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Spring 2023

5279 Texas Consumer Law - ALDERMAN- 17872

Professor(s): Richard Alderman (EMERTI)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: INTERSESSION  Intersession Week  Location: 310 

Course Outline: This course will be a condensed version of the three-hour Texas Consumer Law course. Emphasis will be placed on the Texas Deceptive Trade practices Act, but material relating to warranty and arbitration will also be included.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: (Independent Studies)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis; however, this course will be operated as a Face to Face course. After student registration opens, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through two weeks before the first day of classes for the term, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. For this instruction mode, instructors and students are expected to normally be physically present in the classroom. If the course has a final examination, it will be in a classroom requiring your physical presence. Other assessment, such as a mid-term exam, may also be in a classroom. Whether this instructor will offer “remote presence” (starting a zoom meeting from the podium computer to enable student remote access on an occasional basis) for part or all of the semester is not known, but students should not rely on an expectation that remote presence will be available.

Quota= 25.

This class will meet on January 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 from 9 AM - 12:00 PM and 1-2:50 PM with 10 minute break each day. The final exam will be on Saturday January 14, 2023 at 9 AM.


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 01/14 9-11am      

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA: No

Pass-Fail Student Election: Available

Course Materials

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: TEXAS AND CONSUMER LAW: CASES AND MATERIALS, 2020-21 ed., ISBN: 9781605031392

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