Spring 2018
5365 Bankruptcy - DOLE- 26811

Professor(s): Richard Dole (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  TTHLocation: 115  BLB

Course Outline: In recent years, large numbers of both businesses and individuals have filed bankruptcy. The course emphasizes the effect that bankruptcy can have on on-going transactions. Both the real-world advantages to debtors of filing bankruptcy and way in which transactions can be "bankruptcy proofed" are discussed. The 2005 Bankruptcy Code Amendments are emphasized.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/01 2-5pm  113 BLB    

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 (11/9/2017 9:49:13 AM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: (1) E. Warren, J. Westbrook, K. Porter & J. Pottow, The Law of Debtors and Creditors (7th Ed. Aspen 2014) (the Casebook or CB) (2) Bankruptcy Code, Rules, and Official Forms (West Law School Edition 2017)(the Statutory Supplement or SS)