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Spring 2022
5297 International Corporate Compliance - McCONNELL/BAKER- 24855

Professor(s): Meagan Baker (ADJUNCT)
Ryan  McConnell (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: International Law 
Energy, Natural Resources and Environmental Law

Time: INTERSESSION  Intersession Week  Location:  

Course Outline: Corporate compliance, one of the fastest growing markets for legal services, addresses the problems of organizations struggling to manage risk ranging from corruption to data privacy.
This class will teach you the process involved in addressing compliance risk and how to integrate compliance processes into a business. We will discuss a number of substantive compliance areas, but the goal of the class is to teach you how to develop a risk based approach to solve compliance problems.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus Revised 11/01/2021

Course Notes: (Independent Studies)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis; however, this course will be operated as a Synchronous Online course. After student registration in November, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through Jan. 5th, 2022, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. Contrary to the UH information, some student materials may not be available online, such as an assigned casebook. A physical classroom may be assigned for this course to give students a location in the Law Center to join the virtual class sessions. If the course has a final examination, the final and any other assessment for the course, such as a mid term exam, will be conducted without the need to physically come to the Law Center, such as, for example, via the EBB portal as a take home exam or under remote proctoring.

This class will meet on January 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 from 9 AM - 12:00 PM and 1-2:50 PM with 10 minute break each day. The final exam will be on Saturday January 15, 2022 at 9 AM.


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 01/15 9am-11am      

This course will have:
Exam: Take Home

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Instructor Preference)

Course Materials

Book(s) Required

Superforecasting, 2016
ISBN: 9780804136716

The Talent Code, 2009
ISBN: 9780553806847

Course packet handed out the first day of class which will include required reading materials for each class.