Business Associations

This course is an introduction to the basic legal rules governing corporations. The course will focus on publicly held corporations. Among the topics covered will be fiduciary duties, conflict-of-interest transactions, executive compensation, reorganizations and control transactions, shareholder voting rights, and shareholder derivative suits. Issues relating to partnerships and securities law may also be reviewed. Corporations and Business Association, Business Associations, and Business Associations (Enriched) may not be repeated for credit.


Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 2:15 - 3:22 pm TNH 3.142
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/11/19

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed
Will use floating mean GPA if applicable

Textbooks

  • Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organization 5E - Allen and Kraakman
      Wolters Kluwer (Aspen) , edition: Fifth Edition
        (required)
  • Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organizations, Statutory Supplement - Allen and Kraakman
      Aspen , edition: Newest
        (required)