Law 228 - Mergers & Acquisitions

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

S. Bainbridge


General Course Description:

This is a survey course that examines the basic legal aspects of corporate mergers and acquisitions, which are among the most dynamic and complex strategic activities firms undertake. Students will study federal and state laws governing M&A transactions, and consider relevant legal, policy and business issues from the perspectives of the key affected stakeholders: the target company, the acquiring company, shareholders, management, employees and others. Grades will be determined by performance on an objective final exam.

Course Information:
This course is not offered in 2016 - 2017.
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Stephen Bainbridge 15S 228 LEC 1 MW 1:45 PM - 3:10 PM 3.0 Yes No
  Pre- or co-requisite: Law 230. Business Associations.
Stephen Bainbridge 15F 228 LEC 1 MW 3:20 PM - 4:45 PM 3.0 Yes No
  Prerequisite: Law 230. Business Associations