LAW 7166

LAW 7166

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

This seminar examines selected legal issues and documents in connection with capital raising transactions by companies and investment banks in the United States securities markets. Initial public offerings and offerings of investment grade and high yield debt securities will receive special focus. The seminar will review the essential aspects of equity and debt securities offerings such as the preparation of the prospectus, investor protection covenants in debt offerings, the indemnification and other key provisions of underwriting agreements, and the due diligence process. The seminar will include negotiation and problem-solving exercises, basic drafting, and student analyses of deal-related issues.

When Offered Fall, spring.

Permission Note Limited enrollment.

Satisfies Requirement The course can be used to satisfy the writing requirement or the skills requirement, but not both.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18023 LAW 7166   SEM 101