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Corporations [Kellogg]

An introduction to the key issues involving corporations, including a brief introduction to partnership and agency, formation of the corporation, limited liability, fiduciary responsibility of officers and directors, the federal proxy rules and the federal law of insider trading, tender offers and takeovers. This course will meet on the University Quarter calendar. Corporations is offered as an alternative to Business Associations for those who wish a one course introduction to the law of business entities. The class will be composed of roughly equal numbers of Kellogg students and law students. Students interested in the Business Association concentration, are probably best advised to enroll in Business Associations rather than this course, although one can still enroll in the concentration if this course is selected. Evaluation: There will be an open book, final examination Schedule: This course will be taught on the 10 week quarter session. Text: To be determined. See the course listing at the Abbott Hall bookstore. Teaching Method: Socratic


Catalog Number: BUSCOM 602K
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans Area
Additional Course Information: ,  Class meets using University Calendar ,  Co-listed with KSM ,  Open to First Year Students


Course History

Spring 2014
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Kaeb, Caroline (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 47



Fall 2013
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 44



Spring 2013
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: McDonnell, Mary-Hunter
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 0



Fall 2012
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 48



Spring 2012
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: McDonnell, Mary-Hunter
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 60     Actual: 0



Fall 2011
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 47



Spring 2011
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Speta, James B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 56



Fall 2010
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 37