Business Associations

Course Information

Registration Information

Meeting Times

Day Time Location
MON, WED, THU 2:15 - 3:22 pm TNH 3.142

Evaluation Method

Type Date Time Location
Final exam (administered by Exam4 in Closed mode) April 26, 2023 1:30 pm A-Z in 2.137


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.

Textbooks ( * denotes required )

Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organization *
Kraakman, Reinier H., Khanna, Vikramaditya, Allen, William T., and Khanna, Vikramaditya S.
Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. , edition: 6
ISBN: 978-1-5438-1573-3
Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organizations : 2021-2022 Statutory Supplement *
Allen, William T., Kraakman, Reiner, and Subramanian, Guhan
Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S.
ISBN: 978-1-5438-4902-8


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Date Updated
03/22/2023 Exam information updated