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LAW 5062: Environmental Issues in Business Law
Spring 2021 • Section 21 • CRN 37902

Course Description

This course will use case studies, regulations/statutes, and hypothetical fact patterns to facilitate comprehensive discussion of various environmental law topics as well as complicated ethical issues. Students will be divided into groups and asked to role-play as environmental attorneys in, among other things: (1) acquiring, financing, and selling an ongoing business and real property with potential environmental concerns; (2) investigating, disclosing, and negotiating with opposing counsel and regulatory agencies regarding a client’s noncompliance with environmental laws; (3) participating in a public hearing involving competing interest groups; and (4) handling the complex ethical issues relating to the above situations. 


Day/Time Location
T 5:30-7:20 PM Online Meeting

Course Details

  • Michael Gross
Credit Hours

2 Credits


No Limit

Course Type
  • Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement




Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials