Course Schedule Updates

Summer 2018 SCHEDULE UPDATES

Cancelled Courses

  • Family Law II: Child, Parent, and the State with Professor Abrams.

Course Description Changes

Day and Time Changes

  • Evidence with Judge Facciola: In Summer 2018, this course will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Class will not meet on Monday, 7/9. A makeup class will be held on Saturday, 6/23, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

FALL 2018 SCHEDULE UPDATES

New Courses

  • Aggregate Litigation: A Global Perspective with Professor Klement: 1 credit, paper, Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m. on the following dates: 9/5, 9/10, 9/12, 9/17, 9/19, 9/24, and 9/26.
  • Cross-Border Commercial Regulation: Aviation and Maritime Law with Professors Mendelsohn and Dean: 2 credits, Paper, Tuesdays 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm.  
  • Cybersecurity Law & Policy with Professor Cordero: 2 credits, Paper and Special Requirement, Wednesdays 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • English Legal History Seminar: Foundations of American Law with Professor Oldham: 3 credit writing requirement seminar, Wednesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
  • European Union Law: Foundations and International Reach with Professors Propp and Weinberg: 2 credits, Paper, Thursdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Externship II Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) with Professor Austin: 4 credit, special requirement, Tuesdays, 7:55 p.m. - 9:55 p.m. on the following dates: 8/28, 9/11, 9/25, 10/16, 10/30, 11/13.
  • Federal Practice Seminar: Contemporary Issues with Professor Gornstein and Judge Pillard: 2 credit paper, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Federal Prosecution with Professors Creighton and Wheatley: 2 credits, Paper, Mondays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Independent Defense: Representing Defense Lawyers in First Amendment Cases (Project-Based Practicum) with Professors Gerstein and Halperin: 5 credits, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • International Law Seminar: Water Resources with Professor Brown Weiss: 2 credit paper, Tuesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
  • International Migration and Development with Professor Donato: 3 credits, Paper or Writing Requirement, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. This course is cross-listed with the School of Foreign Service and meets on the main campus. Main campus classes end Monday, December 10, 2018. Be aware this course may run on a different calendar than the Law Center during weeks where there is a holiday. Please take this into consideration when creating your schedule so that you have flexibility to attend the class on a different day, but at the same time.
  • International Negotiations Seminar with Professors Greenberg and Bleicher: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Tuesdays 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • International Protection of Intellectual Property Through the WTO with Professor Dinan: 2 credits, In-Class Exam, Mondays 7:55 pm - 9:55 pm.
  • Introduction to Torts with Professors Hoffman and Kerr: 2 credits, In-Class Exam, Mondays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Public-Private Partnerships: Law and Governance with Professor Klock: 2 credits, In-Class Exam and Special Requirement, Thursdays, 7:55 p.m. - 9:55 p.m.
  • Rule of Law and the Administration of Justice with Professor Bhansali: 2 credits, Paper, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Strategic Responses to Data Breach: "We've Been Hacked!" with Professor Groman: 2 credits, In-Class Exam and Special Requirement, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Technology Policy and the Practice of Law in the Digital Age with Professors Brill and Vogel: 2 credits, Paper, Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • The Role of Law in Addressing Foreign Policy Challenges with Professor Anderson: 2 credits, Paper, Wednesdays 1:20 pm - 3:20 pm.
  • The Role of WHO in Global Health Law and Governance with Professor Burci: 2 credits, Take-Home Exam, SaSu 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. This bookend course will meet on the following Fall 2018 dates: 9/29, 9/30, 10/6 and 10/7.
  • Trademark and Unfair Competition Law with Professor Sunder: 3 credits, in-class exam, Mondays and Wednesdays, 1:55 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Grimm: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Fridays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Vardner: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Tuesdays 5:45 - 7:45 p.m.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Scanlon: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Wednesdays 5:45 - 7:45 p.m.

Cancelled Courses

  • Advanced Legal Writing and Practice for Judicial Clerks and Civil Litigators with Professors Perlin and Tolentino: This seminar has been moved to the Spring 2019 semester and will meet on Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Animal Protection Litigation (Fieldwork Practicum) (LAWJ-567-05) with Professors Henry and Frostic.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-20) with Professors Venkataramanan and Austin 
  • Investor-State Dispute Resolution Seminar with Professors Walter and Franzetti.
  • Juvenile Defense After Sentencing (Project-Based Practicum) with Professors Louchheim and Spain.
  • Nationalisms, States, & Cultural Identities Seminar with Professor Mezey.
  • Segregation Seminar: History and Future for Education, Housing and Opportunity with Professor Cashin.  This course will be offered in the spring.
  • Tackling the Civil Access to Justice Crisis (Fieldwork Practicum) with Professors Dewey and McClymont: This practicum course has been moved to the Spring 2019 semester and will meet on Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Updated course description for Tackling the Civil Access to Justice Crisis (Fieldwork Practicum).

  • Taxation of Debt Instruments & Securitization Transactions with Professors Keinan and Mayo

  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing Workshop with Professor Hoffman.

  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Bickford.

  • Video Games in the 21st Century: Creativity and Innovation in Action with Professor Golant: This seminar has been moved to the Spring 2019 semester and will meet on Mondays, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Course Description Changes

  • Federal Practice Seminar: Contemporary Issues with Judge Pillard and Professor Gornstein.  Updated course description here.
  • Law and Religion (Fieldwork Practicum) with Professor Inks: Updated course description for Law and Religion (Fieldwork Practicum).

Day and Time Changes

  • Advanced Scholarly Writing (previously scheduled with Professor Kerr) is now scheduled with Professor Ueland and will meet on Thursdays, 1:20 pm - 3:20 pm.
  • Current Topics in International Investment Arbitration with Professors Galindo and Attanasio will meet on the following Fall 2018 dates: 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/17, and 10/24 on Wednesdays, 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm.
  • Deals: The Economics of Structuring Transactions with Professor Teitelbaum: This course will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • Environmental Law with Professor Colangelo: This course will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 12:35 p.m. and have an in-class exam.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-08) with Professor Loeb: In Fall 2018, this class will meet on the following dates, 7:55 p.m. - 9:55 p.m.: 9/10, 9/17, 10/1, 10/15, 10/29, and 11/12.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-11) with Professors Monteleone and Austin: In Fall 2018, this class will meet on the B week schedule on the following dates: 9/4, 9/25, 10/2, 10/16, 10/30, and 11/13.
  • Externship II Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1492-05) with Professor Chernicoff: In Fall 2018, this class will meet on the following dates, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.: 8/27, 9/24, 10/9 (Monday classes meet on Tuesday, 10/9); 10/22, 11/5, and 11/26.
  • Externship II Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) with Professor Yu: In Fall 2018, this class will meet on the following dates, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.: 9/4, 9/18, 9/25, 10/16, 10/30, 11/13.
  • Global Revolutions, Civic Activism, and Civil Society with Professor Rutzen: The class will meet on the following seven Wednesdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m., in the Fall 2018 semester: 8/29, 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, and 11/14.
  • Information Privacy Law with Professor Cohen: This course will not meet on Thursday, October 4, Thursday, October 11 or Thursday, November 29.  To make up for the cancelled classes, this course will meet from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on the following dates: 9/18, 10/2, 10/16, 11/8, 11/13, and 11/27.
  • International Right to Health with Professor Grover: This course will meet on the following Fall 2018 dates: 10/13, 10/14, 10/20, and 10/21 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • National Security Law with Professor Letter: The last class will meet on Thursday, November 29, 2018, 11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.
  • Negotiating a Joint Venture in China with Professor Gounaris: In Fall 2018, this course will meet on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11/16, 11/17, and 11/18.
  • Race and Poverty in Capital and Other Criminal Cases Seminar with Professor Bright:  In Fall 2018, this course will meet on the following Tuesdays and Thursdays: 8/28, 8/30, 9/4, 9/6, 9/18, 9/20, 9/25, 9/27, 10/16, 10/18, 10/25, 10/30 and 11/1.
  • Tax Research and Writing with Professors Marvel and Korotky: This course will meet Thursdays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm.

Professor Changes

  • Advanced Evidence: Trial Skills will be co-taught by Professors Blanco, Mosier, and Tirol.
  • Alternative, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine, The Legal Issues Seminar will be co-taught by Professors Missner, Bulen and Fortsch.
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights will be co-taught by Professors C. Goldblatt and Spinelli.
  • Business Planning Seminar will be taught by Professor Boyer.
  • Environmental Law: This course will be taught by Professor Colangelo.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-14) will be taught by Professor Garcia.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-21) will be taught by Professor Cheng.
  • Externship I Seminar (J.D. Externship Program) (LAWJ-1491-23) will be taught by Judge Howard.
  • In-House Counsel: Law and Practice will be co-taught by Professors Stevenson and Richardson.
  • National Security Regulation will be taught by Professor Bender.
  • Refugee Law and Policy will be co-taught by Professors Kelly and Neal.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing section 40 will be taught by Professor Schuerman.

Requirement Changes

  • Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights with Professors Goldblatt and Spinelli: The course requirement for this class will be a take-home exam.
  • Evidence with Professor Aiken: This course will have a take-home exam.
  • Independent Defense: Representing Defense Lawyers in First Amendment Cases (Project-Based Practicum): This practicum course no longer requires professor permission to enroll. Students may enroll via MyAccess.
  • Prison Law and Policy with Professor Hopwood: Students may not receive credit for both this course and the Prison Reform Advocacy and Litigation practicum.
  • Prison Reform Advocacy and Litigation (Fieldwork Practicum): Students may not receive credit for both this practicum and Prison Law and Policy.
  • Seminar on Humanitarian Crises with Professors Ferris and Kirisci: The course requirement for this seminar will be paper and take-home exam (LAWJ/G-373-05) or Writing Requirement (LAWJ-373-09).
  • U.S. Income Tax: Policies and Practices with Professor Faulhaber: The course requirement for this class will be take-home exam and special requirement. The special requirement will be a midterm exam held on October 9th, 2018.

Credit Changes

  • Current Topics in International Investment Arbitration with Professors Galindo and Attanasio will be offered for 1 credit.

SPRING 2019 SCHEDULE UPDATES

New Courses

  • Advanced Legal Writing: Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions Workshop with Professor McKinney: 3 credits, Special Requirement, Wednesdays 5:45 p.m. - 8:50 p.m.
  • Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and the Law: A Comparative Analysis Between the EU and the U.S. with Professor Pagallo: 1 credit, Week One, paper, Monday - Friday, January 7 - 11, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
  • Comparative Corporate Governance with Professor Magnier: 1 credit, Take-Home Exam, WEEK ONE COURSE. This course will meet for one week only on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2018 through Friday, January 11, 2018, 1:30 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.
  • Constitutional Litigation and the Current Administration with Professors Matz and Reich: 2 credits, Paper, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Counseling the Corporation in Crisis with Professors Villa and Anthony: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Corporate Governance Seminar with Professor Sale: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Corporate Transaction Litigation in Delaware with Professors Glasscock and Blackett: 1 credit take-home exam. In Spring 2019, this course will meet on the following days: Friday, 3/1, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.; Saturday, 3/2, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 3/3, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Current Challenges to Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) with Professor Kaufmann-Kohler:  1 credit, Take-Home Exam, SaSu 10:00 am - 4:30 pm, February 9 and 10, 2019.
  • Current Issues in Tax Policy with Professors Talisman and Bell: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Mondays 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • Current Regulatory Developments in Business and International Taxation Seminar with Professors Grinberg and Tuerff: 2 credit paper, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Cyberlaw with Professor Chander: 3 credits, in-class exam, Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:35 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Designing Financial Regulation Post-Crisis with Professors Zhang and Chernoff: 1 credit, Special Requirement, FIRST-YEAR WEEK ONE COURSE: Monday, January 7, 2019 through Thursday, January 10, 2019, 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. This optional, elective course is for first-year J.D. students only, who are enrolled through a lottery process.
  • Doing Justice: Trial Judges Explain How Tough Decisions Are Made with Judge Mize: 2 credits, Paper, Wednesdays 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • Federal Courts and the Federal System with Professor Arlyck: 3 credits, take-home exam, Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 12:35 pm
  • Gender and the Political Economy Seminar with Professor Tsoukala: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • ICSID Arbitration: Jurisdiction and Core Procedural Aspects with Professors Fischer, Bergamini, and Garel: 2 credits, In-Class Exam, Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Immigration Policy across the Branches: Chinese Exclusion to the Travel Ban with Professor Ghosh: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Initial Public Offerings with Professor Reedich: 2 credits, In-Class Exam, Wednesdays 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • International Arbitration and the New York Convention with Professor van den Berg: 1 credit, Special Requirement, WEEK ONE COURSE: Monday, January 7, 2019 through Friday, January 11, 2019, 9:00 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
  • International Environmental Law with Professor Brown Weiss: 3 credits, in-class exam, Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:35 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • International Law Seminar: Poverty Reduction and Accountability with Professors Brown Weiss and Abbott: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Mondays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

  • International Litigation in Europe: Key EU Regulations with Professors Pfeiffer and Wais: Week One, 1 credit, Monday, January 7 - Thursday, January 10, 9:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.

  • Law in Multicultural Societies with Professor Raef Zreik: 2 credits, Paper Requirement, Thursdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.

  • Law, Healthy Lifestyles, and Business Regulation with Professor Magnusson: 1 credit, Paper, Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. - 11:35 p.m. WEEK ONE COURSE: This course will meet on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2019, through Friday, January 11, 2019

  • Music Law Seminar: Changing Landscapes in the Music Industry and the Law that Governs It with Professors J. Ross and Huppe: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • National Security Investigations and Litigation with Professors Wainstein and Johnson: 2 credit, Special Requirement, Tuesdays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Negotiations Seminar (LLM - Week One) with Professor Kleinman, 3 credits, Paper, WEEK ONE COURSE: This course will meet on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2019, through Friday, January 11, 2019, 9:00am-6pm
  • Public Health Emergencies: Enabling Preparedness and Response Through Law & Policy with Professors Ayala and Thornton: 1 credit, take-home exam, SaSu 10:00 am - 4:30 pm 2/9 and 2/10.
  • Public Health Law & Policy in Global Perspective with Professors Gottschalk and Kavanagh: 1 credit, paper, WEEK ONE COURSE: This course will meet on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2019, through Friday, January 11, 2019, 9:00am-11:35am.
  • Race to Risk Assessment with Professor Hill: 2 credit paper and 3 credit writing requirement, Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Restorative Justice with Professor Gonzalez: 1 credit, Special Requirement. FIRST-YEAR WEEK ONE COURSE: This course will meet on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2019, through Thursday, January 10, 2019. This optional, elective course is for first-year J.D. students only, who are enrolled through a lottery process.
  • Segregation Seminar: History and Future for Education, Housing and Opportunity with Professor Cashin: 3 credit writing requirement, Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Separation of Powers with Professor Lederman: 3 credits, take-home exam, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:35 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Sports, Media and Intellectual Property Law Seminar with Professor Shur-Ofry: 1 credit, paper, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on the following dates: 4/2, 4/4, 4/9, 4/11, 4/16, 4/18, and 4/23.
  • Taxation of Financial Instruments and Transactions with Professors Keinan and Mayo: 2 credits, Take-Home Exam, Tuesdays 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. This course will meet the follow Spring 2019 dates: 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5, and 3/19.
  • The New EU Privacy Law—The GDPR: Background, Development and Consequences with Professors Rotenberg and Petkova: 1 credit, paper. In Spring 2019, this class will meet on the following seven Thursdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.: 1/17, 1/24, 2/7, 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/21.
  • Trade and Integration in the Americas with Professors Fernandez, Parga, and Umana: 2 credits, Take-Home Exam, Wednesdays 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Trade Remedies: WTO Framework, National Law and Practice with Professor Jesse Kreier: 2 credits, Take-Home Exam, Tuesdays 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

  • Trial Practice with Professors Blanco and Stiglitz: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Thursdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Trial Practice and Applied Evidence with Professors B. Greenberg and Nothstein: 3 credits, Special Requirement, Thursdays, 5:45 p.m. - 8:50 p.m.
  • U.S. and International Customs Law with Professor Chovanec: 2 credits, In-Class Exam, Wednesdays 7:55 pm - 9:55 pm
  • U.S. Employment Taxes with Professor Osi: 1 credit, Paper. WEEK ONE COURSE: This course will meet on the following days: Monday, January 7, 2019, through Friday, January 11, 2019 1:30 p.m. to 4:05 p.m.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Kerr: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Tuesdays 9:00 am - 11:00 am.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professor Gao: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Fridays 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing with Professors Mandelberg and Smith: 2 credits, Special Requirement, Wednesdays 7:55 p.m. - 9:55 p.m.
  • Women and Leadership Seminar with Professor Sale: 2 credit paper, 2 sections.  One section meets on Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and the other section meets on Tuesdays, 5:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
  • Writing for Practice in Federal Courts with Professors Bonner and McSorley: 1 credit, Special Requirement. In the Spring 2019 semester, this course will meet on the following seven Thursdays: 1/24, 2/7, 2/28, 3/21, 4/4, 4/11, and 4/25.

Cancelled Courses

  • Drafting and Negotiating Commercial Real Estate Documents: Contracts, Loan Documents, and Leases Seminar with Professor Bregman.
  • Drafting Contracts (Two-Year Program) with Professor Hoffman.
  • Feminist Jurisprudence Seminar with Professor Abu-Odeh.
  • Financial Derivatives Taxation with Professors Keinan and Mayo
  • Governing Automated Decisions with Professor Robinson.
  • Health, Human Rights and Social Justice with Professor Yamin.
  • International Commercial Arbitration with Professor Kimmelman. This course is will now meet during Week One, see "Day and Time Changes" below for more information.
  • Israel/Palestine Conflict: Legal Issues Seminar with Professor Abu-Odeh.
  • Israel/Palestine Conflict: Legal Issues Seminar with Professor Raef Zreik.
  • Race and American Law with Professor Cashin.
  • State Government Law and Policy with Professor Chertoff.
  • Takeovers, Mergers, and Acquisitions Section 09.
  • Writing for Practice in Federal Courts with Professors Bonner and McSorley.

Course Description Changes

Day and Time Changes

  • Applied Legal Composition with Professor DeLaurentis: This course will meet on Tuesdays, 11:10 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
  • Copyright Law with Professor J. Cohen: This course will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:35 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  There will be a take-home exam.
  • Corporate Income Tax Law II with Professors Solomon and Richman: The first class has been rescheduled for Monday, January 14th from 3:30-5:30 pm. Class will not meet on Wednesday, January 16. The remainder of classes will continue to meet on Wednesdays from 5:45 - 7:45pm as scheduled.
  • Current Challenges to Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) with Professor Kaufmann-Kohler: This course will meet 2/8, 2/9 and 2/10, Friday 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm, SaSu 10:00 am - 3:30 pm.
  • Deals: The Economics of Structuring Transactions with Professor Teitelbaum: This course will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • International Arbitration in Asia with Professor Joongi: This class will meet on the following Spring 2019 dates: 1/19 and 1/20, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • International Commercial Arbitration with Professor Kimmelman: This course is will now during Week One (1/7-1/11), MTWThF 9:00am-11:35am, 1 credit
  • International Law, Human Rights & Fighting Impunity with Professor Vlasic: This course will now meet on the following Spring 2019 dates: 1/29, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5, 3/19, 3/26, and 4/2 from 5:45pm - 7:45pm.
  • International Project Finance and Investment with Professors Wiss and Khairallah: This course will now meet on Thursdays, 5:45pm - 7:45pm.
  • Law in Multicultural Societies with Professor Raef Zreik. This course will now meet on Thursdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues in International Oil & Gas and Extractive Industries with Professor Sempertegui will meet 3/22 and 3/23, Friday, 1:20 pm - 6:20 pm and Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.
  • Legal Writing Seminar: Theory and Practice for Law Fellows with Professor Shulman will meet on Thursdays, 7:55 p.m. - 9:55 p.m.
  • Public Health and International Investment Law with Professor Jacinto will meet 3/23 and 3/30, Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm.
  • Securities Enforcement Seminar with Professor Velikonja: This course will meet on Wednesdays, 1:20 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
  • Tax Court Advocacy Workshop (Formerly: Litigation of Individual Income Tax Issues Workshop) with Judges Leyden and Panuthos: This course will meet on Thursdays, 11:10 a.m. - 1:10 p.m.

Professor Changes

  • Advanced Civil Rights: The Civil Rights Act of 1964, The Frontiers of Civil Rights Enforcement and the Next Fifty Years will be taught by Professors T. Goldman and Yang.
  • Appellate Practice Seminar: This seminar will be co-taught by Professors Murphy and Patterson.
  • Communications Law and Policy: This course will be co-taught by Professors Johnsen and Shakin.
  • Computer Programming for Lawyers: An Introduction: All sections of this course will be co-taught by Professors Ohm and Frankle.
  • Constitutional Litigation and the Current Administration: This seminar will be co-taught by Professors Matz and M. Reich.
  • Copyright Law: This course will be taught by Professor Julie Cohen. 
  • Current Regulatory Developments in Business and International Taxation Seminar: This course will be co-taught by Professors Grinberg and Tuerff.
  • Jewish Law Seminar will be co-taught by Professors Marciano, Fishman and Lazar-Price.
  • Sentencing Law and Policy will be taught by Professor MacDougall.
  • Social Enterprise and Nonprofit Law Clinic will be taught by Professor Spratley.
  • Patent Trial Practice will be co-taught by Professors Altherr, Hutchins, Meeker, and Roth.
  • Trial Practice (LAWJ-351-01) will be co-taught by Professors Rydstrom and D. Williams.
  • Trial Practice (LAWJ-351-05) will be co-taught by Professors Williams, Glick, and Jones.
  • Trial Practice (LAWJ-351-08) will be taught by Professor O'Malley.
  • Trial Practice (LAWJ-351-17) will be co-taught by Professors Duross, Koukios, and Tsao.
  • Women and Immigration (Fieldwork Practicum) will be taught by Professors Rahman and Ribe.

Requirement Changes

  • Advanced Topics in Exempt Organizations with Professor Sanders: This seminar will require a paper.
  • Cyber Threats, Information Security and Technology in the Practice of Law with Professors Gronvall and Hitsky: This seminar will require a paper.
  • International Project Finance with Professor Jenney: This course will require an In-Class exam.
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues in International Oil & Gas and Extractive Industries with Professor Sempertegui: Section 09 will require a paper.
  • Music Law Seminar: Changing Landscapes in the Music Industry and the Law that Governs It with Professors J. Ross and Huppe: Copyright is no longer a prerequisite for this course.  A course in Copyright Law is recommended prior to this seminar. Students who enroll in the course without first taking Copyright Law are strongly encouraged to read Copyright in a Nut Shell before the seminar starts.
  • Technology, Innovation and Access to the Civil Justice System (Project-Based Practicum) with Professors Rostain, Mulcahy and O'Brien: THIS COURSE REQUIRES PROFESSOR PERMISSION TO ENROLL. Interested students should email Professor Tanina Rostain at tr238@georgetown.edu.

Credit Changes

  • Advanced Topics in International Humanitarian Law with Professors Schoettler and Jackson: This course will be offered for 3 credits. 
  • Computer Programming for Lawyers: Intermediate with Professor Ohm: This course will be offered for 3 credits.
  • Legal and Regulatory Issues in International Oil & Gas and Extractive Industries with Professor Sempertegui: This course will be offered for 1 credit.

Title Changes

  • Litigation Practice in International Arbitration with Professors Carlson and Silberman is now titled: Advocacy in International Arbitration.
  • Natural Resources Law and Policy Practicum with Professor Beneke is now titled Natural Resources and Energy Law and Policy Practicum. Updated course description for Natural Resources and Energy Law and Policy Practicum.
  • The American Legal Profession in the 21st Century: Alternative Service Delivery Models, Emerging Practice Technologies, and New Regulatory Challenges with Professor Rostain is now titled Professional Responsibility: The American Legal Profession in the 21st Century: Technology, Markets, and Regulation.