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Spring 2021
LAW999  A  INTRODUCTION TO US LAW (LLM)

Course Description
TBD

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-25-2021 - 04-27-2021   R  4:10 PM-5:50 PM F209

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Mandatory Pass/Fail
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes:
LL.M. Course
Course Delivery:
Residential
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: American Law in a Global Context: The Basics
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: George P. Fletcher & Steve Sheppard
    Publisher: Oxford University Press
    Edition: 1st
    ISBN: ISBN-13: 978-0195167
      

Additional Materials:
Available for purchase on Amazon.  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: For the first class, please read the "Introduction" and "Chapter 1 - The Common Law" in the textbook. A pdf copy of the reading is attached. Please be prepared to discuss the case Scott v. Shepherd, 99 Eng. Rep. 525 (1773), found in Chapter 1 on pages 21-25.

    Material:
    George P. Fletcher & Steve Sheppard, American Law in a Global Context: The Basics (2005).
    Other materials will be posted on Blackboard, http://www.courses.miami.edu/

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

    Additional Information:
    I will provide more information soon!
      

    American_Law_in_a_Global_Context_The_Basics.pdf

 
Professor(s)

CAMPOS, SERGIO


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: scampos@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-5899
Office: G380