Business Planning

Section 1, Spring 22

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 36/45
Credits: 2
Day Time Room Start Date End Date
  • TR
  • 1130-1330
  • SL298
01/25/2022 03/03/2022

Course Description

While many courses address the legal aspects of particular corporate law topics, this course will focus on thinking strategically to address business planning issues of start-ups or closely held companies. Strategic decisions will include choice of entity and change in entity as growth continues, raising debt/equity capital, and corporate growth opportunities. The objective of this course it to make you a trusted advisor in counseling your clients through the strategic legal and business issues.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Final Type (if any): Flex
Description: Flex exam (details to be announced)

Written Work Product
Written Work Product:

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: (Corporations (6103) OR Corporations (Law & Business) (6109)) Also, Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance (in college, law school, or from work experience) are encouraged. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes:

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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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Wednesday, February 23, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Saturday, March 05, 11:59 PM