Business Associations

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Read the course description below to learn how this course will be taught.

Class Unique: 29100

This course will be taught entirely online via Zoom.

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, 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.

This course is restricted to JD degree candidates only.


Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 2:40 - 3:52 pm ONLINE
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 5/8/21

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 Organizations 2016-2017 - Allen, Ronald Jay, Allen, William T., and Kraakman, Reinier
      Wolters Kluwer Law & Business , edition: 6
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-4054-1   (required)
  • Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organization - Kraakman, Reinier H. and Allen, William T.
      Wolters Kluwer Law & Business , edition: 5
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-7061-6   (required)