Instructor(s): Jeremy Fraiberg
Prerequisites
Business Organizations
Pre-requisites/Co-requisites
Securities Regulation (LAW293)

For graduate students, the course number is LAW2015HS.

Note: Students taking this course cannot take Corporate Transactions (LAW530).

This course will examine and analyze the principles, issues and dynamic interaction of corporate and securities laws which commonly occur in transactions involving contests for control of corporations. It will focus on hostile and ultimately friendly take-over bids and arrangements, "insider" bids and proxy contests. Emphasis will be given throughout the course to developing an in-depth understanding of legal principles and issues through the study of actual Canadian contested corporate transactions.

Evaluation
Will be by a 48 hour take-home examination (90%) to be signed out from and returned to the Records Office, and class participation (10%). The examination may be taken during any 48 hour period between the first day of the examination period and due no later than the set deadline for written work in the applicable term (see Take-home Policy for details).

At a Glance

Second Term
Credits
3
Hours
3

Enrolment

Maximum
30

23 JD
7 LLM/SJD/MSL/NDEGS/SJD U

Schedule

W: 6:10 - 8:30