558
LAW

Corporate Finance

Law School Description

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the basic financial concepts and tools that are important for lawyers with transactional practices. Among the topics covered are valuation of businesses, legal rights of holders of various types of securities (including bonds, preferred stock, common stock and convertible securities), factors relating to the payment of dividends, and overall principles guiding the determinants of capital structures. Pre or Con: Business Associations (Law 531) or Instructor’s consent.

 

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Provides an understanding of the basic financial concepts and tools for lawyers with transactional practices, preferred stock, common stock and convertible securities. Pre: 531 (or concurrent) or consent.

Credit Limit

3

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Business/Commercial
Litigation

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Varies
Varies
Part Time
Varies
Varies

Effective Since

Spring
2005

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Lecture/Discussion (LED)
Seminar (SEM)

Major Restrictions

Law