Corporations

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Fall 2014 Course
Meets: M, T 1:00pm - 3:00pm in Langdell Hall Langdell North
4 classroom credits

This course introduces students to the legal rules protecting creditors and shareholders of a corporation. Topics include limited liability, veil piercing, equitable subordination, fraudulent conveyances, leveraged buyouts, the duties of care and loyalty, shareholder voting, derivative suits, executive compensation, insider trading, and control transactions.

Note: For upper-level JD students, this course will be included in the Multi-Section round of registration.

Subject Areas: Regulatory Law , Business Organization, Commercial Law, and Finance .