Course Information

Registration Information

Meeting Times

Day Time
MON, WED 9:05 - 10:20 am

Evaluation Method

Type Date Time Location
Final December 13, 2023


This course focuses on real contracts with real risks.  During the course will study a guaranty, a promissory note and a deed of trust.  These agreements are commonly used for financing.  A prominent local law firm has provided materials for our use in class.  We will also study a merger agreement, an asset acquisition agreement and a joint venture agreement.  The merger, joint venture and asset acquisition agreement were prepared by committees of the American Bar Association.  We will also study a confidentiality agreement, non-compete agreement, a waiver of liability and several other commonly used agreements.  Finally, we will study an intellectual property license.  This course highlights the liabilities in each agreement.  

Prerequisite: First year torts and first year contracts.  

Important Class Changes

Date Updated
03/24/2023 Exam information updated