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Access to Justice (2790)

This two (2) credit course examines the history, policies, practices, and laws that demonstrate how the legal system addresses access to justice for all people...

Accounting for Lawyers - Law (2000)

Basic principles of accounting; double entry bookkeeping, balance sheet, income statement, inventories, and methods of depreciation computation.

Administrative Law (3020)

The study of the administrative law process, concentrating on the functions and procedures of administrative agencies and judicial review of agency actions. 

Admiralty - Law (3030)

This course will provide an overview of Admiralty Law with special emphasis on such issues as maritime jurisdiction, collision, carriage of goods by sea, salvage, general average, maritime personal injury and the existence and enforcement of maritime liens. The course will also provide an overview as to special aspects of maritime practice and procedure.

Advanced Advocacy (6000)

Advanced Advocacy was designed and is taught from the perspective that advocacy is more than applied skill; in its purest form, advocacy is a form of art. 

Advanced Corporate and Partnership Tax (3660)

It will cover advanced topics in the taxation of corporations and partnerships, including corporate reorganizations, affiliated groups of corporations, partnership transfers and liquidations, and complex partnership allocations. 

Advanced Corporate Transactions Law Firm Program - Law (7010)

This course is a continuation of the Corporate Transactions LFP course. This portion of the course will cover, among other things, certain agreement provisions, acquisition financing and transfer of both real and personal property.

Advanced Immigration Law Clinic (5061)

An Advanced Immigration Law Clinic for 2 credit hours is available to students who have completed the 4 hour Immigration Law Clinic course.

Advanced Legal Research (6370)

Advanced Legal Research covers both federal and Michigan legal research resources. A host of formats and databases will be taught, to include Westlaw and LexisNexis (new and traditional interfaces), other popular subscription databases, free legal Websites, and print resources (when required by law firms). 




Advising Entrepreneurs in New Business Start ups Law Firm Program Law (7250)

The purpose of the course is to expose the students to the wide variety of issues that arise when an entrepreneur forms a business entity to develop, manufacture and sell a new product. We will work on issues from pre-formation through early stage financing to the initial creation of a private placement strategy.

Alternative Dispute Resolution (3690)

This course is offered to students interested in acquiring knowledge of arbitration, mediation, conciliation, negotiation, client counseling and interviewing...

American Indian Law (3280)

This course will present a current and historical analysis of the legal relationships existing between Indian tribes, states and the United States. 

American Indian Law Practicum (3970)

This course is offered in cooperation with the Michigan Indian Judicial Association and the University of Detroit Mercy Indian Law Center.

American Inns of Court (3990)

The Law School has the only Michigan charter membership in the American Inns of Court Foundation, whose goals are instilling excellence in advocacy and professionalism. 

Antitrust Law (3050)

This course focuses on the legal control of competitive business activities by federal legislation and evolving judicial interpretation.