Date Submitted: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:12:22 GMT

LAW 114 v05 : Corporate Finance

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saf98 Flax, Samuel
LAW 114 v05: Corporate Finance
Corporate Finance
MW 9:00-11:00a
50 (LAWJ: 45/LAWG: 5)
In-Class Exam


Corporations.  While not required, students will find it helpful to be familiar with the concepts covered in an introductory financial accounting course.

Students may not receive credit for this course and Corporate Finance: Quantitative Analysis and Valuation.

Would you like to offer the Pass/Fail grading option?

Does this course qualify as a "simulation course"?

Is this course available to distance students?

Is this a mandatory Pass-Fail course?


Personal Information

Samuel A. Flax was the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of American Capital, Ltd., until the company's sale in 2017. American Capital was a publicly-traded private equity and asset management firm, with over $100 billion in assets under management. Professor Flax was a member of American Capital's investment committee and also an executive officer and director of two mortgage REITs managed by American Capital and of the affiliated European Capital Limited. Prior to joining the company in 2005, Professor Flax was a senior partner in the corporate and securities practice group of Arnold & Porter. During his 20-year career at the firm, he worked on a wide variety of transactional and counseling matters. Previously, Professor Flax was an associate with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius and a law clerk for the Honorable H. Emory Widener, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Professor Flax received a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech and a J.D. from Washington & Lee University, where he was Research Editor of the Washington & Lee Law Review. In 2018, he is a Fellow in the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University.
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