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LAW 4021

This course will examine issues that arise when a country attempts to implement and maintain a "competition policy" as a way of promoting economic growth and efficiency. The basic reading material will ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ECON 3805

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16574LAW 4021  LEC 001

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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  •   Combined with: AMST 4051

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16697LAW 4051  LEC 001

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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  •   Combined with: AMST 3131GOVT 3131

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16701LAW 4131  LEC 001

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

  • 16706LAW 5001  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16707LAW 5001  LEC 002

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16708LAW 5001  LEC 003

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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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16728LAW 5061  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16729LAW 5061  LEC 002

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16730LAW 5061  LEC 003

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

  • 16828LAW 5081  LEC 001

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16829LAW 5081  LEC 002

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16830LAW 5081  LEC 003

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16831LAW 5081  LEC 004

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16832LAW 5081  LEC 005

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16833LAW 5081  LEC 006

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 16834LAW 5081  LEC 007

LAW 5151

An introduction to the principles of civil liability in the tort field: intentional wrongs, negligence, and strict liability. Attention is also given to the processes by which tort disputes are handled ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16824LAW 5151  LEC 001

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16825LAW 5151  LEC 002

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16826LAW 5151  LEC 003

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

  • 16844LAW 6001  LEC 001

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

  • 17026LAW 6011  LEC 001

LAW 6019

This course has the purpose of linking classroom discussion and analysis of arbitration,  and related dispute resolution techniques with opportunities for students to participate and observe arbitration ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRLR 6019

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 17957LAW 6019  LEC 001

LAW 6027

This course is offered to students interested in acquiring the knowledge, skills and techniques necessary to mediate interpersonal disputes. In the first segment of the course, students will be introduced ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRLR 4027ILRLR 6027

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17263LAW 6027  LEC 001

LAW 6051

Business issues, particularly those relating to corporations, are a given in most areas of practice. This course will introduce students to online resources providing company information and will enable ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17027LAW 6051  LEC 001

LAW 6055

This course will cover the day-to-day function of in-house counsel as well as the role played by in-house counsel in extraordinary situations such as financings, significant litigation, government ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6055

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17983LAW 6055  LEC 002

    • MHughes Hall G29
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Eisen, L

      Kappos, D

  • Live streamed from Cornell Tech.

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6055

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17982LAW 6055  LEC 031

    • MCornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Eisen, L

      Kappos, D

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech.

LAW 6060

The purpose of this course is to give students a broad understanding of financial statement analysis and valuation issues. The emphasis is on helping students understand the basic equity research process ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: NBA 5060

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14419LAW 6060  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: NBA 5060

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14420LAW 6060  LEC 002

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: NBA 5060

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 14421LAW 6060  LEC 003

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: NBA 5060

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16226LAW 6060  LEC 004

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 4823ILRLR 6023

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 17294LAW 6080  SEM 101

LAW 6101

The antitrust laws of the U.S. protect competitive markets and limit the exercise of monopoly power. Topics include: price fixing, boycotts, and market allocation agreements among competitors; agreements ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17021LAW 6101  LEC 001

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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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17030LAW 6131  LEC 001

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  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17031LAW 6131  LEC 002

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  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17681LAW 6131  LEC 003

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

  • 17187LAW 6158  LEC 001

LAW 6191

This course explores one of the most fascinating and complex areas of the law: what do you do when legal problems transcend jurisdictional boundaries? How do courts choose which law should be applied to ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17202LAW 6191  LEC 001

LAW 6235

This course develops the framework for evaluating the gains, costs, and risks of managing firms' assets and liabilities in financial distress, including periods of formal bankruptcy and restructuring. ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NBA 6880

  • 1.5 Credits GradeNoAud

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

  • 17192LAW 6264  LEC 001

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

  • 17193LAW 6311  LEC 001

LAW 6321

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17565LAW 6321  LEC 001

LAW 6331

Survey of major statutory schemes, constitutional principles, and common law doctrines that affect the employer-employee relationship in the public and private sectors, other than laws regulating union ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • 17963LAW 6331  LEC 031

  • Taught in New York City. Available to LLM-Tech students only.

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

  • 17194LAW 6361  LEC 001

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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  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17203LAW 6401  LEC 001

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

  • 17206LAW 6431  LEC 001

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 Graded

  • 17204LAW 6441  LEC 001

LAW 6465

It will provide a guidance on M&A practices in various jurisdictions, including the US, Europe, Japan and other emerging countries.  The course will address global M&A trends, various transaction ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 17212LAW 6465  LEC 001

LAW 6470

This course is designed to familiarize students with common issues that arise in, and how they are addressed by attorneys who structure, high-growth (principally start-up) corporate transactions. It will ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17937LAW 6470  LEC 031

    • MTCornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 22, 2019
    • Collins, A

      Yoash, Z

  • Taught in New York City at Tech campus.

LAW 6514

The practice of law continues to become ever more dependent upon a clear understanding of the global context in which it occurs. This course provides an overview of sources, methods, and strategies for ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17214LAW 6514  LEC 001

LAW 6547

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17217LAW 6547  LEC 001

LAW 6560

This course is relevant to a general business career, but is particularly relevant to careers that involve the use of financial statements.  My objective is to enable you to become more knowledgeable, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: NBA 5000

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18019LAW 6560  LEC 001

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  •   Combined with: NBA 5000

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18020LAW 6560  LEC 002

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

  • 17218LAW 6564  LEC 001

LAW 6568

This is a survey course in Internet law, with particular emphasis on privacy and security.  It is designed to teach lawyers what they need to know to work effectively with computer technologists, and vice ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Combined with: LAW 6568

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17971LAW 6568  LEC 002

    • TBA
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Grimmelmann, J

  • Streamed from NYTech.

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Combined with: LAW 6568

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17970LAW 6568  LEC 031

    • MWCornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Grimmelmann, J

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech.

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

  • 17209LAW 6569  LEC 001

LAW 6601

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17267LAW 6601  LEC 001

LAW 6614

One or more students will be paired with a lawyer and/or law firm with substantial experience in technology and high-growth corporate transactions. Students will work under the supervision of the lawyer ... view course details

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  • 1-1.5 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 17972LAW 6614  LEC 031

    • TBA Cornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • D'Amore, M

  • Taught in NYC at CornellTech. Available to LLM-Tech students only.

LAW 6643

Robots, artificial intelligence, and autonomous systems have long been the realm of science fiction, but they are increasingly a part of contemporary life as well. Autonomous vehicles, robots and artificial ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6643

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17979LAW 6643  LEC 002

    • W
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Staff

  • Streamed live from Cornell Tech.

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6643

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17978LAW 6643  LEC 031

  • Taught in NYC at CornellTech.

LAW 6661

This course introduces students to the law and institutions of the European Union. It examines the composition, organization, functions and powers of the Union's governing bodies; analyzes the Union's ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17304LAW 6661  LEC 001

LAW 6673

This class introduces the principal legal issues involved in starting, managing and operating a technology-oriented business by entrepreneurs. It is intended to provide non-law students with an understanding ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Opt NoAud

  • 17942LAW 6673  LEC 031

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech in NYC.

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

  • 17305LAW 6681  LEC 001

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

  • 17307LAW 6701  LEC 001

LAW 6710

What can lawyers and judges learn from the study of literature? This course explores the relevance of imaginative literature (novels, drama, poetry, and film) to questions of law and social justice from ... view course details

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  • 16306LAW 6710  LEC 001

LAW 6734

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17869LAW 6734  LEC 001

LAW 6735

This is a survey course of the law governing tax-exempt organizations in the U.S. It primarily focuses on federal tax law and on Section 501(c)(3) organizations, but related concepts and New York law will ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17317LAW 6735  LEC 001

LAW 6739

Take your research skills beyond the basics of Lawyering. This course provides an overview of the resources, methods, and strategies necessary to conduct efficient and effective online legal research for ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17318LAW 6739  LEC 001

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

  • 17319LAW 6742  LEC 001

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

  • 17320LAW 6743  LEC 001

LAW 6752

This course examines effective ways to organize, summarize, and present information orally. With particular attention to the concepts of clarity, brevity, and audience, students will make - and critique ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 17321LAW 6752  LEC 001

  • This course is not open to non-law student enrollment.

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

  • 17322LAW 6761  LEC 001

LAW 6766

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17324LAW 6766  LEC 001

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

  • 17311LAW 6781  LEC 001

LAW 6783

This course is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the law governing lawyers in a variety of practice settings, including transactional, counseling, and civil and criminal litigation. The course ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17312LAW 6783  LEC 001

LAW 6801

This course examines the remedial consequences of lawsuits and the remedial choices open to litigants: essential strategic information for students considering a litigation-oriented practice. It covers ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17313LAW 6801  LEC 001

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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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17314LAW 6821  LEC 001

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

  • 17853LAW 6822  LEC 001

LAW 6893

This course is designed to familiarize students with common issues that arise in, and how they are addressed by attorneys who structure, technology transactions. view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17943LAW 6893  LEC 031

    • WRCornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • D'Amore, M

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech.

LAW 6898

No description available. view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17894LAW 6898  LEC 001

LAW 6923

Each major segment of a trial will be explored  opening statement, direct examination, cross examination, objections, impeachment, use of exhibits and visuals, and closing argument  culminating in a trial. ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17994LAW 6923  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Jan 13 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Heiden, T

LAW 6945

No description available. view course details

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6945

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 18110LAW 6945  LEC 002

    • W
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Graev, L

  • Live streamed from NYC Tech.

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6945

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 18109LAW 6945  LEC 031

    • WCornell Tech
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Graev, L

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech.

LAW 6952

Women are fast emerging as drivers of the global economy. This course will focus on where the law serves as an enabler or an obstacle to women's economic participation and will provide a comparative look ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18221LAW 6952  LEC 001

LAW 6953

This course will address the nature, protection, and defense of trade secrets, from their common law origins to their role in several recent high-profile cases.  We will do a deep dive into the different ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6953

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17981LAW 6953  LEC 001

    • R
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • D'Amore, M

  • Live streamed from Cornell Tech.

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  •   Combined with: LAW 6953

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17980LAW 6953  LEC 031

  • Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech.

LAW 7022

This seminar will explore what the idea of property means, and its usefulness in resolving issues of intense social conflict.  Seminar sessions will encourage student participation, with the instructor ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17348LAW 7022  SEM 101

LAW 7072

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  •   Combined with: PHIL 3972

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17328LAW 7072  SEM 101

LAW 7157

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17586LAW 7157  SEM 101

LAW 7164

Business and nonprofit corporations are well-recognized to be "legal persons" that can hold and exercise rights in their own names and, in some cases, operate in perpetuity.  However, trusts, foundations, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17365LAW 7164  SEM 101

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

  • 17368LAW 7166  SEM 101

    • MHughes Hall G29
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Junewicz, J

LAW 7174

Some sessions of this seminar will be conducted by video conference. This seminar will examine the regulation and planning of secured transactions under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code and related ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 18174LAW 7174  SEM 101

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

  • 17336LAW 7175  SEM 101

LAW 7176

This course will explore the regulatory and transactional side of funds/investment vehicles, including venture capital, hedge and private equity funds and public mutual funds.  The course will explore ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17337LAW 7176  SEM 101

LAW 7179

This seminar focuses on the societal perspectives on digital technology. Speakers will come from a range of disciplines including computer science, data science, engineering, OR, humanities, social sciences, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: INFO 7060

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18212LAW 7179  SEM 101

  • Taught in NYC. Enrollment limited to Cornell Tech Students.

LAW 7187

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17342LAW 7187  SEM 101

LAW 7246

This in-home seminar will consider dramatic works that shed light on big questions central to the law.  Works considered will include Aeschylus's Oresteia, leading into a discussion on the origin and nature ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 17343LAW 7246  SEM 101

    • T
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Chafetz, J

LAW 7285

I'm conducting this seminar to solicit feedback and criticism on work I've done over the past few years.  My plan is to collect this work into a book tentatively entitled "Guilty Acts, Guilty Minds."  The ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17344LAW 7285  SEM 101

LAW 7295

The legal framework governing the employment relationship in most of the world is dramatically different from that of the US, reflecting differences between the civil law and common law systems as well ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17347LAW 7295  SEM 101

LAW 7312

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18184LAW 7312  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Prior completion of, or concurrent undertaking of Intellectual Property or Patent Law

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

  • 17349LAW 7321  SEM 101

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

  • 17351LAW 7371  SEM 101

LAW 7411

Higher education is a complex, idiosyncratic institution. Universities and colleges have a unique mission -- teaching, research, and public service -- and a uniquely challenging task of accommodating the ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17376LAW 7411  SEM 101

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

  • 17383LAW 7580  SEM 101

LAW 7589

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17569LAW 7589  SEM 101

LAW 7590

This course analyzes the structure of mortgage- and other asset-backed securities, as well as the participants in their creation, distribution, trading and regulation. The financial and legal characteristics ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17353LAW 7590  SEM 101

LAW 7598

Introduces students to the theory and practice of Negotiation and Facilitation in both legal and non-legal contexts. Theories of negotiation, conflict style, adversarial negotiation, and problem-solving ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17885LAW 7598  SEM 101

    • R
    • Feb 14, 2019
    • Dahan, S

    • FSu
    • Feb 15 - Feb 17, 2019
    • Dahan, S

  • Attendance at all sessions each day, is mandatory.

LAW 7671

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17886LAW 7671  SEM 101

LAW 7695

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17877LAW 7695  SEM 101

LAW 7766

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17369LAW 7766  SEM 101

LAW 7775

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17373LAW 7775  SEM 101

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 Graded

  • 18107LAW 7783  SEM 101

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

  • 17375LAW 7801  CLN 301

    • WHughes Hall G28R
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • McKee, E

      Yale-Loehr, S

LAW 7804

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18172LAW 7804  CLN 301

    • WHughes Hall G28R
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • McKee, E

      Yale-Loehr, S

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 Graded

  • 17379LAW 7811  CLN 301

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 Graded

  • 17372LAW 7812  CLN 301

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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  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • 17374LAW 7815  CLN 301

LAW 7816

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  • 1-6 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18359LAW 7816  CLN 301

LAW 7839

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  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • 17389LAW 7839  CLN 301

LAW 7840

The newest addition to Cornell Law School's Clinical Programs, the Estate Planning Clinic aims to provide students with the unique opportunity of enriching and furthering their legal awareness and experience ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17393LAW 7840  CLN 301

    • MMyron Taylor Hall 387
    • Jan 22 - Apr 29, 2019
    • Miller, J

      O'Connor, M

      Stamelman, A

LAW 7847

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  • 1-5 Credits Graded

  • 17391LAW 7847  CLN 301

LAW 7850

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  •   Combined with: FGSS 7850

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17385LAW 7850  SEM 101

LAW 7857

Permission of instructor required. Students who wish to apply to the clinic should submit a resume, transcript, and short statement of interest (no more than two pages) to Prof. Lyon. For more information ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17394LAW 7857  CLN 301

LAW 7858

Students collaborate with farmworkers, farmworker families, and partner organizations to use the law in service of their clients' goals. Students who have completed the first semester of any clinical course ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17395LAW 7858  CLN 301

LAW 7859

Students collaborate with farmworkers, farmworker families, and partner organizations to use the law in service of their clients' goals. Students who have completed the first semester of any clinical course ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17396LAW 7859  CLN 301

LAW 7860

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17399LAW 7860  CLN 301

LAW 7867

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17896LAW 7867  LEC 001

LAW 7869

Death penalty litigation: investigation and the preparation of petitions, memoranda, and briefs. Case selection and student assignments depend on both pedagogical factors and litigation needs of clinic ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17400LAW 7869  CLN 301

LAW 7875

Working with College of Business faculty, the law school has established this new practicum course to bring accounting and law students together in a law school clinic to provide inter-professional services ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18061LAW 7875  CLN 301

LAW 7876

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18062LAW 7876  CLN 301

LAW 7877

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18178LAW 7877  CLN 301

LAW 7885

Approximately 15 hours of work per week. Selection of students for enrollment into the clinic is at the instructor's discretion.   The Legal Research Clinic provides students with the opportunity to hone ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • 17401LAW 7885  CLN 301

LAW 7905

Prerequisite: completion of 2 full semesters of law study at a U.S. law school. Permission of the instructor.  Limited enrollment.  12 to 16 hours of work per week. This course has two components. First, ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • 17402LAW 7905  CLN 301

LAW 7914

This Clinic explores how human rights law can be used to advance gender justice locally and globally. Through a critical seminar and practical case and project work, students will examine and engage in ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17403LAW 7914  CLN 301

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

  • 17404LAW 7925  CLN 301

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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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17388LAW 7953  CLN 301

LAW 7967

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17889LAW 7967  CLN 301