Course Details

Business Associations (3-credits)

This course provides an introduction to the law that governs corporations and unincorporated business associations. Among the topics this course may cover are the law of agency, which provides the foundation for discussion of the most common business associations; legal issues related to partnerships and LLCs; and corporations, including limited liability, piercing the corporate veil, the business judgment rule, fiduciary duties, and basic concepts in securities law. The class is designed to provide students with a foundation in the common law and state statutory systems that regulate business organizations, as well as the important issues of policy that surround this regulation. The course is appropriate for all students, regardless of background and regardless of whether they intend to pursue related classes. PRE-REQUISITES/RESTRICTIONS: Business Associations and Corporations are mutually exclusive. **For professor specific information and book information please see class level description** Section 1 (Schanzenbach) is 4-credits Section 2 (Silver) is 3-credits

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 601S
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaCommercial Practice Area
Additional Course Information: Open to First Year Students,  Required for Business Concentrion


Course History

Fall 2018
Title: Business Associations
Faculty: Schanzenbach, Max M. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 70     Actual: 70

Fall 2018
Title: Business Associations
Faculty: Silver, Carole (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 70     Actual: 69

Spring 2018
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Silver, Carole (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 70     Actual: 47

Spring 2018
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Sanga, Sarath (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 70     Actual: 69

Fall 2017
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Reed, Stephen F. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65

Fall 2017
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Schanzenbach, Max M. (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 64

Fall 2017
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Silver, Carole (courses | profile)
Section: 3     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 42

Spring 2017
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty:
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 40

Spring 2017
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Litvak, Katherine (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 57

Fall 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Litvak, Katherine (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65

Fall 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Sanga, Sarath (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 48

Fall 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Silver, Carole (courses | profile)
Section: 3     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 36

Summer 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Litvak, Katherine (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 24

Spring 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Litvak, Katherine (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 57

Spring 2016
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Silver, Carole (courses | profile)
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 37

Fall 2015
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Litvak, Katherine (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 65

Fall 2015
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Sepe, Simone
Section: 2     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 65     Actual: 62

Fall 2015
Title: Business Associations (3-credits)
Faculty: Miller, Alan D.
Section: 3     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 40