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LAW 4051

The death penalty has gotten increased media attention due to high profile death row exonerations, and has long been under siege for other reasons, such as racial disparities in its imposition and the ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17655LAW 4051  LEC 001

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LAW 4131

A general-education course to acquaint students with how our legal system pursues the goals of society. The course introduces students to various perspectives on the nature of law, what functions it ought ... view course details

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  • 17225LAW 4131  LEC 001

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LAW 5001

An introduction to civil litigation, from commencement of an action through disposition on appeal, studied in the context of the federal procedural system. Also, a detailed consideration of federalism ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17569LAW 5001  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17570LAW 5001  LEC 002

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LAW 5041

An introduction to the nature, functions, and processes of exchange, contract, and contract law. The course focuses on the predominant rules and principles governing contract and related obligation, including ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17577LAW 5041  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17578LAW 5041  LEC 002

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LAW 5061

An introductory study of the criminal law, including theories of punishment, analysis of the elements of criminal liability and available defenses, and consideration of specific crimes as defined by statute ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17581LAW 5061  LEC 001

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17582LAW 5061  LEC 002

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LAW 5081

Lawyering is a full-year course designed to introduce first-year students to lawyering skills, with primary emphasis on legal writing, analysis, research, and oral presentations. Assignments are usually ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17571LAW 5081  LEC 001

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17572LAW 5081  LEC 002

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17573LAW 5081  LEC 003

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17574LAW 5081  LEC 004

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17575LAW 5081  LEC 005

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17576LAW 5081  LEC 006

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LAW 5121

This is a course in basic property law. It covers acquisitions of rights in property, estates in land, concurrent ownership, landlord/tenant relations, and regulation of land use. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17579LAW 5121  LEC 001

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17580LAW 5121  LEC 002

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LAW 5131

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 18316LAW 5131  LEC 001

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LAW 6000

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  • 12 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17590LAW 6000  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
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LAW 6001

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic concepts and fundamentals of financial accounting. It will focus on (1) accrual accounting concepts, principles and conventions, (2) the presentation ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17591LAW 6001  LEC 001

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LAW 6005

This 1-credit course is designed to prepare students who have no business background for (1) legal practice in areas involving business transactions, business regulation, and/or business litigation, and ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17585LAW 6005  LEC 001

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LAW 6011

An introduction to the constitutional and other legal issues posed by the modern administrative state. Topics include: procedural due process, separation of powers, procedural modes of administrative ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17584LAW 6011  LEC 001

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LAW 6019

Purpose is to link classroom discussion and analysis of arbitration and mediation with opportunities for students to observe actual arbitration and mediation cases. The course is designed to be an advanced ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRLR 6019

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16717LAW 6019  LEC 001

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LAW 6024

Deals with managing and resolving workplace conflicts and examines dispute resolution and conflict management in both union and nonunion settings. The course covers two related topics: (1) third-party ... view course details

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  • 16714LAW 6024  LEC 001

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LAW 6080

This course is offered to students interested in acquiring thorough knowledge of the theory and practice of mediation as well as the techniques employed by effective mediators. In the first segment of ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRLR 6023

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16720LAW 6080  SEM 101

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LAW 6085

This course introduces and investigates the use of current technologies in law firm practice. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 17586LAW 6085  LEC 001

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LAW 6113

This course is designed to familiarize students with the law, policy, and practice of arbitration. Arbitration is the principal method of resolving disputes between unions and employers, securities brokers ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17592LAW 6113  LEC 001

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LAW 6121

Selected topics in the law of bankruptcy, including consumer and business bankruptcy. The course will cover bankruptcy liquidation, the 'fresh start' in consumer bankruptcy, rehabilitation provisions, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17593LAW 6121  LEC 001

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LAW 6131

An introduction to the legal rules and principles, as well as some of the economic factors, that underlay the conduct of business enterprise in the United States. A principal focus will be upon the large, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17587LAW 6131  LEC 001

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LAW 6158

Clients come to lawyers seeking problem-solving advice. This course follows a "client-centered" approach to counseling that will examine techniques lawyers can use to help clients make good decisions. ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 17594LAW 6158  LEC 001

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LAW 6161

This course introduces students to the institutional and conceptual organization of "civil law" legal systems (which govern almost all of Western and Eastern Europe and Latin America, as well as significant ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18079LAW 6161  LEC 001

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LAW 6191

This course will address the subject of conflict of laws in its theoretical and historical context, and will place a special emphasis on the international elements of conflict of laws. There will be a ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17601LAW 6191  LEC 001

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LAW 6204

Students in the Practicum will co-teach a law-related course at either Auburn or Cayuga correctional facilities, as part of the Cornell Prison Education Program (CPEP), which offers college courses to ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17602LAW 6204  TA 651

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
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LAW 6242

Any practice of business law requires a knowledge of accounting and corporate finance to be able to properly advise one's clients. This course will cover basic corporate finance concepts to enable an attorney ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17604LAW 6242  LEC 001

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LAW 6264

Criminal Procedure: Investigations examines the constitutional law that governs police attempts to solve crime and bring perpetrators to justice. The course considers the role of the Fourth Amendment ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17605LAW 6264  LEC 001

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LAW 6301

An examination of a topic through readings selected by arrangement between the instructor and an individual student or group of students (not exceeding eight). view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17595LAW 6301  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
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LAW 6311

This course focuses on selected legal issues that arise in the public and private education context, with emphasis on the elementary and secondary school setting. Topics considered include the legal and ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17596LAW 6311  LEC 001

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LAW 6361

The course surveys the major environmental laws, with a primary focus on federal statutes. Emphasis will be placed on the various sources of liability to both individuals and corporations from common law, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17597LAW 6361  LEC 001

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LAW 6401

The rules of evidence in civil and criminal cases with emphasis on relevance, hearsay, authentication, witnesses, experts, and confrontation. The course focuses on the Federal Rules of Evidence, with some ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17588LAW 6401  LEC 001

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LAW 6421

Broadly understood, family law is the study of state-imposed rules regulating intimacy and intimate relationships in society. In this course we evaluate our assumptions and beliefs about the appropriateness ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17598LAW 6421  LEC 001

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LAW 6422

Students will assist indigent clients in obtaining uncontested divorces and initial support orders. Skills learned include client interviewing and drafting pleadings, judgments, and other state-mandated ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17758LAW 6422  CLN 301

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LAW 6431

This course examines the various constitutional, statutory, and judge-made doctrines that control access to the federal courts to vindicate federal rights. It is particularly valuable for those planning ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17599LAW 6431  LEC 001

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LAW 6432

The course will focus on federal criminal proceedings from a practice based perspective and will introduce students to the different stages of a federal criminal prosecution. Topics covered will include ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17606LAW 6432  LEC 001

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LAW 6441

A basic course designed to develop understanding of tax concepts and ability to work effectively with the Internal Revenue Code, regulations, cases, and other tax materials. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17589LAW 6441  LEC 001

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LAW 6461

An introduction to the regulatory structures, as well as some of the economic, technological and other factors, that pattern the conduct of financial intermediation in the U.S. The principal focus will ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NBA 6460

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17607LAW 6461  LEC 001

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LAW 6501

Insurance is an increasingly important tool for the management of risk by both private and public enterprises. This course provides a working knowledge of basic insurance law governing insurance contract ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17609LAW 6501  LEC 001

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LAW 6531

A study of arbitration as increasingly the dispute resolution method of choice for international trade and transactional disputes (where the parties are from different countries). The course introduces ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17610LAW 6531  LEC 001

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LAW 6563

Addresses the principal business and legal issues in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, including forms and techniques of combining two businesses, negotiation, pricing and other economic terms, due ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NBA 5870

  • 1.5-2 Credits GradeNoAud

LAW 6564

This course examines the principles underlying the U.S. taxation of U.S. persons who earn income abroad and the U.S. taxation of foreign persons who earn income in the United States. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17659LAW 6564  LEC 001

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LAW 6569

Depositions are a critical component of pretrial discovery. Indeed, many cases are lost, won, or settled because of information gleaned at a deposition. Attorneys also often modify trial strategies because ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17611LAW 6569  LEC 001

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LAW 6681

This course studies legal aspects of direct foreign investments. It seeks to identify legal problems that are likely to affect a commercial investment in a foreign country. Inter alia, it deals with the ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17612LAW 6681  LEC 001

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LAW 6701

Much of the "law" that lawyers work with is statutory. This course will examine both how legislatures go about doing their work (that is, legislative process) and how courts and others utilize legislative ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17613LAW 6701  LEC 001

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LAW 6710

This seminar will study the relationship between law and literature to pose broad questions about the interpretive and other stakes of different theoretical approaches to literary criticism. We will consider ... view course details

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  • 17687LAW 6710  LEC 001

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LAW 6737

In the wake of 9/11, the question of American national security has been at the forefront of legal and political debate. This course will examine the current constitutional framework guiding national security ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17615LAW 6737  LEC 001

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LAW 6738

Attorneys in all practice areas negotiate frequently. Neither deal lawyers nor litigators can claim negotiation as "theirs" to the exclusion of attorneys in other practice areas. This course will provide ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17614LAW 6738  LEC 001

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LAW 6742

This course will focus on U.S. patent law giving comprehensive coverage of doctrinal elements and touching on key policy issues. No technical background is required. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17646LAW 6742  LEC 001

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LAW 6743

This course will consider important assumptions that underlie much current day patent law and practice but are seldom articulated or critically analyzed. Students will consider the legal effect(s) of "public ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17647LAW 6743  LEC 001

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LAW 6761

This course provides foreign-trained lawyers with an introduction to the American legal system and essential principles of legal writing, analysis and legal research skills in the United States. Students ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17648LAW 6761  LEC 001

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LAW 6781

Applications of products-liability doctrine and theory to a variety of problems drawn from or closely approximating actual litigation. An overview of the relevant case law, statutes, and administrative ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17649LAW 6781  LEC 001

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LAW 6782

It will explore a variety of the legal, ethical and real-world issues commonly faced by modern lawyers in their daily practices, regardless of their specialties or the institutions in which they serve. ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17653LAW 6782  LEC 001

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LAW 6821

This course analyzes key issues under the U.S. federal securities laws, principally the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, with respect to the domestic and international offer ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17652LAW 6821  LEC 001

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LAW 6822

This course examines the relationship of social science to law, focusing on the growing use of social science in the legal system. Over the past several decades, increasing numbers of social scientists ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17654LAW 6822  LEC 001

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LAW 6841

The course traces the development of sports law in the United States. Particular attention is given to the relationship of sports with antitrust and labor law. Contemporary issues involving arbitration, ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17650LAW 6841  LEC 001

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LAW 6871

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17660LAW 6871  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
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LAW 6881

Lawyering Program Honors Fellows serve for the full academic year as teaching assistants in the Lawyering course. With training and guidance from the Lawyering faculty, Honors Fellows work on ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17661LAW 6881  TA 650

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
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LAW 6891

This course examines the federal income taxation of corporate transactions, including incorporations, dividends, redemptions, liquidations, and reorganizations. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17663LAW 6891  LEC 001

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LAW 6921

The course is devoted to the study and weekly performance of the full range of trial techniques. Fundamental skills are taught in the context of challenging procedural and substantive law problems. Each ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17662LAW 6921  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Jan 12 - Jan 19, 2015
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LAW 6956

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 18080LAW 6956  LEC 001

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LAW 6981

The law of the World Trade Organization (WTO), including international trade theory, the WTO dispute settlement process, and the basic WTO rules and nondiscrimination principles limiting national trade ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NBA 6980

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17664LAW 6981  LEC 001

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LAW 7012

This course examines the procedural and substantive law governing collateral challenges to criminal convictions in state and federal courts, and explores the tensions between the criminal justice system's ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17669LAW 7012  SEM 101

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LAW 7016

When and why do social movements use the law instead of some other form of collective action? Under what conditions do they succeed and when do they fail? What does the law say about protest, and how does ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17670LAW 7016  SEM 101

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LAW 7060

Examines the experience of black Americans from the start of the Great Migration just before World War I. Topics include the effects of migration on work experiences and unionization patterns, the impact ... view course details

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  • 16640LAW 7060  LEC 001

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LAW 7072

This cutting-edge and constantly evolving field of law will explore the statutory and case law in which the legal, social, or biological nature of nonhuman animals is an important factor. The course encompasses ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PHIL 3972

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17526LAW 7072  SEM 101

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LAW 7091

Analysis of law and narrative in the Bible from the perspective of ancient law and legal history. Topics include the nature of the law codes (e.g., hypothetical formulation versus statutory law), legal ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17671LAW 7091  SEM 101

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LAW 7123

This seminar offers an examination of how tradition and embedded cultural values have influenced the legal modernization in contemporary China. The focus of the seminar will be on the issues and dilemmas ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17727LAW 7123  SEM 101

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LAW 7146

This seminar introduces students to the philosophy of law from a comparative perspective, focusing on such topics as the concept of law, the nature of judicial reasoning, theories of justice ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17728LAW 7146  SEM 101

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LAW 7160

This seminar will focus on the legal and compliance issues faced by a large global financial institution, preparing students to advise financial institutions on issues arising in the current regulatory ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17731LAW 7160  SEM 101

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LAW 7166

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 ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17732LAW 7166  SEM 101

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LAW 7174

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17733LAW 7174  SEM 101

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LAW 7175

This course is intended to familiarize students interested in a transactional practice with key provisions of significant contracts they may encounter. Its focus will be on clauses that are found in a ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17734LAW 7175  SEM 101

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LAW 7195

This course examines estate planning from simple testamentary planning to more sophisticated testamentary and lifetime planning. The course reviews the federal estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17729LAW 7195  SEM 101

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LAW 7196

The purpose of this course is to examine the political and fiscal choices of Europe and the United States, and examine the economic consequences of them. The books chosen for study will be Boomerang by ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17730LAW 7196  SEM 101

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LAW 7231

This course examines the role that both law and language, as mutually constitutive mediating systems, occupy in constructing ethnoracial identity in the United States. We approach the law from a critical ... view course details

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  • 15876LAW 7231  SEM 101

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LAW 7293

This course will examine the institutional and regulatory changes taking place on both sides of the Atlantic in response to the global financial crisis. We will consider the economic rationales underlying ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17738LAW 7293  SEM 101

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LAW 7314

This interdisciplinary colloquium, held at the law school and jointly offered with the Department of Government, invites scholars to present research related to international law and international relations. ... view course details

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  • 0.5 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17740LAW 7314  SEM 101

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LAW 7321

The seminar examines the questions surrounding international criminal law as a separate discipline and the sources of and basic principles underlying the subject. Particular attention will be paid to the ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17741LAW 7321  SEM 101

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LAW 7358

The development of international environmental law since the 1960s is a remarkable exercise in law making. This course will review this development, its legal foundations and fundamental principles. It ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17742LAW 7358  SEM 101

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LAW 7371

This course is designed to introduce law students to the terminology, principles, and concepts of classical Islamic law. After discussing the origins and evolution of Islamic law, we will turn first to ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17745LAW 7371  SEM 101

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LAW 7392

An investigation of the deeper theoretical and conceptual problems underlying the Law of War. Covered topics will include the collective nature of genocide, aggression, and crimes against humanity; modes ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18081LAW 7392  SEM 101

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LAW 7412

In an era of increasing interdisciplinary collaboration, the fields that comprise the humanities are engaging in new ways with law as well as with each other, and projects developed within the context ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ENGL 7412

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17746LAW 7412  SEM 101

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LAW 7580

This seminar is devoted to the foundations of choice, agency, and welfare -- matters that lie at the core of normative legal and economic theory. Readings, guest speakers, and class discussion will focus ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17748LAW 7580  SEM 101

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LAW 7672

This seminar will try to answer one of the most sensitive questions facing Americans today: Why are African Americans grossly over-represented in the American criminal justice system? Some answer this ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17749LAW 7672  SEM 101

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LAW 7675

This seminar will seek to introduce students to a broad range of legal and regulatory issues that arise in connection with, and as a result of, financial innovation and increasing globalization of financial ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17764LAW 7675  SEM 101

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LAW 7741

The nature and consequences of our constitutional "separation of powers" is a topic of substantial debate, with significant implications for our system of government. This seminar examines the ways this ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17753LAW 7741  SEM 101

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LAW 7744

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18082LAW 7744  SEM 101

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LAW 7755

Fact-finding is an important part of any legal proceeding, civil and criminal alike. The course deals with various social dilemmas that arise with regard to the way courts determine factual findings and ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17754LAW 7755  SEM 101

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LAW 7783

Sizable disagreement and controversy surround many areas of intellectual property. This seminar explores these disputes. By surveying the academic literature the seminar aims to introduce, understand, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17755LAW 7783  SEM 101

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LAW 7785

Beginning in November 1945, in an unprecedented attempt to bring war criminals to justice, more than 20 senior government officials and military leaders of Hitlerʼs Third Reich were indicted and tried, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17756LAW 7785  SEM 101

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LAW 7801

Students will write appellate briefs to the Board of Immigration Appeals on behalf of clients who have petitioned to remain in the United States because they fear persecution or torture in their home countries. ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17759LAW 7801  CLN 301

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LAW 7805

The Advanced Labor Law Clinic provides students another opportunity to deepen their understanding of traditional labor and employment law by representing the interests of workers with typical workplace ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17760LAW 7805  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Cornell, A

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LAW 7811

Death penalty litigation: investigation and the preparation of petitions, memoranda, and briefs. This course is taught as a clinic. Two or possibly three capital cases are worked on by students. Case selection ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17761LAW 7811  CLN 301

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LAW 7812

Students will participate in the representation of children who are the subject of family court proceedings. Cases are likely to involve children who are the subjects of petitions such as: abuse or neglect, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17763LAW 7812  CLN 301

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LAW 7813

Students in Clinic II will:1) work directly on law guardian cases, taking greater responsibility and working more independently than they are able to in the Child Advocacy Clinic I; 2) develop a more in-depth ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17769LAW 7813  CLN 301

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LAW 7815

Death penalty litigation: investigation and the preparation of petitions, memoranda, and briefs. This course is taught as a clinic. Two or possibly three capital cases are worked on by students. Case selection ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17766LAW 7815  CLN 301

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LAW 7832

The Externship - Full Time course allows students (24 in fall, 16 in spring) to earn 12 credit hours as externs working full time at approved placement sites at virtually any location (most sites are non-profit ... view course details

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  • 12 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17767LAW 7832  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Galbreath, G

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LAW 7834

The Externship - Part Time, Other Local course allows students to earn 4 or more credit hours as externs working at least 8 hours per week at approved placement sites in the Ithaca area while continuing ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17768LAW 7834  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Galbreath, G

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LAW 7835

Interested students must register through the clinic registration procedure. Submit to Mary Newhart (mjn3@cornell.edu) a resume and a letter of interest within one week after the end of the pre-registration ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17770LAW 7835  CLN 301

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LAW 7838

In this clinical course, students will work on projects that will expose them to diverse forms of human rights advocacy. The clinic is litigation-oriented, although clinic students may also be exposed ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17771LAW 7838  CLN 301

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LAW 7861

The Externship - Part Time, Judicial course allows students to earn 4 or more credit hours as externs working at least 8 hours per week as a law clerk in the chambers of a New York or Federal judge in ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17772LAW 7861  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Galbreath, G

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LAW 7862

The Externship - Pro Bono Scholars Program course allows third year students in their last semester to take the NY Bar Examination on February 24 and 25, 2015 and then earn their last 12 credits hours ... view course details

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  • 12 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17773LAW 7862  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Galbreath, G

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LAW 7871

The Labor Law Clinic will provide students a practical opportunity to learn labor law, while making meaningful contributions to the labor movement and working people. This clinic will combine a substantive ... view course details

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  • 4-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17774LAW 7871  CLN 301

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LAW 7905

The LGBT clinic is dedicated to advancing the legal rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. The clinic represents diverse members of the LGBT community in a variety of legal matters ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17775LAW 7905  CLN 301

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LAW 7906

The LGBT clinic is dedicated to advancing the legal rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. Students who have completed LGBT Clinic I can seek the instructor's permission to enroll ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17779LAW 7906  CLN 301

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LAW 7907

The LGBT clinic is dedicated to advancing the legal rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. Students who have completed LGBT Clinic II can seek the instructor's permission to enroll ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • 17780LAW 7907  CLN 301

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LAW 7911

The Externship - Part Time, Neighborhood Legal Services course allows 1 or 2 students to earn 5 or more credit hours as externs working at least 17 hours per week at the local legal services office in ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17781LAW 7911  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Galbreath, G

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LAW 7915

This course offers students who have completed the International Human Rights Clinic or Global Gender Justice Clinic the opportunity to pursue one or more projects in conjunction with the Global Gender ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17782LAW 7915  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Brundige, E

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LAW 7925

The New York State Attorney General offers a clinic in which law students work 12-15 hours per week in his office in Syracuse, New York and attend a weekly class at Cornell. Each student is assigned to ... view course details

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  • 6 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 17783LAW 7925  CLN 301

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LAW 7926

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  • 4 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18479LAW 7926  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Staff

  •  

LAW 7951

The United States Attorney's Office Clinic is a program in which law students work 12-15 hours per week for the United States Attorney's Office in Syracuse, New York. Each student is assigned to work for ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 18083LAW 7951  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Cornell, A

  •  

LAW 7953

The course will focus on fundamental investigatory and advocacy skills applicable to representation of public investors in disputes subject to arbitration at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17776LAW 7953  CLN 301

  •  

LAW 7954

The course will focus on fundamental investigatory and advocacy skills applicable to representation of public investors in disputes subject to arbitration at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17777LAW 7954  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Jacobson, W

  •  

LAW 7955

The course will focus on fundamental investigatory and advocacy skills applicable to representation of public investors in disputes subject to arbitration at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17778LAW 7955  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Jacobson, W

  •  

LAW 9901

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  • 0 Credits Graded

  • 17668LAW 9901  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Jan 20 - Apr 24, 2015
    • Staff

  •