Timeroom: Fall 2021

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LBS 904 (01) - Antitrust Law

Antitrust Law

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 12421
This course explores the regulation of marketplace competition by the antitrust laws. Students learn the tools and analytical techniques necessary for assessing the antitrust risks of corporate and individual behavior. Primary focus will be on U.S. Federal antitrust laws, but state laws and the international considerations as will also be briefly covered. Particular attention is paid to competition law and antitrust policy challenges arising in the information age economy. Since the U.S. Supreme Court is the most important interpreter of the antitrust laws, analyzing cases decided by the Court, and how the Court has changed its attitude over the years about certain business practices in response to developments in economic conditions, the political climate, or the Court's understanding of their effects on other businesses and the public, is a key focus. Students learn the tools and analytical techniques necessary to assess the antitrust risks of corporate and individual behavior.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: William Murphy
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 TR 10:15am - 11:30am UNHL 274

LBS 904 (1LH) - Antitrust Law

Antitrust Law

Course Delivery Method: Online with some campus visits
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law Hybrid (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 16928
This course explores the regulation of marketplace competition by the antitrust laws. Students learn the tools and analytical techniques necessary for assessing the antitrust risks of corporate and individual behavior. Primary focus will be on U.S. Federal antitrust laws, but state laws and the international considerations as will also be briefly covered. Particular attention is paid to competition law and antitrust policy challenges arising in the information age economy. Since the U.S. Supreme Court is the most important interpreter of the antitrust laws, analyzing cases decided by the Court, and how the Court has changed its attitude over the years about certain business practices in response to developments in economic conditions, the political climate, or the Court's understanding of their effects on other businesses and the public, is a key focus. Students learn the tools and analytical techniques necessary to assess the antitrust risks of corporate and individual behavior.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed majors in section: LAW: JD HYBRID
Instructors: William Murphy
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 Hours Arranged TBA

LBS 907 (01) - Business Associations I

Business Associations

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   55  
CRN: 12423
This course introduces the basic concepts of business associations. While the primary emphasis is on corporations, the course also covers agency relationships, partnerships, limited liability companies, and other unincorporated business entities. The course covers: entity formation; the roles and purposes of the different associations; the power and authority of parties to act on behalf of the associations; liability (including liability avoidance); implied and fiduciary duties; shareholder rights; and corporate governance.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: John Orcutt
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 MWF 10:15am - 11:05am UNHL 282

LBS 907 (1LH) - Business Associations I

Business Associations

Course Delivery Method: Online with some campus visits
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law Hybrid (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16930
This course introduces the basic concepts of business associations. While the primary emphasis is on corporations, the course also covers agency relationships, partnerships, limited liability companies, and other unincorporated business entities. The course covers: entity formation; the roles and purposes of the different associations; the power and authority of parties to act on behalf of the associations; liability (including liability avoidance); implied and fiduciary duties; shareholder rights; and corporate governance.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed majors in section: LAW: JD HYBRID
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 Hours Arranged TBA

LBS 932 (01) - Personal Income Taxation

Personal Income Taxation

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 13908
This is the introductory tax course and focuses on federal personal income taxation. The course covers a range of topics, including income and deductions, accounting methods, transactions resulting in capital gain, tax deferral, and choice of the taxable person. In addition to introducing students to tax law, the course has three further objectives. 1. Complex Statutory Analysis. The course helps students comprehend and apply complex statutes and regulations. 2. Income Tax Policy and Evaluation. The course introduces students to tax policy and how taxation is used to incentivize certain behaviors while discouraging others. 3. Overview of Tax Issues in Other Practice Areas. Finally, the course addresses how tax law affects other areas of the law. The only math required for this course are basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division computations that are within the competence of the typical middle school student.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: John Orcutt
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 MWF 2:00pm - 2:50pm UNHL 205

LBS 934 (01) - Real Estate Transactions

Real Estate Transactions

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 12465
The course will consider legal principles and practice issues involved in common real estate transactions, and require the exercise of related legal practice skills. Topics will include: marketing and contracts for the sale of real estate, real estate brokers, mortgage financing, recording acts, title examination, deeds, closing and escrow, title insurance, surveys and boundary lines, mortgagor's and mortgagee's rights, foreclosures, distressed real estate, and transaction accounting. Eligibility: Open to 2Ls and 3Ls. Course format: lecture. Grading: final exam, 50%; other (see syllabus), 50%.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Biron Bedard
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 R 5:30pm - 7:20pm UNHL 103

LBS 942 (01) - Wills Trusts and Estates

Wills Trusts and Estates

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 12470
This course examines the various methods by which property is transferred at death. Topics covered include: 1. the law of intestacy; 2. wills, including the interpretation of wills, the formalities of execution and revocation, testamentary capacity, and undue influence; 3. will substitutes, such as inter vivos gifts and joint tenancies; and 4. trusts, including modification and termination, administration, and the rights and interests of beneficiaries and creditors. The course will also examine the inheritance rights of surviving spouses and children, and special considerations regarding health care directives and living wills. The estate, gift and income tax provisions of the Internal Revenue Code affecting gratuitous property transfers will be reviewed in limited detail. Open to all students after their first year and is recommended for taking the bar exam. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Michael Wood
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 TR 3:30pm - 4:45pm UNHL 200