Corporate and White Collar Crime

This course covers crimes committed by individuals, corporations and partnerships, and defenses to such crimes. Statutory, policy and strategy questions will be explored. The class will include. a series of litigation problems, where students will assume the role of an Assistant U.S. Attorney or an associate in a white-collar-defense unit of a large private law firm to formulate arguments in cases involving RICO, insider trading, securities fraud, currency crimes, work-place injury and other current topics.
Credits: 2

Type: SEM

Does this course satisfy the writing requirement? No

Does this course satisfy the skills requirement? No

Is this course open to LL.M. students? Yes

Do the credits of this course count toward the specialized program credits that students need for the Banking, Corporate & Finance Law LL.M. Program? Yes

Do the credits of this course count toward the specialized program credits that students need for the International Law & Justice LL.M. Program? Yes