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248.51 sec. 001 - IPOs and Going Public Transactions (Spring 2024)

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


M 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
Location: Law 170
From January 22, 2024
To March 11, 2024

Course Start: January 22, 2024
Course End: March 11, 2024
Class Number: 32731

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 54
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 57
As of: 06/24 02:06 PM

This course introduces students to initial public offerings (“IPOs”) from the perspective of a leading practitioner. We will begin with an overview of the IPO process. Then each class session will focus on a different aspect of the deal, including initial preparatory steps, who the players are, and the various processes and documents involved. The course will utilize various articles and case studies to give students a sense of what the IPO process entails. We will focus on practical applications of the rules to real-world situations, with the goal of preparing students post-graduation to be able to properly advise issuers, investors and underwriters on an IPO.

Securities Regulation is recommended but not required

Exam Notes: (P) Final paper  
Course Category: Business Law

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