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Mergers and Acquisitions (LLM Only) (Spring 2019)

  • Course Number: LAW-658
  • Class Number: 04030
  • Instructor: Jason Lee

Course Description

This course teaches the basics of corporate acquisitions.  It emphasizes a transactional approach to many of the legal and business issues that arise in mergers and acquisitions, including corporate, tax, securities, regulatory and valuation considerations.  Students will study federal and state laws governing M&A transactions, review actual deal documents and disclosure forms, and consider relevant legal, policy and business issues.  The course will emphasize a practical understanding of how M&A transactions work.  

Course Details

  • Unit Value: 3
  • Grading Options: Numerical or CR/D/F
  • Schedule: Thursday, 5:00p-7:50p
  • Room Number: Room 3
  • Exam: In class multiple choice final
  • Writing Requirement: No
  • Skills/Experiential Unit Requirement: No
  • Participation: Not required, but strongly encouraged
  • Class Recordings: Never
  • Access To Recordings: Not Available