LAW-2101 Commercial Law Survey

Prof. Michael Rustad,

4 credits day; 4 credits evening.


Cannot also register for Commercial Law Sales and/or Secured Transactions


The course examines the concepts and scope of the Uniform Commercial Code; in particular, Sales of Personal Property (Article 2 as a supplement to the Contracts course), Leases of Personal Property (Article 2A), Negotiable Instruments (Article 3), Letters of Credit (Article 5) and Secured Transactions (Article 9). Also, ancillary bodies of law (i.e. fraudulent conveyances, bankruptcy, wire transfers, documents of title, etc.) will be discussed to provide an overview of fundamental commercial law concepts.


pointer    Elective Course

pointer    Meets Base Menu Requirement

pointer    Meets Financial Services Concentration Requirements

pointer    Recommended for the Mass Bar

pointer    Final Exam Required


<<Course Updated: March 11, 2016>>