner at Latham & Watkins LLP. Completion of a Business Organizations or Corporations course is a prerequisite to enrollment.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota = 40.

Panel Sheets

Prerequisites: Yes  Completion of Business Organizations or Corporations

First Day Assignments: Materials Required:

1.Materials will be distributed at various times during the semester. The first packet of materials will be available shortly outside of my office (TU2 220). We will also email it to you.

Class syllabus: Will be handed out on the first day of class.

For the first class:Please read pages 1-49 in the packet (which should be the whole packet).


Final Exam Schedule: 05/07 4-6pm  240 TU2    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: no

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (11/17/2017 9:42:15 AM)

No book required for this course

Course Materials: Yes, course materials to be picked up from the professor, Suite 210-TU2, office #220.