Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Business Associations



This course examines the law and practice of multiple owner business organizations. It begins with an examination of basic agency law, followed by a study of the fundamental structure and key legal doctrines regulating general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies, small closely-held corporations, and large publicly-traded corporations. The course concludes with a brief survey of the most important aspects of federal securities regulation and a review of basic concepts of corporate finance.