LL.M. approved courses

Summer 2020

The following are the courses on the summer 2020 schedule that are currently approved for each LL.M. major. Other courses may be added.

For Corporate and Finance Law Majors

Approved Courses:

  • Employment Discrimination LEX 7216 001, CRN 38165 (2 crs.)
  • Employment Law LEX 7221 001, CRN 37516 (3 crs.)

For Labor and Employment Law Majors

Required courses:

  • Employment Discrimination LEX 7216 001, CRN 38165 (2 crs.)
  • Employment Law LEX 7221 001, CRN 37516 (3 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 001, CRN 38184 ( 2 crs.)**
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 002, CRN 38185 ( 2 crs.)**
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 003, CRN 38186 ( 2 crs.)**

For Taxation Majors

Approved courses:

  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 001, CRN 38184 ( 2 crs.)**
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 002, CRN 38185 ( 2 crs.)**
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 003, CRN 38186 ( 2 crs.)**

For all LL.M. students

  • Directed Study LEX 7990 002, CRN 30433  (1-2 crs.).
  • Master's Essay Direction LEX 8999 001, CRN 30765 (1-3 crs.)

**Important note regarding externships:

LL.M. students who wish to take an externship approved for their major should note that only the Colloquium portion (which is letter graded) of the externship may be counted toward the credits required for the degree.  The LL.M. Academic Regulations incorrectly list the Practicum portion as approved for some externships, rather than the colloquium portion.

Winter 2020

The following are the courses on the Winter 2020 schedule that are currently approved for each LL.M. major. Other courses may be added.

For Corporate and Finance Law Majors

Required electives:

  • Taxation of Corporations LEX 7821 001, CRN 23940 (4 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution LEX 7016 002, CRN 27914 (2 crs.)
  • Business and Community Law Clinic LEX 8631 001, CRN 26480 (4 crs.)*
  • Contract Drafting Seminar LEX 8039 001, CRN 21789 (3 crs.)
  • Copyright Law LEX 7136 001, CRN 29301 (3 crs.)
  • Corporate Counsel Externship: Colloquium LEX 8516 001, CRN 24426 (2 crs.)**
  • Foreign Direct Investment LEX 7326 001, CRN TBA (3 crs.)
  • Health Care Quality, Licensing & Liability LEX 7354 001, 27924 (3 crs.)
  • International Aspects of U.S. Taxation LEX 7401 001, CRN TBA (3 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 002, CRN 22027 (2 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 004, CRN 29381(2 crs.)
  • Public Finance Law LEX 7676 001, CRN 29308 (2 crs.)
  • Secured Transactions LEX 7756 001, CRN 27933 (3 crs.)
  • Securities Regulation LEX 7761 001, CRN 23939 (3 crs.)
  • Trademarks and Unfair Competition LEX 7831 001, CRN 27936 (3 crs.)
  • Workers' Compensation Law I LEX 7951 001, CRN 24431 (2 crs.)

*Students taking Business and Community Law Clinic must register and pay for 6 credits; however, only 4 credits will count toward the LL.M. degree.

For Labor and Employment Law Majors

Required courses:

  • Labor Law LEX 7501 002, CRN 29306 (2 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Access to Justice LEX 8002 001, CRN 27931 (3 crs.)
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution LEX 7016 002, CRN 27914 (2 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 002, CRN 22027 (2 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 004, CRN 29381(2 crs.)
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX 8599 001, CRN 29313 (2 crs.)**
  • Race, the Law, and Social Change in Southeast Michigan LEX 7689 001 27931 (2 crs.)
  • Sports and the Law LEX 7766 001, CRN 27934 (3 crs.)
  • Workers' Compensation Law I LEX 7951 001, CRN 24431 (2 crs.)

For Taxation Majors

Required electives:

  • Taxation of Corporations LEX 7821 001, CRN 23940 (4 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Business and Community Law Clinic LEX 8631 001, CRN 18347 (4 crs.)*
  • International Aspects of U.S. Taxation LEX 7401 001, CRN TBA (3 crs.)
  • Public Finance Law LEX 7676 001, CRN 29308 (2 crs.)
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX TBA, CRN TBA (2 crs.)**
  • Securities Regulation LEX 7761 001, CRN 23939 (3 crs.)
  • Trusts and Decedents' Estate LEX 7841 001, CRN 26384 (4 crs.)

*Students taking Business and Community Law Clinic must register and pay for 6 credits; however, only 4 credits will count toward the LL.M. degree.

For U.S. Law Majors

  • Survey of U.S. Law LEX 8875 001 CRN 29315 (4 crs.)

For all LL.M. Students

  • Directed Study LEX 7990 002, CRN 20337 (1-2 crs.).
  • Master's Essay Direction LEX 8999 001, CRN 20883 (1-3 crs.)

**Important note regarding externships:

LL.M. students who wish to take an externship approved for their major should note that only the Colloquium portion (which is letter-graded) of the externship may be counted toward the credits required for the degree. The LL.M. Academic Regulations incorrectly list the Practicum portion as approved for some externships, rather than the colloquium portion.