Handout - Concentrations

Pathways and Concentrations

What follows is a list of courses offered that are divided into "streams."  These "streams" are grouped by subject matter or area of practice.  These groupings are by no means definitive; they are meant to be helpful to the student looking at an area of practice or concentration and wondering what courses are offered in that particular area.  Please  note that the courses listed may not be offered in the 2006-2007 academic year, but may be offered in the 2007-2008 academic year. Check your course directory to be sure. Also note that a * after a course connotes a course that has a significant writing element but is
not a Seminar.

Business Organizations, Commercial Law and Finance
Antitrust
Bankruptcy
Business Acquisitions
Business Negotiation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Business Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Commercial Law
Consumer Transactions
Corporations
Corporate and White Collar Crime
Corporate Finance Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Corporate Fraud Seminar
Corporate Tax
Financial Accounting for Lawyers
Insurance Law
International Investment Law Seminar
IP and Business Formation Legal Clinic
Pass-Through Business Tax
Pensions and Tax Favored Savings
Reorganization Seminar
Secrecy, Whistle-Blowing and Leaking*
Securities Law Litigation and Arbitration (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Securities Regulation
Social Responsibility and Corporate Behavior Seminar
Theory of the Firm and Corporate Governance Seminar
U.C.C. Article 2

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Civil Litigation: Practice and Procedure
Advanced Legal Research
Advanced Trial Advocacy (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Advanced Trial Advocacy: Catastrophic Injuries: Medical Malpractice
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Appellate Advocacy (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Appellate Clinic
Arbitration Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Civil Rights Injunctions Seminar
Civil Rights Litigation Theory and Practice*(Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Conflict of Laws
Evidence
Federal Jurisdiction
Insurance Law
Judicial Clerkship Clinic
Jury Instructions and the Trial Process (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Legal Profession
Litigation Ethics and Practice Management (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Media Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Moot Court (Wiley Rutledge Competition)*
Negotiation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Practical Legal Writing and Analysis for Litigators*
Pre-Trial Practice and Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Sexuality and the Law Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Statistics in Law and Litigation Seminar
Transnational Litigation
Trial Practice and Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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Constitutional Law and Civil Rights
Censorship and Free Expression (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights
Civil Rights Clinic
Civil Rights Injunctions Seminar
Civil Rights Litigation Theory and Practice* (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Children and the Law
Conflict of Laws
Constitutional Interpretation and Jurisprudence Seminar
Constitutional Law of Incarceration
Critical Jurisprudence*
Family Law
Federal Jurisdiction
Immigration Law
Individual Rights and the Constitution*
Information Privacy Law
Privacy Law Seminar
Race Relations Law
Secrecy, Whistle-Blowing and Leaking*
Sexuality and the Law Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Speech, Press and the Constitution

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Criminal Law and Procedure
Advanced Practical Criminal Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Corporate and White Collar Crime
Constitutional Law of Incarceration
Corporate Fraud Seminar
Criminal Justice Administration I
Criminal Justice Administration II
Criminal Justice Clinic
Criminal Process Seminar
Federal Prosecutorial Discretion Seminar
Government Lawyering Clinic
International Criminal Law
National Security
War Crimes Seminar

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Dispute Resolution, Mediation and Negotiation
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Arbitration Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Business Negotiation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Negotiation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Securities Law Litigation and Arbitration (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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Employment and Labor Law
Advanced Topics in Employment Law Seminar
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Employment Discrimination
Employment Law
Entertainment Law Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*

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Environmental Law
Administrative Law
Environmental and Land Use Litigation Seminar
Environmental Law
Environmental Moot Court*
Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic
Land Use Law
Natural Resources Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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Estate Planning and Probate
Estate and Gift Tax
Family Wealth Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Trusts and Estates

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Family, Gender and Children's Law
Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Seminar
Children and the Law
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Critical Jurisprudence*
Education Law Seminar
Family Law
Feminist Legal Theory Seminar
Genetics and Law Seminar
Individual Rights and the Constitution*
Sexuality and the Law Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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Governmental Structure, Function and Relations
Administrative Law
American Indian Law
American Legal History
Bankruptcy
Censorship and Free Expression (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Rights Litigation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Conflict of Laws
Congressional/Administrative Law Clinic
Constitutional Interpretation Seminar
Constitutional Interpretation and Jurisprudence Seminar
Environmental Law
Ethics of Lawyering in Government*
Federal Income Tax
Federal Jurisdiction
Government Lawyering Clinic
Health Insurance Law and Regulations (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Immigration Law
Individual Rights and the Constitution*
Information Privacy Law
Judicial Clerkship
Land Use Law
Legislation
National Security
Public Law Theory Seminar
Speech, Press and the Constitution      
State and Local Government

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Health and Medicine Law
Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Seminar
Advanced Trial Advocacy Catastrophic Injuries: Medical Malpractice
Bioethics and Law
Biomedical Research Law and Policy Seminar
Comparative Professional Ethics: Law and Medicine
Genetics and Law Seminar
Health Insurance Law and Regulations (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Insurance Law
Regulating Drugs and other Medical Technologies

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Interdisciplinary Legal Studies
Bioethics and Law
Biomedical Research Law and Policy Seminar
Business Negotiation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Business Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Justice Clinic
Comparative Professional Ethics: Law and Medicine
Financial Accounting for Lawyers
Genetics and Law Seminar
Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic
Intellectual Property and Business Formation Legal Clinic
Lawyers and Justice
Law and Economics of Patents Seminar
Law and Social Movements
Legal History
National Security
Public Law Theory Seminar
Regulating Drugs and Other Medical Technologies
Social Scientific Research for Lawyers.
Statistics in Law and Litigation Seminar
Theory of Property Rights

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Intellectual Property, Cyberlaw and Technology and Arts and Entertainment
Advanced Intellectual Property Topics (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Antitrust
Biomedical Research Law and Policy Seminar
Censorship and Free Expression (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Copyright and Related Rights
Entertainment Law Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Information Privacy Law
Internet Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Intellectual Property and Business Formation Legal Clinic
Intellectual Property Licensing: E-Commerce (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Intellectual Property Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Intellectual Property Moot Court*
International Intellectual Property Seminar
Law and Economics of Patents Seminar
Legal Issues in Reality and Non-Fiction Works Seminar
Management of Intellectual Property Assets (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Media Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Patent Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Patent Law
Regulating Drugs and Other Medical Technologies
Right of Publicity Seminar
Theory of Property Rights
Trademark and Unfair Competition
Trademark Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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International, Comparative and Foreign Law
Antitrust
Comparative Law
Conflict of Laws
European Union Law
Jessup International Moot Court*
Immigration Law
International Courts and Tribunals Practice and Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
International Criminal Law
International Human Rights Law
International Law
International Legal Process
International Intellectual Property Seminar
International Investment Law Seminar
International Organizations
National Security
Socialist Law in Transition Seminar
Transnational Litigation
War Crimes Seminar

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Lawyering Skills: Theory and Practice
Advanced Intellectual Property Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Advanced Legal Research (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Advanced Practical Criminal Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Advanced Trial Advocacy (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Advanced Trial Advocacy Catastrophic Injuries: Medical Malpractice
Advanced Trial Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Appellate Advocacy (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Appellate Advocacy Competitions
Appellate Clinic
Arbitration Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Business Negotiation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Business Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Civil Rights Litigation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Commercial Real Estate Practice and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Construction Law Drafting
Corporate Finance Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Entertainment Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Family Wealth Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Government Lawyering Clinic
Internet Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Intellectual Property and Business Formation Legal Clinic
Intellectual Property Licensing: E-Commerce Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Intellectual Property Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic
Judicial Clerkship Clinic
Jury Instructions and the Trial Process (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Litigation Ethics and Practice Management for Civil Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Management of Intellectual Property Assets (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Media Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Moot Court (Wiley Rutledge Competition)*
Negotiation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
NonProfit Organizations Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Patent Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Practical Legal Writing and Analysis for Litigators*
Pretrial Practice and Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Securities Law Litigation and Arbitration (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Sexuality and the Law Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Trademark Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Trial Practice and Procedure (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)

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Legal History and Legal and Political Theory
American Indian Law
American Legal History
Bioethics and Law
Biomedical Research Law and Policy Seminar
Comparative Professional Ethics: Law and Medicine
Constitutional Interpretation and Jurisprudence Seminar
Constitutional Interpretation and Jurisprudence Seminar
Critical Jurisprudence*
Feminist Legal Theory Seminar
Immigration Law
Individual Rights and the Constitution*
Information Privacy Law
Law and Economics of Patents Seminar
Law and Social Movements
Lawyers and Justice
Public Law Theory Seminar
Race Relations
Socialist Law in Transition Seminar
Speech, Press and the Constitution
Theory of Property Rights

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Legal Profession, Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Comparative Professional Ethics: Law and Medicine
Criminal Justice Clinic
Ethics of Lawyering in Government*
Ethics of Public Interest Lawyering
Government Lawyering Clinic
Legal Ethics Seminar
Legal Profession
Litigation Ethics and Practice Management (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Practical Ethics for Civil Litigation (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Reel Justice: Legal Ethics Beginning with Film
Secrecy, Whistle-Blowing and Leaking*

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Property, Land Development and Real Estate
American Indian Law
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Commercial Real Estate Practice and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Commercial Real Estate Transactions
Construction Law Practice and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Environmental and Land Use Litigation Seminar
Environmental Law
Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic
Land Use Law
Natural Resources Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
State and Local Government
Trusts and Estates

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Public Interest Practice
American Indian Law
Civil Justice Clinic
Civil Rights
Civil Rights and Community Justice Clinic
Civil Rights Litigation Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)*
Civil Rights Injunctions Seminar
Criminal Justice Clinic
Ethics of Lawyering in Government*
Ethics of Public Interest Lawyering
Government Lawyering Clinic
Immigration Law
Immigrants' Rights Seminar
Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic
Judicial Clerkship Clinic
Land Use Law
Law and Social Movements
Lawyers and Justice
National Security
Natural Resource Law (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Nonprofit Organizations Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Public Interest Law Speaker Series*
Public Law Theory Seminar
Secrecy, Whistle-Blowing and Leaking*
Sexuality and the Law: Theory and Practice (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Social Responsibility and Corporate Behavior Seminar
State and Local Government

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Taxation
Corporate Tax
Estate and Gift Tax
Family Wealth Planning and Drafting (Applied Lawyering Skills Course)
Federal Income Tax
Pass-Through Business Tax
Pensions and Tax-Favored Savings
Tax Policy Seminar

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