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285.41 sec. 001 - Comparative Consumer Law for LL.M.s (Spring 2023)

Instructor: Ted Mermin  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: In-Person


Tu 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
Location: Law 136
From January 10, 2023
To February 21, 2023

Course Start: January 10, 2023
Course End: February 21, 2023
Class Number: 32988

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 6
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 8
As of: 08/24 11:03 PM

This class for LLM students (and perhaps the occasional intrepid JD) focuses on the illuminating differences among countries in addressing similar issues in consumer law and economic justice. Students will choose the 5 or 6 topics that the course will explore – past years have included consumer privacy, tenants' rights/evictions, credit reporting, class actions and aggregate litigation, product liability, and e-commerce. This year: cryptocurrency, perhaps? Price-gouging during a pandemic? You decide.

Each session, all students research how their home country addresses that week's issue and present their research to the class.

Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Social Justice and Public Interest
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
International and Comparative Law

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