Course Details

Basics of Contract Drafting

This seminar provides introductory, hands-on training in the basic techniques of contract drafting. It is designed to help students acquire general tools and skills applicable to various types of contracts. Students will learn to: --Translate the terms of a business deal into contract concepts; --Draft a logically-organized, precise, enforceable contract in plain English; --Edit (redline) the contract to reflect client input and negotiated changes; --Grapple with ethical issues arising during the contract drafting process; and --Read, analyze, and critique contracts drafted by others.


Catalog Number: LAWSTUDY 622
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaLegal Skills Development


Course History

Fall 2014
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Martin, Christopher M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 23



Fall 2014
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Mulaney, Ellen S. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 23



Spring 2014
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Mulaney, Ellen S. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 24



Spring 2014
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Felchner, Erin
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 24



Fall 2013
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Rosenbaum, Judith A. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 15



Fall 2013
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Felchner, Erin
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 24



Summer 2013
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Felchner, Erin
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 14



Spring 2013
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Mulaney, Ellen S. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 23



Spring 2013
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Felchner, Erin
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 24     Actual: 21



Fall 2012
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Rosenbaum, Judith A. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 15



Fall 2012
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Felchner, Erin
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 15



Summer 2012
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Rosenbaum, Judith A. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 23     Actual: 13



Spring 2012
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Payne, Sue A.
Section: 1     Type: Seminar     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 13



Spring 2012
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Payne, Sue A.
Section: 2     Type: Seminar     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 15



Fall 2011
Title: Basics of Contract Drafting
Faculty: Payne, Sue A.
Section: 1     Type: Seminar     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 15     Actual: 15