LL.M. approved courses

Fall 2019

The following are the courses on the Fall 2019 schedule that are currently approved for each LL.M. major. Other courses may be added.

For Corporate and Finance Law majors

Required courses:

  • Corporations LEX 7156 002, CRN 11414 (2 crs.)
  • Corporations LEX 7156 004, CRN 19722 (2 crs.)
  • Taxation LEX 7816 002, CRN 12700 ( 4 crs.)

Required electives:

  • Business Planning LEX 7060 001, CRN 16973 (4 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Administrative Law LEX 7006 001, CRN 19723 (3 crs.)
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution LEX 7016 002, CRN 15506 (2 crs.)
  • Antitrust LEX 7026 001, CRN 15507 (2 crs.)
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights LEX 7051 001, CRN 19724 (3 crs.)
  • Business and Community Law Clinic LEX 8631 001, CRN 18347 (4 crs.)*
  • Developing the Commercial Real Estate Project LEX 7172 001, CRN 18328 (3 crs.)
  • Corporate Counsel Externship: Colloquium LEX 8516 001, CRN 14677 (2 crs.)**
  • Employment Law LEX 7221 001, CRN 13373 (2 crs.)
  • Health Care Organizations and Finance LEX 7353 001, CRN 18330 (3 crs.)
  • International Business Transactions LEX 7404 001, CRN 13306 (3 crs.)
  • International Trade LEX 7418 001, CRN 18332 (3 crs.)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions LEX 7603 001, CRN 19726 (3 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 002, CRN 18337 (3 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 004, CRN 19725 (2 crs.)
  • Taxation of Partnerships LEX 7311 001, CRN 14686 (3 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:

  • Employment Law LEX 7221 001, CRN 13373 (2 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Access to Justice LEX 8002 001, CRN 13746 (3 crs.)
  • Administrative Law LEX 7006 001, CRN 19723 (3 crs.)
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution LEX 7016 002, CRN 15506 (2 crs.)
  • Disability Law Clinic LEX 8641 001, CRN 18298 (4 crs.)*
  • Immigration and Nationality Law LEX 7371 001 CRN 12697 (3 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 002, CRN 18337 (3 crs.)
  • Negotiation LEX 7616 004, CRN 19725 (2 crs.)
  • Practicum in Dispute Resolution LEX 7660 001, CRN 19540
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX TBA, CRN TBA (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 Taxation majors

Required courses:

  • Taxation LEX 7816 002, CRN 12700 (2 crs.)
  • Taxation of Partnerships LEX 7311 001, CRN 14686 (3 crs.)

Required electives:

  • Business Planning LEX 7060 001 CRN 16973 (4 crs.)

Approved courses:

  • Administrative Law LEX 7006 001, CRN 19723 (3 crs.)
  • Business and Community Law Clinic LEX 8631 001, CRN 18347 (4 crs.)*
  • Corporations LEX 7156 002, CRN 11414 (4 crs.)
  • Corporations LEX 7156 004, CRN 19722 (4 crs.)
  • International Business Transactions LEX 7404 001, CRN 13306 (3 crs.)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions LEX 7603 001, CRN 19726 (3 crs.)
  • Public Service Externship: Colloquium LEX TBA, CRN TBA (2 crs.)**
  • Tax Exempt Organizations LEX 7311 001, CRN 19715 (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 U.S. Law majors

  • Fundamentals of U.S. Legal Research LEX 8815 001, CRN 19885 (1cr.)
  • Introduction to the Legal System of the U.S. LEX 7424 001, CRN 19886 (2 crs.)
  • U.S. Legal Practice Skills for Foreign Law Students LEX 8890 001, CRN 19881 (2 crs.)

For all LL.M. students

  • Directed Study LEX 7990 002, CRN 10613 (1-2 crs.)
  • Master's Essay Direction LEX 8999 001, CRN 10503 (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.