This course provides a survey of the legal rules and concepts applicable to the basic forms of business associations. It will begin the foundational principles of agency law and briefly cover sole proprietorships, general partnerships, limited partnerships, and limited liability companies. The primary concentration is on the law of corporations, both public and closely held, with emphasis on the Delaware General Corporations Law. The class will be a combination of lecture and panel student discussions and will cover both policy concerns and black letter law. The exam will be open book.
California Bar Examination;
Taxation & Public Finance;
Entertainment, Media and Intellectual Property Law;