Introduction to American Law

Course Catalog Number: 
5977
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course
Enrollment is limited to LLM students

This is a required course for all students in the LL.M. program for foreign law graduates. It provides a basic overview of the U.S. legal system. An effort is made to provide both broad coverage of important areas of American law as well as a detailed look at specific issues. Students will be introduced to some of the most important cases in U.S. legal history.