Wayne State University

Business law, entrepreneurship courses

Wayne Law offers a wide range of courses on business law and entrepreneurship. These courses cover topics including corporate and commercial transactions. corporate law, finance, general business law, intellectual property, securities and taxation. Wayne Law’s offerings are intended to provide students with an introduction to general business and transactional law and entrepreneurship as well as the ability to specialize in particular areas of interest, such as commercial litigation.

Guide to Business Law and Entrepreneurship Course Offerings (pdf)


Accounting for Lawyers
Administrative Law
Advanced Corporate Tax Problems
Advanced Sales and Leases Under the UCC
Advanced Topics in Corporate Governance
Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
Business Planning: A Transactional Approach
Civil Procedure B
Contract Drafting Seminar
Commercial Systems
Communications Law
Copyright Law
Corporate Finance
Developing the Commercial Real Estate Project
Effective Oral Communication for Lawyers
Employee Benefits Law
Employment Discrimination
Employment Law
Energy Law
Entertainment Law
Environmental Law
Estate, Gift and Inheritance Taxation
Federal Income Taxation of Partnerships
Foreign Direct Investment
Health Care Quality, Licensing and Liability
Health Care Organizations and Finance
International Aspects of U.S. Taxation
International Business Transactions
International Commercial Arbitration
International Finance
International Intellectual Property Law
International Tax Treaties
Interviewing and Counseling
Introduction to Intellectual Property
Labor Arbitration
Labor Law
Law in Cyberspace Seminar
Law of Electronic Commerce
Legal Drafting
Mergers and Acquisitions
Multistate Taxation in the Digital Age
Non-Profit Entities
Patent Application Preparation
Patent Enforcement
Patent Law
Pretrial Advocacy
Professional Responsibility and the Legal Profession
Real Estate Financing
Secured Transactions
Securities Litigation
Securities Regulation
Taxation of Corporations
Trademarks and Unfair Competition
Trial Advocacy
Trusts and Decedents' Estates
White Collar Crime

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