256.3 sec. 001 - Understanding and Drafting Business Documents (Fall 2022)
Instructor: Noga Firstenberg
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Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person
M 6:25 PM - 8:15 PM
Location: Law 100
From August 22, 2022
To October 10, 2022
Course End: October 10, 2022
Class Number: 31903
Enroll Limit: 26
As of: 10/06 07:52 AM
This interactive course will prepare students for drafting business documents and contracts in an in-house counsel role. Students will draft, review, and analyze legal and business issues that arise in contracts, terms of service, and other documents. This course will focus on writing effectively and with precision, translating business terms into legal documents, and presenting legal advice in a business context. In class, students will work individually and in small groups to draft and review business documents. There will be writing assignments throughout the course.
BIO: Noga Firstenberg is an attorney with transactional and litigation experience. Noga is currently Senior Counsel at Airbnb. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School and UC Berkeley.
Attendance at the first class is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present on the first day of class (without prior permission of the instructor) may be dropped without notice. The instructor can continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend or have prior permission of the instructor in order not to risk being dropped without notice.
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Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Simulation Courses
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Required Books are in blue
- Working with Contracts: What Law School Doesn't Teach You
Charles M. Fox
Edition: 2d ed., 2008
Publisher: Practising Law Inst
e-Book Available: Yes
e-Book procurement note: https://www.amazon.com/Working-Contracts-Corporate-Securities-Library/dp/1402410603
Copyright Date: To Be Determined
Price Source: user provided