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Spring 2021
LAW102  A  COMMERCIAL LAW: PAYMENT SYSTEMS & NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS

Course Description
The form and function of negotiable instruments (promissory notes, checks and drafts) under Article 3 of the Uniform Commercial Code; the system of bank collection of negotiable instruments under Article 4 of the UCC and federal reserve regulations; the modern payment media, including consumer electronic fund transfers under the EFTA and commercial wire transfers under Article 4A of the UCC. Consideration will be given to certain innovations enacted by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, including amendments to Regulation J of the Federal Reserve, governing the check clearing system; and clearinghouse requirements for swap transactions.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-25-2021 - 04-27-2021   MW  6:20 PM-8:00 PM DL

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 4
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Method of Evaluation: Final Exam (multiple choice)
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes:
Bar Course
Course Delivery:
Online (all synchronous)
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Basic
Entertainment, Music, & Sports - Related
Bar Subject(s):
FLORIDA
Concentration(s):
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Area of Focus)   More information
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Concentration)   More information
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: Payments & Credits
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Warren & Walt
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    Edition: 10th Edition
    ISBN: 978-0314907127
      
  • Textbook Name: Commercial Law Selected Statues 2020-2021
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Warren & Walt
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    Edition: 2021
    ISBN: 978-1684679737
      
  
First Class Assignment(s):

 
Professor(s)

LANGBEIN, STANLEY


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: slangbei@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-2637
Office: G379