|Course||Corporate Governance - Law 698K|
This seminar explores some of the major corporate governance issues confronting public corporations in the United States today. The seminar examines various techniques used to assure that corporate management properly serves the goals of the corporation and its shareholders. It examines in depth the definition of corporate objectives, the role of the board of directors and board committees, the role of shareholders, and the role of lawyers in the governance process.
Week 5 – Role of the Shareholder/Constituency Directors
Will be provided.
Short memoranda relating to the hypotheticals
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Evaluation of memoranda, class participation, posible end of class exam
The desirability for a written end of class exmaination will be discussed in an early session of the seminar