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Spring 2015
6237 Doing Deals - MOLL/ MAIERSON- 20018

Professor(s): Douglas Moll (FACULTY)
Ryan Maierson (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: Business and Commercial Law 

Time: 4:00p-6:00p  M  Location: 144  BLB

Course Outline: This two-hour class will take students through the life cycle of private and public company mergers and acquisitions from the perspective of a practicing lawyer. Using actual deal documents, we will analyze how the business agreement between the parties gets translated into contract terms, as well as the role of the M&A lawyer in advising, negotiating and documenting the transaction. The course will be co-taught by Professor Douglas Moll and Ryan Maierson, a partner at Latham & Watkins LLP. Completion of a Business Organizations or Corporations course is a prerequisite to enrollment.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus updated 1/21/15

Course Notes:   Quota = 40.

Prerequisites: Yes  Completion of Business Organizations or Corporations

First Day Assignments: Read the packet (pages 1-49).


Final Exam Schedule: 05/11/15 4-6pm  240 TU2    

This course will have:

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course:

Course Materials (10/27/2014 11:32:51 AM)

No book required for this course

Course Materials: Course Materials will be available from the Professor. More details to follow.