This course provides an introduction to business law. The course surveys basic principles of agency, partnerships, unincorporated businesses, corporations, corporate governance, and fiduciary duties.
No business background is required. The course is designed to equip students with basic economic and financial tools that are required for the practice of law.
Allen, Kraakman & Subramanian, Commentaries and Cases on the Law of Business Organization (2d edition, 2007)
|Course Format||Discussion and clicker multiple-choice questions.|
|Type of Exam||Multiple-choice questions and short essay(s). Open books.|
|Basis for grading||100% Final Exam.|