Health Law Seminar: Public Health Law and Pandemic

Class Information Fall 2020

  • 2 units
  • Class No.: 19836
  • Meets: Wednesday
  • Time: 4:10 pm - 5:50 pm
  • Location: Online
  • Exam:
  • Course Description

Michelle Oberman

Katharine and George Alexander Professor of Law

Health Law Seminar: Public Health Law and Pandemic

Certificate(s): Public Interest and Social Justice Law (List C)

Course Description:

This unique seminar gives students a chance to explore with faculty contemporary, cutting-edge issues in health care law.  Course may require a paper, an exam, or both.  Check the current semester schedule for current topics and course descriptions.

Class Notes:

This weekly seminar examines public health law and policy in the context of the current Covid-19 pandemic. We will be partnering with Santa Clara County Counsel’s Health & Hospital Division to provide research support for the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Class will proceed in the style of a graduate seminar, featuring independent research, class presentations, and ongoing reading, writing and re-writing projects. To obtain a permission number to register, contact Professor Oberman at  

Experiential course