Business Entity Formation and Transactions

This course provides an opportunity for students to form various types of business entities, including partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations, and implement various business transactions, such as employment and consulting agreements, shareholder agreements and agreements in connection with the purchase and sale of a business. Students will apply the legal doctrine learned in Business Organizations and other courses to a series of exercises and prepare the documents necessary to effectuate the business needs. Students will utilize information gathering, planning, counseling and negotiating skills throughout the course.

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Course Information
Course #: LAW 319
Program: JD
Course Type: JD Elective
Area of Study: Business and Corporate Law
Credit Hours: Three credit hours.