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220H sec. 001 - Public Law in a Pandemic for LL.M.s (Fall 2020)

Instructor: Erwin Chemerinsky  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1

Due to COVID-19, this class is remote for Fall 2020.


    Th 06:00 AM - 07:50 AM
    Location: Internet/Online
    From August 20, 2020
    To October 08, 2020

Course Start: August 20, 2020
Course End: October 08, 2020
Class Number: 34220

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 17
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 99
As of: 09/23 04:15 PM

Many lawsuits have been filed in courts arising from COVID-19 and actions taken to stop its spread, and many more lawsuits are likely in the weeks and months ahead. What are the legal principles concerning the government’s power in a pandemic? How are civil liberties to balanced with the need to stop the spread of a communicable disease? The focus will be both on the underlying legal principles and on the issues now being litigated.

This course is for LLMs.

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Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
This is a credit only course
Course Category: General Courses
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Public Law and Policy

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