The Corporate Law of HBO's Succession (SC) (Zoom-only Class)

Section 1ZO, J-Term 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 13/16
Credits: 1
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • TWRF
  • 1300-1600
  • WB104
01/18/2022 01/21/2022

Course Description

This short course examines the corporate law of HBO's TV show Succession.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product: There will be a final group project that requires substantial out-of-class work during the J-Term week. Details to be announced.

Other Work
Students are required to watch three seasons of HBO’s Succession before the class begins.

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: (Corporations (6103) OR Corporations (Law & Business) (6109)) required as prerequisite. LAW 8013 (Mergers and Acquisitions) or LAW 9034 (Transactional Approach to M&A) recommended, but not required. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes: This course will meet via Zoom for all participants.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*If “Yes,” then students are required to submit a substantial research paper in this course, which means students do not need to submit any form to SRO for this paper to meet their upper-level writing requirement. If “No,” then students must submit a “special request” e-form to SRO (available via LawWeb) no later than five weeks after the start of the term for a paper in this class to be counted toward the upper-level writing requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

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Modified Type
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Thursday, January 13, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, January 23, 11:59 PM