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  • Bioethics and Health Law: Selected Topics

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This class covers selected topics in health care law, public health law, and (especially) bioethics. Among the topics that…

  • Land Use Law

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: Property Exam Type: Any Day Take-home This course will explore the regulation of land use, with an emphasis on the constitutional and environmental dimensions…

  • Property 3

    November 22, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class This course deals with characteristic arrangements under American law for the creation and transfer of rights to control and exploit property.

  • Property 4

    November 22, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class This course deals with characteristic arrangements under American law for the creation and transfer of rights to control and exploit property.

  • Property 3

    November 22, 2022

    Exam Type: Please refer to the Spring 2021 Exam Schedule This course deals with characteristic arrangements under American law for the creation and transfer…

  • Urban Law and Policy

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam This reading group will focus on doctrine and theories in land use, local government, and property law by examining…

  • Property 3

    November 22, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class This course deals with characteristic arrangements under American law for the creation and transfer of rights to control and exploit property.

  • Capital Punishment in America

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: For JD students, Criminal Law is required. For LLM students, permission of the instructor is required to waive the requisite. Exam Type: Please refer…

  • Contracts 7

    November 22, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class Contract law is the study of legally enforceable promises, normally exchanged as part of a bargain. Contracts are the main means…

  • Digital Platforms: Responsibilities Then and Now

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: None The conventional wisdom around the responsibilities of platforms like Facebook, Google, and Amazon has evolved greatly. 1995-2010 roughly saw the…

  • Governing Digital Technology

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisite: This is a JD 1L only offering. Exam Type: One-Day Take-home This course offers a rigorous introduction to the field of cyberlaw. We will…

  • Global Justice Workshop

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, but it is intended for students with a strong academic bent. Exam: No Exam This workshop will…

  • Global Justice Workshop

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, but it is intended for students with a strong academic bent. Exam: No Exam This workshop will…

  • Global Justice Workshop

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this workshop, but it is intended for students with a strong academic bent. Exam: No Exam This workshop will…

  • Legal Profession Seminar

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam

    Students are required to write short response papers (around 2-pages) for each session, actively participate in the…

  • Challenges of a General Counsel: Lawyers as Leaders

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam
    Students will write 2-3 page response papers (which will be graded pass/fail) using the problem to highlight…

  • Legal Profession Seminar

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam
    Students are required to write short response papers (around 2-pages) for each session, actively participate in the discussion,…

  • Legal Profession Seminar

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam Students are required to write short response papers (around 2-pages) for each session, actively participate in the discussion, and…

  • Legal Profession

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Please refer to the Fall 2020 Tentative Exam Schedule This course offers a look at the organization, economics, operation, and…

  • Challenges of a General Counsel: Lawyers as Leaders

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam As the seminar description indicates, in this seminar we will use a series of in-depth case studies to examine…

  • Legal Profession

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Any Day Take-home This course offers a look at the organization, economics, operation, and ideology of the legal profession. We will…

  • Legal Profession

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Any Day Take-home This course offers a look at the organization, economics, operation, and ideology of the legal profession. We will…

  • Appellate Courts and Advocacy Workshop

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: No Exam The Appellate Courts and Advocacy Workshop combines a substantive review of key appellate litigation doctrines concerning appellate jurisdiction, standards…

  • Advanced Negotiation: Multiparty Negotiation, Group Decision Making, and Teams

    November 22, 2022

    Prerequisites: Negotiation Workshop Exam Type: No Exam All lawyers work in environments that present opportunities to work with multiple parties – whether across the table,…

  • Employment Law Workshop: Strategies for Social Change

    November 22, 2022

    Required Clinic Component: Employment Law Clinic (3-5 spring clinical credits). This clinic and course are bundled; enrollment in the clinic will automatically enroll you in…

  • Criminal Law 4

    November 21, 2022

    Exam Type: One-Day Take-home This course considers the basic themes of substantive criminal law, including criminal responsibility; the significance of act, intent, causation, and result;…

  • Guns, Abortion and Climate Change – What is next for State AGs?

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: Students must complete one of the following courses: Role of the State Attorney General; Federalism and States as Public Law Actors; Local Government Law;…

  • Antitrust Law

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: In Class This course examines the law, economics, practice, and policy of the federal antitrust laws. The main subjects are horizontal…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Taxation

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: In Class This course is an introductory study of federal income taxation covering inclusion and exclusion of items in computing gross…

  • Law and Economics

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: None Exam Type: No Exam This seminar will provide students with exposure to ongoing research in the economic analysis of law. At most of…

  • Corporations

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: There is no formal prerequisite for the course. Students without a basic familiarity – not necessarily expertise – with rudimentary accounting and finance concepts,…

  • The Law and Politics of Boycotts

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: By permission. Students can apply to the course by sending a CV and a cover letter explaining their interest in the course to jfried@law.harvard.edu…

  • Venture Law and Finance

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisite: This course is open to students who have taken Corporations, or by permission of the instructor to waive the prerequisite. Students should be willing…

  • Corporate Finance

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: No prerequisites, but a corporations course is strongly advised. Exam Type: In Class This course addresses the fundamentals of financial economics and reviews applications…

  • Securities Regulation

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: Most students find it helpful to have completed or to take concurrently a course in Corporations before taking Securities Regulation. Exam Type: In Class…

  • Securities Regulation

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: Most students find it helpful to have completed or to take concurrently a course in Corporations before taking Securities Regulation. Exam Type: In Class…

  • Legislation and Regulation 6

    November 21, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class Legislation and Regulation is an introduction to lawmaking in the modern administrative state. It will examine the way Congress and administrative…

  • Legislation and Regulation 4

    November 21, 2022

    Exam Type: In Class Legislation and Regulation is an introduction to lawmaking in the modern administrative state. It will examine the way Congress and administrative…

  • Legislation and Regulation 1

    November 21, 2022

    Exam type: In Class Legislation and Regulation is an introduction to lawmaking in the modern administrative state. It will examine the way Congress and administrative…

  • Copyright

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: Any Day Take-home This course examines the law of copyright and its role within the overall framework of intellectual…

  • Crimmigration: The Intersection of Criminal Law and Immigration Law

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: None Exam Type: In Class The intersection of criminal law and immigration law is a growing field of law that is at the forefront…

  • Business Strategy for Lawyers

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: Students should have some exposure to microeconomics or a related discipline (e.g., Analytical Methods, Law & Economics, an undergraduate class in economics, finance, etc.).

  • Corporations B

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: There is no formal prerequisite for the course. Students without a basic familiarity – not necessarily expertise – with rudimentary accounting and finance concepts,…

  • Corporations A

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: There is no formal prerequisite for the course. Students without a basic familiarity – not necessarily expertise – with rudimentary accounting and finance concepts,…

  • Corporate Finance

    November 21, 2022

    Prerequisites: Students must have taken Analytical Methods, Introduction to Finance Concepts, or a similar introduction to basic present value calculations at HLS or elsewhere. Exam