Course Description

LAW 475 - U.S. Constitutional Law for Foreign Lawyers

This course is open only to LL.M. students. The class provides an introduction to American Constitutional Law in its historical, social, and political context. It surveys the U.S. Supreme Court's treatment of judicial review, the federal structure, the Commerce Clause, taxing and spending, presidential power, individual rights and the states, economic regulation, and equal protection. Strategies for analyzing Constitutional Law questions on the California and New York bar examinations will also be emphasized.  

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Peter Reich 19F 475 LEC 1 R 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 2.0 No No
Limited to foreign LLM students. Enrollment processed through the Graduate Studies Office.
Peter Reich 20S 475 LEC 1 R 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 2.0 No No
Course limited to foreign LLM students. Enrollment processed through the Graduate Studies Office.

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Peter Reich 18S 475 LEC 1 T 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 2.0 No No
This course is limited to LLM students.
Peter Reich 18F 475 LEC 1 W 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 2.0 No No
Course limited to foreign LLM students. Enrollment processed through the Graduate Studies Office.
Peter Reich 19S 475 LEC 1 R 1:10 PM - 3:10 PM 2.0 No No
This course is limited to LLM students.
Categories
California Bar Examination; Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy; Multistate Bar Examination (MBE);