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LAW 844 v06 : U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing

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Druthers submitted by: djg94
Fall 2020
LLM Adjunct
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djg94 Grimm, Daniel
LAW 844 v06: U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing
U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing
Th 3:30-5:30p
Special Requirement


Students who enroll in this course may not enroll in any other sections of U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing (formerly: U.S. Legal Discourse I and II).

The course is graded honors-pass-fail and is only open to foreign educated LL.M. students (i.e., those students who do not have a U.S. J.D. degree). Enrollment is limited to a small number of students.

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Personal Information


Professor Grimm is a Senior Trial Attorney in the Division of Enforcement of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”), where he investigates and civilly prosecutes violations of the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC regulations. His enforcement experience includes fraud in the commodity and foreign currency exchange markets, disruptive trading and market manipulation in derivatives markets, and cryptocurrency and cybersecurity issues.  He has litigated cases in federal courts across the country.

Prior to joining the CFTC, Professor Grimm was an Associate at Sullivan & Cromwell in Washington, D.C., where his practice focused on regulatory and criminal matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA"), U.S. economic and trade sanctions, and anti-money laundering.

Professor Grimm's research has addressed financial regulation, the FCPA, and emerging technologies, and has appeared in, among others, the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, the NYU Journal of Law & Business, and the Virginia Law & Business Review. He joined the Georgetown Law adjunct faculty in 2018.

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