Course Description

LAW 250 - Secured Transactions

Debt is pervasive in the American economy. Security interests, mortgages, and liens are the legal devices by which the parties to loans, deals, and other transactions establish the power relationship among them. The course focuses on developing practical legal skills in problem solving, statutory interpretation, and the formulation of legal strategy. The transactions explored range from routine consumer purchases to complex business transactions. Subtopics include foreclosure; repossession; replevin; judicial sales; default; acceleration; reinstatement and cure; modification of debt in bankruptcy; the attachment, perfection, and priority of security interests; filing systems; bankruptcy avoiding powers; cross-collateralization; marshaling; and statutory liens.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Lynn LoPucki 15F 250 LEC 1 MTR 10:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4.0 No No

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Lynn LoPucki 14S 250 LEC 1 MTW 1:40 PM - 2:50 PM 4.0 No No
Lynn LoPucki 15S 250 LEC 1 TR 10:35 AM - 12:00 PM 3.0 No No
Categories
Bankruptcy; Business Law; Entertainment, Media and Intellectual Property Law;