Commercial, Business, and Labor Law Courses

The courses listed below provide a taste of the Commercial, Business, and Labor Law courses offered at the Law School, although no formal groupings exist in our curriculum. This list includes the courses taught in the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years. Not all of these courses are offered every year, but this list will give you a representative sample of the variety of courses we might offer over any two-year period. Other new courses will likely be offered during your time at the Law School. To browse course descriptions for the current year, visit our Students section.

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Accounting and Financial Analysis
Advanced Contracts: Sales Law for a Modern Economy
Advanced Industrial Organization III 
Advanced Issues in Delaware Corporate Law 
Advanced Topics in Corporate Reorganizations
Advanced Trademarks and Unfair Competition
Antitrust Law
Antitrust Litigation Seminar 
Banking Law 
Bankruptcy and Reorganization: The Federal Bankruptcy Code
Business of Law
Business Organizations
Business Planning
Business Strategy
Collective Bargaining in Sports and Entertainment
Commercial Law
Commercial Transactions - Negotiation, Drafting, and Analysis
Complex Financial Institutions—the conundrum of "too big to fail?"
Compliance and Regulatory Strategy 
Contract Drafting and Review
Contract Law for LLM Students
Contracts and Commercial Transactions
Corporate and Entrepreneurial Finance
Corporate Criminal Prosecutions and Investigations 
Corporate Finance
Corporate Governance
Corporate Governance in China
Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets
Corporate Lab: Transactional Clinic
Cross-Border Transactions: Lending
Cross-Border Transactions: Securities, M&A, and Joint Ventures
Current Controversies in Corporate and Securities Law
Current Issues in Patent Law
Data Breach - Identification, Investigation, Notification, and Defense 
Electronic Commerce Law
Elements of Business Law 
Employee Benefits Law
Employment Discrimination Clinic
Employment Discrimination Law
Employment Law
Energy Law
Entrepreneurship and the Law
Environmental Law
EU Competition Law: With Special Emphasis on the Application of Advanced Topics in Antitrust
Evolving Regulation of Financial Institutions and Markets
Fair Housing 
Federal Regulation of Securities
Federal Tax Policy Seminar
Feminist Economics and Public Policy
The Financial Crisis of 2008: Law and Policy 
Food and Drug Law and Policy
Frontiers of Consumer Protection Law 
Frontiers of Corporate Law 
Fundamentals of Accounting for Attorneys
How to Avoid a Regulatory Nightmare: Compliance and Regulatory Strategies for the Post Crisis World
Innovative Solutions for Business, Law, and Social Issues
Insider Trading
Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship
Insurance Law
Intellectual Property-based Finance and Investment
International Arbitration
International Commercial Arbitration 
International Finance
International Investment Law 
International Tax Policy 
International Trade Law
International Trade Law and Investment Law
Islamic Law and Finance
Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Lab Clinic 
Labor History and the Law
Labor Law
Land Use
The Law and Economics of Natural Resource Markets 
The Law and Policy of Climate Change
Law of Agency, Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies 
Legal Elements of Accounting
Litigating Financial Disputes
Managing Legal Risk in a Global Economy
Mergers and Acquisitions
Municipal and State Insolvency 
Partnership Taxation
Patent Law
Price Theory I
Price Theory II
Private Equity in Asia
Private Equity Transactions: Issues and Documentation
Project and Infrastructure Development and Finance
Residential Real Estate Development and the Law
Secured Transactions
State and Local Finance: Selected Topics
Strategies and Processes of Negotiations
Structuring Financial Instruments
Structuring Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Entrepreneurial Transactions
Taxation of Corporations I
Taxation of Corporations II
Technology Policy
Telecommunications and Internet Law
Topics in Law and Finance 
Trade Secrets
Trademarks and Unfair Competition
Workshop: Business Law