Curriculum Guide · Courses
Takeovers, Mergers, and Acquisitions
LL.M Course 700 (cross-listed) | 2 credit hours
This course focuses on both the state corporate and federal securities law aspects of negotiated, hostile and cross-border transactions resulting in a change of corporate control, including contested proxy solicitations with corporate governance implications. Examines the federal regulatory requirements governing disclosure of large ownership positions, as well as the corresponding tactical and strategic considerations associated with structuring domestic and international business combinations.
Prior or concurrent enrollment in Securities Regulation is recommended.
Students may not receive credit for both this course and the J.D. Seminar, International Mergers and Acquisitions Seminar, or the J.D. Course, Mergers and Acquisitions, or the LL.M. Course, International Mergers and Acquisitions.