LAW 6131

LAW 6131

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

An introduction to the legal rules, principles, and economic factors that influence the governance of business enterprises in the United States. While the principal focus of the course will be the governance of large, publicly-traded corporations, we will also devote some attention to agency relationships, partnerships, and closely-held corporations. Legal topics will include business formation and capitalization, fiduciary obligations, shareholder voting, derivative suits, corporate control transactions, and the purpose of the firm.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16340LAW 6131  LEC 001