Law Firm Program: Corporate Law and Ethics (7230)

The course will involve a focus on the following subjects from the perspective a law firm that concentrates in Business Law, and issues confronted will include: 1) the role of the business lawyer; 2) client-fraud dilemmas; 3) related party transactions; 4) corporate internal investigations; and 5) basics of business practice. Emphasis will be placed on the roles and responsibilities of business lawyers in representing entities with boards of directors with specific attention to the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation, and the ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct 1.13. 

Course Details

  • Credits: 2