Law of Public-Private Partnerships
Section 1, Fall 22
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This course will focus on the legal topics required to successfully negotiate and document a public private partnership for a real estate transaction. The class will be taught using case studies and creative problem solving.
Final Type (if any): None
Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will work in teams of four to negotiate and draft a comprehensive development agreement for a public private partnership. Additionally, each student will be required to draft two research memoranda on two of the legal topics covered during the course of the semester.
Students will prepare a PowerPoint presentation on one of the research topics and present same to the class.
Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Because the credits in this course count toward the JD Program Professional Skills requirement, JD candidates will be given enrollment priority for this class. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes: Each student will be evaluated based on class participation, the research memoranda and the PowerPoint presentation; a group grade will be assigned for the comprehensive development agreement project.
*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: Yes
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.
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Concentrations: Business Organization and Finance, Environmental and Land Use Law
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Wednesday, November 30, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Friday, December 09, 11:59 PM