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Spring 2021
LAW261  A  MARITIME P.I.

Course Description
An advanced course in admiralty which concentrates on the rights, remedies and liabilities arising out of the personal injury and death of seamen, passengers, longshoremen, harbor workers and third parties under both state and federal law.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-25-2021 - 04-27-2021   M  8:00 AM-9:40 AM DL

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every other year

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Method of Evaluation: Class Participation, Pleadings, Final Group Presentation
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Online (all synchronous)
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Admiralty - Basic
Litigation - Specialized
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
No  
Additional Materials:
Course materials will be distributed to students electronically via emails or Blackboard.  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: Please read the attached materials and be ready to discuss same on the first class meeting on Monday, January 25, 2021. Materials will also be posted on the course's Blackboard page by clicking on the "Course Materials" link located under the Dashboard section of the navigation panel on the left side of the screen.

    Material:
    Materials will be distributed to students electronically via emails or the course's Blackboard page.

    TWEN/Blackboard/Course Webpage Link:
    www.courses.miami.edu
      

    MPI SYLLAB 2021 Spring.pdf
    28 USCS 1332.pdf
    28 USCS 1333.pdf

 
Professor(s)

KARCHER, MICHAEL


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: mrkarcher@aol.com