Spring 2020
5392 International Business Transactions - FOTEH- 19504

Professor(s): Samir Foteh (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 
Business and Commercial Law

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  TTH  Location: 240  BLB

Course Outline: The course will consider key elements of contemporary transnational business law from the standpoint of a practicing attorney based in the U.S.A. It is designed to identify those elements and to suggest how they may be effectively used in structuring, negotiating and documenting transnational business transactions.

In addition to relevant U.S. law, particular attention will be given to:

(1) the World Trade Organization and related agreements,

(2) NAFTA and other U.S. free trade agreements, and

(3) the European Union.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 1/14/2020

Course Notes:   


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 04/28 2-5pm      

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (11/22/2019 12:25:43 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Copy Center Materials (cited as "CCM" in the Course Outline) available from my assistant, Melissa Fleet, in the TU2 2nd floor faculty suite. Please have CCM by the first day of class. Additional materials will be distributed (without charge) in class from time to time.

Folsom et al., International Business Transactions: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook (West, 13th Ed. 2015, ISBN 9781640202566) (cited as "Text" in the following Course Outline) and 2015 Documents Supplement thereto (ISBN 9781640202573) (cited as "Supp." in the following Course Outline).