Mergers and Acquisitions|   [Archived Catalog]
2017-2018 School of Law Bulletin

LAWS 774 - Mergers and Acquisitions|

Credits: 3

This is an advanced course intended for students with a particular interest in business law on the national level. It will address applicable federal and state law (principally that of Delaware) relating to business combinations, both friendly and contested. Included will be coverage of asset acquisitions, mergers, leveraged buyouts, takeover defenses, directors' duties, and tax and accounting rules peculiar to merger and acquisition activity, among other matters.

Prerequisites: Business Associatiions

Basis of Grade: Final examination

Form of Grade: Letter Grade