Introduction to Japanese Law

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Spring 2013 Course
Meets: M, T 10:20am - 11:50am in WCC Room 3007
3 classroom credits
This course is designed to introduce the non-specialist law student to major features of the Japanese legal system. The course attempts to integrate the structures, processes, and personnel of the Japanese legal system with other features of Japanese society and history. Topics covered include (but are not limited to): Litigations and extra-judicial settlement, the legal services industry, economic regulation, criminal procedure, and constitutional litigation.

Subject Areas: International, Comparative & Foreign Law .