Spring 2016
    Law No.: LAW9127
    Sched. No.: 116219162

Current Issues in Corporate Law and Governance (SC)*
Section 1
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Barzuza, Michal



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MTWRF, 0750-0950 (WB116)
Credits:3Type:Seminar
Capacity:16 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**
Current Enrollment:13 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**

Course Description:

SPECIAL NOTES REGARDING SESSION DATES/TIMES/ROOM: This traditionally semester-long course will be compressed in the Spring 2016 semester from February 8th to February 26th.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This seminar will cover current issues in corporate law and governance such as hedge fund activism, proxy access, majority voting, executive compensation and contractual freedom in corporate law. Some sessions will feature guest speakers. There will be no exam or paper requirement. Instead, students will be asked to submit brief memos on the assigned readings. Some tolerance to economics recommended.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Students seeking to enroll in this seminar, whether enrolled or not, must attend the first class session. Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be dropped.

Prerequisites:Corporations or Corporations (Law & Business) (Pre- or Co-requisite).
Course Requirement:Students will submit brief memos during the course on the assigned readings.