Comparative Law Seminar

Class Information Spring 2018

  • 2 units
  • Class No.: 66229
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
  • Location: 236
  • Exam:
  • Course Description
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Jiri Toman

Professor of Law

Comparative Law Seminar

Certificate(s): International Law

Course Description:

Examination of the history, structure, and institutions of civil law, common law, and socialist legal traditions. Although several class meetings and individual research examine substantive law, emphasis is on study of legal systems and traditions. Primary focus is private law (the equivalent of common law system’s civil obligation) and some comparative constitutional law and criminal procedure.