Course Description

LAWS 7411
Mergers, Acquisitions and Reorganizations
General Description:
Studies the planning of corporate mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations, examining the application and integration of state corporate law, federal securities law, accounting principles, tax law, labor law, products liability law, environmental law, ERISA, and antitrust law. Prereq of LAWS 6211.

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LAWS 7411-001

Instructor(s): Andrew Schwartz

Credits: 2

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Thu   2:25 PM - 4:05 PM   WOLF 304

Syllabus: Mergers, Acquisitions and Reorganizations Spring 2013 Syllabus

Advice Info: Corporations (LAWS 6211) is a recommended pre-requisite. With the permission of the instructor, Corporations may be taken concurrently with this course.

First Assignment: Please read and be prepared to discuss pages 1-23 in the Carney casebook (3d ed. 2011). In addition, please find and read one or two business news reports on the recently announced proposed acquisition of Zipcar by Avis Budget Group.