Corporations

Corporations

Professor Jesse Fried
Fall 2017 course
M, T 1:10pm - 3:10pm in Langdell Hall Room 272 - South
4 classroom credits

Prerequisite: None

Exam: In Class

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