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Spring 2015
5402 Transactional Clinic I - KAFAH BACHARI- 22711

Professor(s): Kafah Bachari (DEPARTED)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: Practice Skills - Clinics and Externships 

Time: 2:30p-4:30p  T  Location: 115  BLB

Course Outline: Students advise small businesses and people trying to start small businesses about business structure, contracts, possible tax issues, commercial law matters and similar problems. Many of the small businesses raise sophisticated legal problems, while some are routine. Students work under a professor who is a member of the Texas Bar, and frequently accompanies them to the first meeting with a client. After that, the students usually have most of the contact with clients, always subject to the supervision of the professor. A weekly meeting is held for general discussion of the particular projects.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota = 8

Accepted students must attend the two (2) Clinic Orientations held on Thursday, December 4 and Wednesday, January 14. A Clinic student group picture will be taken on Wednesday, January 14. Students will receive a separate email with additional information.

Prerequisites:  No prerequisite, however, Federal Income Tax and Business Organizations are highly recommended--or to be taken concurrently.

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type:

Bar Course:

Course Materials (10/21/2014 9:41:53 AM)

Book(s) Required