Course Description

LAWS 6280
Intensive Intro to Fin Info, Accounting & Law: Accounting Bootcamp
General Description:
Exposes students to the basics of financial accounting and when and how lawyers encounter accounting problems. Students will leave the course with an understanding of the basic framework of accounting, including the double-entry method, balance sheets, income statements, and statements of cash flows. They will also understand basic financial concepts including the time value of money, discount rates, basic methods of business valuation, and risk and diversification concepts. This knowledge is relevant to the practice of law in a wide range of areas, including family law, commercial law, business law, employment law, and tax.

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LAWS 6280-901

Instructor(s): Eric Zinn

Credits: 1

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   WLAW 304


LAWS 6280-902

Instructor(s): Eric Zinn

Credits: 1

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   WLAW 304