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Clinic Practice: Investor Protection

Students in this course will work in the Investor Protections Center, which provides representation to investors with limited income and who have disputes with stockbrokers, investment advisors, or securities firms. Students will be given the opportunity to learn the practical aspects of securities, mediation and arbitration. Students will be responsible for interviewing and counseling clients, explaining the arbitration and mediation process, investigation and selecting potential arbitrators, conducting discovery, negotiating settlements, and participating in arbitration trials and mediations. Finally students will be exposed to the economic considerations that are involved in securities arbitration. Second year students earn 3.0 credits. Third year students earn 4.0 credits. Enrollment is limited to JD candidates.


Catalog Number: LITARB 715
Practice Areas: Constitutional LawCriminal Law Practice AreaLegal Skills Development


Course History

Spring 2011
Title: Clinic Practice: Investor Protection
Faculty: Tenenbaum, J. Samuel (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Clinic     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4



Fall 2010
Title: Clinic Practice: Investor Protection
Faculty: Tenenbaum, J. Samuel (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Clinic     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 4     Actual: 4