LAWE965-06 Contract Drafting

This objective of this course is to provide students with practical contract drafting skills through the drafting, review and editing of documents used in business transactions. Students will gain an understanding of the business deal process and the techniques of concise and unambiguous drafting to memorialize transactions. The following topics will be addressed: deal timeline; drafting process; document elements; drafting rules and conventions; and document review techniques. The class will be interactive with guest presenters and periodic assignments. (Credits earned in this course can be applied to the Transactional Law Practice concentration.)