Course Description

LAW 475 - U.S. Constitutional Law for Foreign Lawyers

This course provides an introduction to American Constitutional Law in its historic, social, and political context.  It surveys the U.S. Supreme Court’s treatment of federalism, separation of powers, judicial review, equality and individual liberty, and the allocation of authority between federal and state levels.  The class also highlights unique aspects of American Constitutional law, particularly the regulation of business and property, and students will engage in focused studies on specific topics.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Peter Reich 18F 475 LEC 1 W 3:20 PM - 5:20 PM 2.0 No No
Course limited to foreign LLM students. Enrollment processed through the Graduate Studies Office.
Peter Reich 19S 475 LEC 1 R 1:10 PM - 3:10 PM 2.0 No No
This course is limited to LLM students.Enrollment processed through the Graduate Studies Office.

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Peter Reich 18S 475 LEC 1 T 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 2.0 No No
This course is limited to LLM students.
Categories
California Bar Examination; Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy; Multistate Bar Examination (MBE);