Commercial Law   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 School of Law Bulletin (Archived Copy)

LAWS 654 - Commercial Law

Credits: 3

This course is an introduction to the laws that govern the sale of goods and the means by which parties satisfy obligations by payment. The course primarily examines rules and principles codified in Articles 2, 3, and 4 of the Uniform Commercial Code regarding goods transactions, the use of checks and other negotiable instruments as a payment system, the collection process, and the process for allocating losses. Through statutory and case analysis and problem solving, students will develop skills in planning for and resolving disputes involving these issues, as well as the critical skills necessary to evaluate the goals and implications of these laws.

Note: This course is recommended for 2Ls.

Basis of Grade: Final examination

Form of Grade: Letter