Advanced Legal Writing: Technology Transactions

Details

Course Code:
LAW 7818
Units:
3
Grading:
Law Honors/Pass/Restrd Cr/Fail

Description

(Formerly Law 730) This course covers the foundations of drafting contracts in a modern commercial setting, primarily through weekly hands-on writing exercises that illustrate business problems commonly found in today's technology transactions law practice. Topics to be addressed will include basic contract anatomy, common clause ambiguities, structuring for readable "flow", and drafting-for-negotiation techniques. Final examination will involve crafting a full-length technology license agreement from a rough term sheet that appears to have been pecked out on some sort of mobile device. No prior business law coursework, intellectual property background, or martial arts proficiency required. Elements used in grading: Class Participation, Attendance, Written Assignments, Final Exam.

Future Offerings

2016-2017 Spring

Advanced Legal Writing: Technology Transactions LAW 7818 Section 01 Class #31977

  • 3 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Lottery 15

Notes: Extended Take-Home Exam. PW-Professional Writing Requirement for Law Degree.

Past Offerings

2015-2016 Spring

Advanced Legal Writing: Technology Transactions LAW 730 Section 01 Class #46233

  • 3 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Lottery 15

Notes: Extended Take-Home Exam. PW-Professional Writing Requirement for Law Degree.

2014-2015 Spring

Advanced Legal Writing: Technology Transactions LAW 730 Section 01 Class #32134

  • 3 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Lottery 15

Notes: Extended Take-Home Exam.

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