Course Details

Corporations

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 is offered on the Quarter calendar on the Chicago campus at the Law School. The first day of class for the Fall Quarter is Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Corporations is offered as an alternative to Business Associations for those law students 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. Law 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. For Kellogg students. The required text for the Course is Stephen B. Presser, An Introduction to the Law of Business Organizations (3rd. ed. 2010, West Publishing).


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

Fall 2014
Title: Corporations
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 65     Actual: 50



Spring 2014
Title: Corporations
Faculty: Kaeb, Caroline
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 40



Fall 2013
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 42



Spring 2013
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: McDonnell, Mary-Hunter
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 47



Fall 2012
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 47



Spring 2012
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: McDonnell, Mary-Hunter
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 60     Actual: 39



Fall 2011
Title: Corporations [Kellogg]
Faculty: Presser, Stephen B. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Lecture     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 50     Actual: 48