7000 Series

Law Firm Program: Advising Entrepreneurs in New Business Startups (7250)

The purpose of the course is to expose the students to the wide variety of issues that arise when an entrepreneur forms a business entity to develop, manufacture and sell a new product. 

Law Firm Program: Anatomy of a Business Transaction I (7360)

This course examines the many business, structural, corporate, and governance issues involved in mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and other business transactions.

Law Firm Program: Children & the Law-Child Welfare Proceedings I (7240)

This course will provide students the opportunity to engage in a simulated child welfare proceeding in the juvenile division of a family court. 

Law Firm Program: Corporate Law and Ethics (7230)

The course will involve a focus on the following subjects from the perspective a law firm that concentrates in Business Law, and issues confronted will include:...

Law Firm Program: Environmental Law (7130)

This three credit hour course explores providing legal advice on environmental issues to clients concerned with regulatory enforcement or threatened litigation arising from air, water, hazardous waste, or the use and release of toxic substances.

Law Firm Program: Family Law (7080)

This course will give the students the opportunity to take a divorce from complaint to judgment and then work on post-judgment issues. 

Law Firm Program: Health Law (7050)

This course will provide students the opportunity to engage in a simulated corporate health care transaction between a nonprofit hospital and a physician. 

Law Firm Program: Immigration Law (7090)

This course will provide students the background to evaluate the immigration-related impact of a simulated corporate transaction. 

Law Firm Program: Intellectual Property Law (7020)

This course will provide students the opportunity to engage in identifying and addressing various Intellectual Property (IP) issues that will arise in a simulated corporate transaction. 

Law Firm Program: International Commercial Arbitration (7190)

This course will provide the student the opportunity to engage in a simulated international commercial arbitration proceeding from its inception to the issuing of an Award. 

Law Firm Program: Juvenile Justice (7380)

This course will focus on the representation of juveniles charged with delinquent offenses. 

Law Firm Program: Litigation (7140)

This course will provide students the opportunity to engage in simulated litigation practice relating to the post-acquisition operation of a soap manufacturing company.

Law Firm Program: Pre-trial Criminal Advocacy (7350)

Pretrial Criminal Advocacy will focus on developing students’ understanding of criminal advocacy from the initiation of charges through motions in limine dealing with evidentiary issues.

Law Firm Program: Purchase and Sale of Commercial Real Estate(7110)

Students will examine and participate in various aspects of a simulated transaction involving the sale and purchase of commercial real estate. 

Law Firm Program: Small Firm Practice (7160)

 This department of the Law Firm Program will focus on the types of cases and clients encountered by a small firm practitioner.