Focuses on the development and use of concepts derived from a number of legal areas in the context of business planning and counseling. Topics such as formation of business entities, sale of a business, recapitalization, division, reorganization and dissolution are considered. Prerequisites: Income Taxation and either Agency, Partnership and the LLC or Corporations.
Meeting Times & Locations:
||8:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Description: The course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the role of the business attorney in various corporate transactions, with an emphasis on choice of entity, entity-formation, financing, recapitalization and reorganization issues. The course will also provide practical tools, methods and planning techniques that will cross traditional legal subject matter boundaries. Although the course deliberately attempts to avoid mathematical calculations, students will walk away with an understanding of the basic business and economic aspects of various transactions. Prerequisites: Income Taxation and either Agency, Partnership and the LLC or Corporations.
Textbook Info: Gevurts, Business Planning, (Foundation, 4th ed.), ISBN 9781599411491.