Courses

Fall 2014 Changes to Course Information

Accounting for Lawyers (Section 2) (6/4/2014)
This section, taught by Prof. Jan Sweeney, is now Section 1.
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American Legal History (7/30/2014)
The course title has been changed to American Legal History:The First Developing Nation?
A writing credit has been added to the seminar.
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Bankruptcy (6/18/2014)
The credit allocation has been changed from 4 credits to 3 credits.
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Colloquium in Legal, Political and Social Philosophy and Seminar (7/16/2014)
The deadline to request instructor permission to register for this class has been extended to August 1, 2014.
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Copyright Law (9/25/2014)
Exam is 4 hours and 30 minutes, rather than 4 hours.
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Corporate Tax for ITP Students (7/1/2014)
The time for the mid-term exam has been changed.
The date of the final exam has been changed to Thursday, December 11, 2014 (previously December 17).
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Corporations (For Corporate LLMs) (Sections 5, 6, 7 & 8) (7/21/2014)
The course title has been changed to Corporations (For LLMs). All LLMs may now bid on these sections in ABRA.
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Corporations (For Non-Corporation LLM Students) (8/12/2014) (9/8/2014)
The instructor for this class has been changed.
The exam for this class will be three hours in length.
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Criminal Law and Regulation of Vice Seminar (11/19/2014)
The exam format for this class has been changed to a full-period take-home exam.
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Deciding Together-the Rules for Decision Making in Supreme and Constitutional Courts (9/12/2014)
A writing credit has been added for this class.
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Environmental Values, Policy, and the Law Seminar (as of 9/3/14) (9/10/2014)
The credits for this seminar will not be counted toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
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Environmental Values, Policy, and the Law Seminar: Writing Credit  (as of 9/3/14) (9/10/2014)
The credits for this writing credit will not be counted toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
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Essential Themes in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Jurisprudence (6/25/2014)
The course title has been changed to The Constitution and Jewish Law: A Comparative Perspective.
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Ethics in Government: Investigation and Enforcement (5/27/2014) (7/22/2014)
The credits for this class will not count toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
This class will not be available for the J.D. credit/fail option.
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Federal Courts and the Appellate Process (5/28/2014)
This class does not satisfy the Professional Responsibility graduation requirement.
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First Amendment Law (6/25/2014)
The course number of this class has been changed to LAW-LW.12416.001.
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Globalization and Law: An Economic Perspective on International Trade and Competition Seminar (as of 9/23/2014) (10/23/2014)
A writing credit has been added for this seminar.
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Government Civil Litigation Externship - Eastern District (5/28/2014)
The instructor for this externship has been changed.
The grade type for this externship will be manadatory credit/fail.
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Government Civil Litigation Externship - Southern District (5/28/2014)
The instructor for this externship has been changed.
The grade type for this externship will be manadatory credit/fail.
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Hauser Colloquium on International Law and Policy in an Insecure World (7/21/2014)
The instructors for this colloquium have been changed.
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Health Law (9/10/2014)
A writing credit has been added for this class.
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Human Rights of Women Seminar (7/3/2014) (7/17/2014)
The length of the final exam has been changed from 1.5 hours to 2.0 hours.
The course type has been changed from course to seminar.
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Income Taxation of Trusts and Estates I [ONLINE] (Section 2) (as of 7/31/2014) (9/5/2014)
The exam for this class will be a fixed-schedule 8-hour take-home exam. Students have the option of writing a paper in lieu of taking the exam.
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Intellectual Property and Traditional Knowledge - The Politics of Law, Knowledge and Culture Seminar (8/14/2014)
A writing credit has been added for this seminar.
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International Environmental Law: Writing Credit (7/25/2014)
This writing credit will count toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
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International Tax I (6/16/2014) (7/3/2014)
The credits for this class will be counted toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
The credit allocation for this class has been changed from 4 credits to 2 credits.
This class has been scheduled.
The credits for this class will not count toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap (as of July 3, 2014).
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Islam in the 'Land of Disbelief": Law, Politics and Secular States (7/3/2014)
The course type for this class has been changed to seminar.
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Jacobson Scholars Law and Business Projects Seminar (10/23/2014)
The course title has been changed to Law and Business Projects Seminar.
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Judging National Security: A Comparative Perspective Seminar: Writing Credit (8/18/2014)
This writing credit will count toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
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Land Use Regulation (4/30/2014) (5/28/2014)
The course type for this class has been changed to seminar. The credit allocation has been changed from 4 credits to 2 credits. The schedule has changed.
The course title has been changed to Land Use Regulation Seminar. The course number has been changed to LAW-LW.11961.001.
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Law and Business of Social Enterprise (7/3/2014)
A co-instructor has been assigned to this class.
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Law and Development: Writing Credit (9/11/2014)
The credit allocation for this writing credit has been changed from 1 credit to 0 credits.
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Law and Policy of Foreign Investment Seminar (7/28/2014)
A writing credit has been added to the seminar.
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Legal Theory Thesis Seminar (7/10/14)
The course type for this class has been changed from Seminar to Workshop.
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Making Power: American Legal and Constitutional History from Colonization to the Civil War
(6/18/2014) (6/19/2014) (7/3/2014)
The course type for this class has been changed to seminar.
The credit allocation for this class has been changed from 4 credits to 2 credits.
The date of the final exam has been changed from December 17 to December 15, 2014.
The course title has been changed to American Legal History: The First Developing Nation?.
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Mergers and Acquisitions (5/27/2014)
A co-instructor has been assigned to this class.
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Mergers and Acquisitions (Section 2) (4/30/2014)
This section is now Section 1.
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National Security Law (5/29/2014)
An instructor has been assigned to this class. The credit allocation for this class has been changed from 3 credits to 4 credits. The credits for this class will count toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap. The schedule for this class has been changed.
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Prosecution Externship - Eastern District (5/28/2014)
The instructor for this externship has been changed.
The grade type for this externship will be manadatory credit/fail.
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Prosecution Externship - Southern District (5/28/2014)
The instructor for this externship has been changed.
The grade type for this externship will be manadatory credit/fail.
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Prosecution Externship - Southern District Seminar (5/28/2014)
The instructor for this externship seminar has been changed.
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Sexuality and the Law Seminar (as of 9/29/2014) (10/23/2014)
A writing credit has been added for this seminar.
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Survey of Tax Procedure (Section 2) (5/28/2014)
An instructor has been assigned to this class.
The credits for this class will not be counted toward the J.D. adjunct credit cap.
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Tax Policy Seminar (Section 2) (5/28/2014)
An instructor has been assigned to this seminar.
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Tax Policy Seminar [ONLINE] (Section 4) (7/21/2014)
The course type for this section has been changed to course. The course title has been changed to Tax Policy [Online].
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Technology Law and Policy Clinic (5/28/2014) (7/21/2014)
A co-instructor has been added to this clinic.
A co-instructor has been dded to this clinic
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Technology Law and Policy Clinic Seminar (5/28/2014) (7/21/2014)
A co-instructor has been added to this clinic seminar.
A co-instructor has been added to this clinic seminar.
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