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256.6F sec. 001 - Bankruptcy Law (Spring 2021)

Instructor: Kenneth Ayotte  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4
Grading Designation: Graded
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction


WTh 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
Location: Internet/Online
From January 20, 2021
To April 30, 2021

Course Start: January 20, 2021
Course End: April 30, 2021
Class Number: 32226

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 30
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 40
As of: 05/08 05:45 AM

This is a survey of the United States Bankruptcy Code, with an emphasis on corporate reorganization under Chapter 11. The goals of the course are the following:

a. To understand the fundamental problems that justify bankruptcy law
b. To study the key features of the bankruptcy code and how they address these problems
c. To understand financial transactions that interact with bankruptcy law
d. To understand the realities of how bankruptcy actually works in practice

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Business Law

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Required Books are in blue

  • Baird and Jackson's Bankruptcy
    Adler, Casey and Morrison
    Edition: 5th ed/2020
    Publisher: West Academic/Foundation Press
    ISBN: 9781599415994
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note:
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $235.00
    Price Source: user provided

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