Florida State University General Bulletin 1998-1999

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Academic Departments and Programs (course descriptions)


LAW

COLLEGE OF LAW

Professors: Atkinson, Banoff, Christie, DAlemberte, Dickson, Ehrhardt, George, Gey, Griffith, Hirsch, Jacobs, LeBel, McHugh, Oeltjen, Schroeder, Seidenfeld, Stempel, Stern, Van Doren, Vinson, Weidner, Yetter;
Associate Professors: Baldwin, LaFrance, Larson, Powell, Southerland, Sternlight;
Assistant Professors: Cherry, Garcia, Garvin, Hadden, Lazos, McGinley, Rossi, Shepherd;
Service Professors: Morse, Slagle;
Associates in Law: Gammie, Krieger;
Associate Dean: Witherspoon;
Visiting Assistants in Law: Annino, Busharis, Duedall, Ezell, Lindsay, Litowitz, Matturro, Rowe;
Edward Ball Eminent Scholar Chair: TBA;
Tobias Simon Eminent Scholar Chair: TBA

The College of Law educates students for the practice of law and develops in them the breadth of vision and qualities of character necessary for meeting the full responsibilities of the legal profession. Its one aim is excellence in the preparation of students so that they will acquire the knowledge, comprehension, skills, and judgment essential to the performance of legal services in a complex and rapidly changing society. The College of Law prepares highly qualified graduates for positions as counselors, advocates, judges, law-oriented businesspersons, researchers, teachers, and philosophers of the law.

For complete details of degree requirements, plus a description of the college and its opportunities, refer to the College of Law section of this General Bulletin.

Definition of Prefix

LAW - Law

Graduate Courses

LAW 5000. Contracts I (2-3).

LAW 5001. Contracts II (2-3).

LAW 5100. Criminal Law and Procedure (4).

LAW 5300. Civil Procedure (4).

LAW 5400. Property I (2-3).

LAW 5402. Property II (2-3).

LAW 5501, 5502. Constitutional Law I, II (3, 3).

LAW 5700. Torts (4).

LAW 5792, 5793. Legal Writing and Research I, II (2, 2).

LAW 6010. Sales and Leases (2-3).

LAW 6020. Commercial Paper (2).

LAW 6030. Secured Transactions (2-3).

LAW 6035. Commercial Law Survey (1-4).

LAW 6060. Business Associations (4).

LAW 6062. Agency and Partnership (3).

LAW 6080. Insurance Law (2-3).

LAW 6111. Advanced Criminal Procedure (3).

LAW 6235. Women and the Law (3).

LAW 6260. International Law (3).

LAW 6261. International Business Transactions (3-4).

LAW 6302. Federal Jurisdiction (3).

LAW 6310. Alternative Dispute Resolution (3).

LAW 6312. Mediation (3).

LAW 6315. Arbitration (3).

LAW 6321. Remedies (3).

LAW 6330. Evidence (4).

LAW 6420. Land Transfer and Finance (3).

LAW 6430. Gratuitous Transfers (4).

LAW 6460. Land Use Regulation (3).

LAW 6470. Environmental Law (3).

LAW 6520. Administrative Law (3).

LAW 6524. Statutory Interpretation (3).

LAW 6530. Local Government Law (3).

LAW 6545. Employment Law Survey (3-4).

LAW 6550. Antitrust Law (3).

LAW 6555. Law and Economics (3).

LAW 6571. Intellectual Property I (2-3).

LAW 6600. Taxation (4).

LAW 6610. Corporate Tax (2-4).

LAW 6616. Partnership Taxation (3).

LAW 6620. Estate and Gift Tax (3).

LAW 6670. Real Estate Transactions (3).

LAW 6705. Workers Compensation (2-3).

LAW 6720. Health Law and Policy (3).

LAW 6765. Fundamental Financial Concepts (2-3).

LAW 6794. Writing Skills (3).

LAW 7036. Commercial Law Seminar (2).

LAW 7040. Consumer Law (2-3).

LAW 7050. Creditors Rights (3).

LAW 7054. Bankruptcy Policy Seminar (2).

LAW 7055. Corporate Reorganization (2).

LAW 7064. Corporate Finance (3).

LAW 7085. Banking Law (3).

LAW 7111. Constitutional Criminal Procedure I (2-3).

LAW 7113. Constitutional Criminal Procedure II (2-3).

LAW 7116. Florida Criminal Practice (2-3).

LAW 7210. Jurisprudence (2).

LAW 7227. American Legal History I (2-3).

LAW 7228. American Legal History II (2-3).

LAW 7229. American Legal History III (2-3).

LAW 7233. Cyber Law (2-3).

LAW 7237. Diversity and the Constitution (2-3).

LAW 7245. Seminar in Law and Literature (2). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7246. Lawyers and Literature (2-3).

LAW 7250. Comparative Law (2-3).

LAW 7262. International Trade (2-3).

LAW 7263. Immigration Law (2-3).

LAW 7285. Spanish for Lawyers (2).

LAW 7303. Florida Practice (2).

LAW 7305. Litigation Seminar (2).

LAW 7307. Advanced Civil Procedure (2-3).

LAW 7311. Dispute Resolution Seminar (2).

LAW 7335. Evidence Seminar (2).

LAW 7340. Conflict of Laws (3).

LAW 7360. Trial Practice (2). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7365. Arbitration Practice (2). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7422. Commercial Transactions (2).

LAW 7424. Oil and Gas Law (2).

LAW 7451. Estate Planning (2).

LAW 7475. Costal and Ocean Law (2-3).

LAW 7476. Environmental Torts (3).

LAW 7481. Energy Law and Policy (2-3).

LAW 7503. State Constitutional Law (3).

LAW 7504. Supreme Court Roleplay (2-3).

LAW 7510. Civil Rights (3).

LAW 7521. Florida Administrative Practice (3).

LAW 7540. Labor Relations in the Private Sector (3).

LAW 7544. Labor Relations Law in the Public Sector (2).

LAW 7549. Employment Discrimination (3).

LAW 7560. Securities Regulation (3).

LAW 7565. Securities Litigation Seminar (2).

LAW 7575. Entertainment Law (3).

LAW 7581. Sports Law (2).

LAW 7710. Family Law (3).

LAW 7716. Florida Dissolution of Marriage (3).

LAW 7722. Bioethics and the Law (3).

LAW 7730. Admiralty Law (2).

LAW 7750. Professional Responsibility (3).

LAW 7760. Accounting and the Law (2-3).

LAW 7910r. Directed Individual Study (1-5). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7930r. College of Law Special Topics (1-5).

LAW 7940r. Clinical Orientation (1-2). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7945r. Practicum (1). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7949r. Clinical Law Programs (1-15). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7950r. Law Review (1-5). (S/U grade only.)

LAW 7951r. Moot Court Competition (1-3). (S/U grade only.)