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Spring 2017
LAW119  A  INSURANCE LAW

Course Description
This course is intended to familiarize students with the basic elements of various types of insurance and the regulation of insurance under state and federal law. Although we will look at property, life, and automobile insurance, particular attention will be focused on liability insurance and its impact on civil litigation practice. Concepts of welfare economics will be developed and used to understand insurance contracts and the behavior of insurance institutions

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-17-2017 - 04-25-2017   MW  11:00 AM-12:20 PM F302

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every other year

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Specialized
Government & Regulation - Specialized
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None

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Professor(s)

HALPERT, STEPHEN


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: shalpert@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3094
Office: G469