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Spring 2020
5348 Texas Consumer Law - HAWKINS- 24144

Professor(s): Jim Hawkins (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  TTH  Location: 117  TUII

Course Outline: This course examines Texas consumer law, with an emphasis on the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, warranty law, and state and federal debt collection laws. Much of the course involves the application and analysis of statutes. A combined lecture, problem, and Socratic teaching approach is used.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments: 1-11

Final Exam Schedule: 05/05 9am-noon      

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (11/1/2019 2:53:22 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: The required text for this course is: Richard M. Alderman, Texas Consumer Law: Cases & Materials (2017-2018 ed.). The textbook has a CD in the back that contains the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act. It is important that you print a copy of the Act out for use in class.