CourseMergers and Acquisitions - Law 633E
Instructor William K. Sjostrom   View Faculty Page
Units 2 - Graded

Business Organizations (taking it concurrently is acceptable too)

Recommended Courses:  

The course explores legal issues related to mergers and acquisitions.  Topics covered include acquisition structures and mechanics, shareholder voting and appraisal rights, board fiduciary duties, federal securities laws requirements, anti-takeover defenses, tax issues, and antitrust considerations.


I’m in the process of writing a new book for the course.  We will use draft chapters of the book that I will make available for free downloading and printing.

Course Format

Lecture, discussion, in class exercises.

Written Assignments


Type of Exam

In class essay exam.

Basis for grading  
Additional Comments  
Print this Course Description