Section ID   No.  Title                   Days       Course Times   Instructor
LAW 097 W01 00234 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W02 00235 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W03 00236 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W04 00237 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W05 00238 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W06 00239 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 W07 00240 Trial-Lvl Writing-Wrt                                                   
LAW 097 001 00146 Trial-Level Writing      F        1100AM 0100PM                         
LAW 097 003 00153 Trial-Level Writing      F        0600PM 0800PM                         
LAW 097 004 00154 Trial-Level Writing      F        0700PM 0900PM                         
LAW 097 005 00155 Trial-Level Writing      F        0630PM 0830PM                         
LAW 097 002 00152 Trial-Level Writing      F        0100PM 0300PM                         
LAW 097 006 00156 Trial-Level Writing      F        0800PM 1000PM                         
LAW 097 007 00162 Trial-Level Writing      F        0800AM 1000AM                         
LAW 099 W01 00241 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W02 00242 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W03 00243 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W04 00244 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W05 00245 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W06 00246 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W07 00247 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W08 00248 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W09 00249 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W10 00250 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W11 00251 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 W12 00252 Legal Drafting-Writing                                                  
LAW 099 001 00147 Legal Drafting           R        0800AM 0950AM BIRKENSTOCK,J           
LAW 099 002 00148 Legal Drafting           R        1200PM 0150PM LOVE, M F               
LAW 099 003 00149 Legal Drafting           F        0800AM 0950AM SULLIVAN, A             
LAW 099 004 00150 Legal Drafting           F        1200PM 0150PM NG, BILL                
LAW 099 005 00151 Legal Drafting           F        0600PM 0750PM BITNER, JULIE           
LAW 099 006 00167 Legal Drafting           R        0800AM 0950AM LAMOUREUX, J            
LAW 099 007 00168 Legal Drafting           R        0800AM 0950AM BRAMNICK, A             
LAW 099 008 00169 Legal Drafting           R        0800AM 0950AM KREMERS, NANCY          
LAW 099 009 00170 Legal Drafting           R        1200PM 0150PM NAGATA, BARBIE          
LAW 099 010 00171 Legal Drafting           R        1200PM 0150PM KREMERS, NANCY          
LAW 099 011 00172 Legal Drafting           F        0800AM 0950AM DORHOFFER, A            
LAW 099 012 00173 Legal Drafting           F        1200PM 0150PM NAGATA, BARBIE          
LAW 100 001 00139 Lgl & Econ Research II   F        0600PM 0800PM                         
LAW 103 001 00076 Contracts II             MW       1030AM 1145AM BOARDMAN, M E           
LAW 103 002 00077 Contracts II             MW       0230PM 0345PM ZYWICKI, T J            
LAW 103 003 00023 Contracts II             MW       0615PM 0730PM BOARDMAN, M E           
LAW 106 001 00080 Criminal Law             TR       1000AM 1115AM O'NEILL, M              
LAW 106 002 00081 Criminal Law             TR       0200PM 0315PM PARKER, J S             
LAW 106 003 00027 Criminal Law             TR       0615PM 0730PM O'NEILL, M              
LAW 111 001 00105 Torts II                 TR       1000AM 1115AM POLSBY, D D             
LAW 111 003 00056 Torts II                 TR       0615PM 0730PM GRADY, M F              
LAW 111 002 00106 Torts II                 TR       0200PM 0315PM KRAUSS, M I             
LAW 112 001 00072 Civil Procedure          MW       1000AM 1150AM GREEN, M S              
LAW 112 003 00019 Civil Procedure          MW       0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 112 002 00073 Civil Procedure          MW       0200PM 0350PM                         
LAW 116 001 00063 Administrative Law       TR       0400PM 0515PM ABRAMOWICZ, M B         
LAW 116 002 00010 Administrative Law       MW       0615PM 0730PM WARREN,                 
LAW 123 001 00116 Econ Found-Lgl Stdies II T        0200PM 0350PM IPPOLITO, R             
LAW 150 001 00130 Adv Lgl Res & Writing    W        1200PM                                
LAW 150 002 00012 Adv Lgl Res & Writing    R        0915PM                                
LAW 151 001 00131 Aviation Law                                                            
LAW 155 001 00065 Adv Const Law:First Amen W        0400PM 0550PM RANDOLPH, A R           
LAW 156 002 00015 Antitrust                MW       0800PM 0915PM                         
LAW 158 001 00078 Constitutional Law II    R        0200PM 0350PM STEARNS, M L            
LAW 160 W01 00216 Appellate Prac - Writing                                                
LAW 160 W02 00195 Appellate Prac - Writing                                                
LAW 160 W03 00196 Appellate Prac - Writing                                                
LAW 160 001 00069 Appellate Practice       F        1000AM 1150AM ISENSTADT, E J          
LAW 160 002 00016 Appellate Practice       T        0600PM 0750PM NEY, R T                
LAW 160 003 00017 Appellate Practice       F        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 165 001 00161 Education Law                                                           
LAW 166 001 00128 Biotech Intell Prop Law  M        0400PM 0550PM HOSCHEIT, D H           
LAW 171 001 00071 Case Studies in Appl of  R        0400PM 0550PM COHEN, L R              
LAW 174 001 00018 Chemical Patent Practice W        0600PM 0750PM ZELANO, A J             
LAW 176 001 00020 Commercial Paper         MW       0200PM 0315PM BYRNE, J E              
LAW 176 002 00074 Commercial Paper         MW       0800PM 0915PM BYRNE, J E              
LAW 179 001 00138 Legal Clinic                                                            
LAW 186 001 00075 Conflict of Laws         TR       0200PM 0315PM LERNER, C S             
LAW 186 002 00022 Conflict of Laws         TR       0600PM 0715PM LERNER, C S             
LAW 191 001 00079 Copyrights               MW       0900AM 1015AM TRAMPOSCH, A G          
LAW 191 002 00024 Copyrights               TR       0800PM 0915PM                         
LAW 194 001 00025 Corporate Acquisitions   M        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 211 001 00082 Discrimination in Employ MW       1030AM 1145AM DAVIES, R E             
LAW 212 001 00028 Domestic Relations       TR       0800PM 0915PM                         
LAW 213 001 00124 European Union Law       R        0800PM 0950PM TERRILL, D A            
LAW 218 001 00114 Environ Regulation       TR       1030AM 1145AM KOCHAN, D J             
LAW 220 W01 00220 Estate Planning-Writing                                                 
LAW 220 001 00083 Estate Planning          MW       0430PM 0545PM WOODRUFF, L             
LAW 222 001 00030 Evidence & Trial Proced  MW       0600PM 0750PM KLEIN,                  
LAW 230 001 00031 Government Contracts     R        0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 235 001 00032 Immigration Law          TR       0800PM 0915PM Kishmir,                
LAW 238 W01 00263 Ind Study - Writing                                                     
LAW 238 W15 00260 Ind Study - Writing                                                     
LAW 238 001 00160 Independent Study                               FRANCIS, A              
LAW 238 002 00163 Independent Study                               ABRAMOWICZ, M B         
LAW 238 003 00164 Independent Study                               EAGLE, S J              
LAW 238 004 00165 Independent Study                               PARISI, F               
LAW 238 005 00166 Independent Study                               BYRNE, J E              
LAW 238 006 00174 Independent Study                               GILLESPIE, N C          
LAW 238 007 00176 Independent Study                               O'NEILL, M              
LAW 238 008 00178 Independent Study                               ABRAMOWICZ, M B         
LAW 238 009 00179 Independent Study                               COHEN, L R              
LAW 238 010 00180 Independent Study                               CHORVAT, T R            
LAW 238 011 00181 Independent Study                               PRICE, ALISON           
LAW 238 012 00187 Independent Study                               WITHERSPOON,            
LAW 238 013 00188 Independent Study                               PRICE, A H              
LAW 238 014 00189 Intro to American Law                           GOULD, JON              
LAW 238 015 00190 Independent Study                               SOCKETT,                
LAW 238 016 00191 Independent Study                               ZENGERLE, J             
LAW 238 017 00192 Independent Study                               MOORE, K A              
LAW 238 018 00193 Independent Study                               BRANCATO,               
LAW 238 019 00253 Independent Study                               Davies, Ross E          
LAW 238 020 00256 Independent Study                               Love, Mary F            
LAW 238 021 00257 Independent Study                               Woodruff, Lesli         
LAW 238 022 00258 Independent Study                                                       
LAW 238 023 00267 Independent Study                               SMITH, BRADLEY          
LAW 239 001 00088 Law & Literature         W        0400PM 0550PM COWEN, T                
LAW 248 001 00034 International Law        W        0800PM 1030PM                         
LAW 250 001 00123 International Taxation   MW       0600PM 0750PM CHORVAT, E              
LAW 253 001 00035 Intl Trade Law & Regulat MW       0615PM 0730PM                         
LAW 256 001 00086 Labor Law                MW       0400PM 0515PM FORMAN, S B             
LAW 258 001 00158 Property II              MW       0200PM 0315PM EAGLE, S J              
LAW 258 002 00159 Property II              MW       0800PM 0915PM EAGLE, S J              
LAW 261 W01 00199 Econ Theory of IP-Wrt                                                   
LAW 261 001 00029 Econ Theory of IP        R        0600PM 0750PM KOBAYASHI, B H          
LAW 262 001 00183 Law Review                                                              
LAW 262 002 00184 Law Review                                                              
LAW 262 003 00185 Law Review                                                              
LAW 266 001 00093 Legislation              T        0200PM 0350PM LUND, N R               
LAW 266 002 00039 Legislation              T        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 275 W01 00226 Lw of Invest Mgt-Writing                                                
LAW 275 001 00111 Law of Investment Mgt    MW       0400PM 0515PM JOHNSEN, D B            
LAW 276 001 00037 Law,Science & Technology R        0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 277 W01 00227 Lgl Clin-Ment Ill-Wrt                                                   
LAW 277 001 00090 Lgl Clin-Mental Illness  W        1000AM 1230PM DAVOLI, J I             
LAW 278 001 00175 Moot Court                                                              
LAW 281 W01 00203 Negotia w/Reg St-Writing                                                
LAW 281 001 00041 Negotia w/Regulat State  W        0800PM 0950PM MACRAE, J B             
LAW 282 W02 00204 Partnership Tax-Writing                                                 
LAW 282 002 00113 Ptnrship & Subchap S Tax MW       0800PM 0915PM CHORVAT, T R            
LAW 283 W01 00228 Lgl Clin-Public Int-Wrt                                                 
LAW 283 W02 00200 Lgl Clin-Public Int-Wrt                                                 
LAW 283 001 00091 Legal Clinic-Public Int  T        1030AM 1220PM KAMENAR,                
LAW 283 002 00038 Legal Clinic-Public Int  T        0800PM 0950PM KAMENAR,                
LAW 291 001 00042 Patent Interf Law & Prac R        0800PM 0850PM OLEXY,                  
LAW 292 001 00043 Patent Law II            F        0600PM 0750PM WITHERSPOON,            
LAW 295 001 00021 Commercial Real Estate   R        0600PM 0750PM CHRISTMAN, B L          
LAW 296 W01 00265 Products Liability-Wrt                                                  
LAW 296 001 00094 Products Liability       M        0400PM 0550PM KRAUSS, M I             
LAW 297 001 00144 Lgl Clinic-Telemedicine                                                 
LAW 298 001 00047 Professional Responsibil R        1000AM 1150AM ROTUNDA, R D            
LAW 298 002 00095 Professional Responsibil W        0800PM 0950PM GILLESPIE, N C          
LAW 298 003 00096 Professional Responsibil M        1000AM 1150AM KRAUSS, M I             
LAW 299 001 00097 Proof                    T        1000AM 1150AM SCHUM, D A              
LAW 299 002 00048 Proof                    T        0600PM 0750PM SCHUM, D A              
LAW 301 001 00050 Quantitative Forensics   W        0800PM 1030PM KOBAYASHI, B H          
LAW 303 W01 00264 Negotia/Lgl Stlmt-Wrt                                                   
LAW 303 001 00120 Negotia/Lgl Settlement   W        0900AM 1130AM DUBESTER, E             
LAW 310 001 00100 Regulation/Food & Drugs  MW       0400PM 0515PM HOFFMAN,                
LAW 311 001 00129 Analys of Fin Statements                                                
LAW 315 001 00051 Regulated Industries     R        0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 317 001 00101 Securities Law & Regulat TR       0400PM 0515PM GILLESPIE, N C          
LAW 317 002 00053 Securities Law & Regulat TR       0615PM 0730PM GILLESPIE, N C          
LAW 320 001 00103 Supervised Externship    R        1200PM 1250PM COSTELLO, J L           
LAW 321 001 00104 Supervised Externship    R        1200PM 1250PM COSTELLO, J L           
LAW 322 001 00052 Sec Fin & Insol I        TR       0615PM 0730PM                         
LAW 323 001 00013 Adv Trademark Law        M        0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 325 001 00110 Tax Planning             M        0200PM 0350PM CHORVAT, T R            
LAW 327 W01 00269 Trademark Law-Writing                                                   
LAW 327 001 00107 Trademark Law            TR       0900AM 1015AM LOVE, M F               
LAW 329 001 00057 Trial Advocacy           W        0600PM 0750PM SHERIDAN, P F           
LAW 329 002 00108 Trial Advocacy           M        1200PM 0150PM ROGERS,                 
LAW 329 004 00058 Trial Advocacy           M        0600PM 0750PM WOOLDRIDGE JR.,         
LAW 330 001 00134 Trusts & Estates         MW       0615PM 0730PM Woodruff, Lesli         
LAW 331 001 00014 Trial Advocacy(Advanced) R        0600PM 0750PM STIMSON, C D            
LAW 333 001 00109 Virginia Remedies        TR       1030AM 1145AM COSTELLO, J L           
LAW 333 002 00061 Virginia Remedies        TR       0800PM 0915PM CUMMINGS, M D           
LAW 336 001 00060 Virginia Evidence        M        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 339 W01 00208 Unincorporated Bus-Wrt                                                  
LAW 339 001 00059 Unincorporated Business  M        0800PM 0950PM                         
LAW 346 W01 00268 Comparative Law-Writing                                                 
LAW 346 001 00133 Comparative Law          MW       0200PM 0315PM                         
LAW 347 001 00112 Trade Secrets Law        M        0610PM 0700PM HOSCHEIT, D H           
LAW 351 W01 00205 Pat Writing Theory-Wrt                                                  
LAW 351 001 00044 Pat Writ Theory & Prac   F        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 359 001 00145 State & Local Tax        R        0400PM 0550PM                         
LAW 362 001 00143 Lgl Clinic-Immigration                                                  
LAW 364 001 00054 Statistics for Lawyers & R        0800PM 0950PM IPPOLITO, R             
LAW 366 W01 00231 Public Choice/Pub Lw-Wrt                                                
LAW 366 001 00115 Public Choice & Pub Law  T        0200PM 0350PM STEARNS, M L            
LAW 367 001 00033 Intellectual Property    MW       0800PM 0915PM                         
LAW 368 W01 00254 Pretrial Practice-Wrt                                                   
LAW 368 001 00046 Pretrial Practice        W        0600PM 0750PM INGRAM, S               
LAW 376 001 00135 Civil Rights             R        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 406 W01 00202 Natl Sec Law Sem-Wrt                                                    
LAW 406 001 00136 National Security Lw Sem M        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 408 W01 00212 Adv Comm Law Sem-Writing                                                
LAW 408 001 00064 Adv Communication Lw Sem                                                
LAW 409 W01 00214 Adv Const Lw Sem-Writing                                                
LAW 409 001 00067 Adv Const Law Seminar    M        1000AM 1150AM SPAN, H                 
LAW 418 001 00040 Multinational IP & Pol   T        0600PM 0750PM MOSSINGHOFF,            
LAW 418 W01 00201 Multinatl IP & Pol-Wrt                                                  
LAW 420 W01 00219 Econ of Priv Lw Sem-Wrt                                                 
LAW 420 001 00127 Econ of Private Law Sem  T        0400PM 0550PM PARISI, F               
LAW 424 W01 00232 Readings-Lgl Tht-Writing                                                
LAW 424 001 00099 Readings Legal Thght Sem R        0400PM 0550PM GINSBURG, D H           
LAW 426 W01 00221 Homeland Sec & Law-Wrt                                                  
LAW 426 001 00084 Homeland Sec & Law Sem   R        0400PM 0550PM ZENGERLE, J C           
LAW 429 W01 00230 Persp on Indiv,Fam-Wrt                                                  
LAW 429 001 00117 Persp on Indiv,Family, & T        0400PM 0550PM COHEN, L R              
LAW 432 W01 00198 Combating Int Cybrc-Wrt                                                 
LAW 432 001 00141 Combating Int'l Cybercri R        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 435 W01 00222 Jurisprudence Sem - Writ                                                
LAW 435 001 00085 Jurisprudence Seminar    M        0400PM 0550PM LUND, N R               
LAW 438 W01 00206 Pat Lit & Disp Res-Wrt                                                  
LAW 438 001 00045 Pat Lit & Disp Res Sem   T        0800PM 0950PM ROMARY, J               
LAW 454 W01 00197 Bankruptcy Reorg Sem-Wrt                                                
LAW 454 001 00119 Bankruptcy Reorg Seminar T        0800PM 0950PM YOUNG, C B              
LAW 455 W01 00209 Welfare Law Sem-Writing                                                 
LAW 455 001 00062 Welfare Law & Policy Sem M        0800PM 0950PM CHASSMAN, D A           
LAW 456 W01 00217 Bldg Exch Instit-Wrt                                                    
LAW 456 001 00070 Bldg Exchange Instit &   MW       0330PM 0445PM                         
LAW 457 W01 00229 Legal Hist Sem-Writing                                                  
LAW 457 001 00092 Legal History Seminar    T        0400PM 0550PM LIGGIO,                 
LAW 460 W01 00213 Adv Const Lw-14th Am-Wrt                                                
LAW 460 001 00011 Adv Const Lw Sem:14th Am T        0400PM 0550PM BERKOWITZ, P            
LAW 460 W02 00194 Adv Const Lw-14th Am-Wrt                                                
LAW 460 002 00066 Adv Const Lw Sem:14th Am T        0800PM 0950PM BERKOWITZ, P            
LAW 464 W01 00233 Small Bus Planning - Wrt                                                
LAW 464 001 00102 Small Bus Planning  Sem  W        0200PM 0350PM WARD, R E               
LAW 472 W01 00225 Lw & Soc Science Sem-Wrt                                                
LAW 472 001 00089 Law & Social Science Sem W        0200PM 0350PM GOULD, J B              
LAW 476 W01 00223 Law & Behav Sci Sem-Wrt                                                 
LAW 476 001 00142 Law & Behav Econ Seminar                                                
LAW 480 W01 00215 Antitrust Policy Sem-Wrt                                                
LAW 480 001 00068 Antitrust Policy Sem     T        0400PM 0550PM LIEBELER, L             
LAW 482 W01 00224 Law & Econ Sem-Writing                                                  
LAW 482 001 00087 Law & Economics Seminar  TR       1000AM 1115AM TULLOCK, G              
LAW 488 W01 00218 Digital Rev Sem-Writing                                                 
LAW 488 001 00140 Digital Revolution Sem                                                  
LAW 496 W01 00207 Tech Terr/Natl Sec-Writ                                                 
LAW 496 001 00055 Tech Terrorism & Nat'l   T        0600PM 0750PM                         
LAW 500 W01 00210 Writing Fellows - Wrt                                                   
LAW 500 W02 00211 Writing Fellows - Wrt                                                   
LAW 500 001 00125 Writing Fellows Seminar                                                 
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Initial Class Assignments and Course Book Information Spring 2003

Courses are sorted by the last name of the respective faculty member.
Select the name of the instructor below.

Note: All information is provided by faculty on a voluntary basis. If your assignment is not listed, you are still responsible for checking the assignment bulletin boards in the Law School for your initial class assignment.

BooksCourse Book information is provided for Spring 2003 on a trial basis. Books can be purchased at the GMU Bookstore located in the original brick building in Arlington.

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You will need the Adobe Acrobat reader in order to view many documents provided below. Many faculty members use TWEN (The Westlaw Education Network) for their courses, and additional assignment information is often found on TWEN course pages.


Regulated Industries (Law 315)

BooksRegulation and Deregulation. By Harrison, Morgan, and Verkuil. 1997 ed. West Group.

Syllabus and Course Information PDF Document


Administrative Law (Law 116)

BooksFederal Administrative Law. By Lawson. 2nd ed. West Group.
Also: Supplemental Materials (see syllabus)

Course Syllabus PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Contracts II (Law 103)

Initial Assignments PDF Document

Brancato and Hill

International Law (Law 248)

BooksInternational Legal System. By Blakesley. Foundation Press.
International Legal System: Documentary Supplement. Foundation Press.

Course Syllabus PDF Document


Civil Rights Under § 1983 (Law 376)

BooksSection 1983 Litigation (in a nutshell). By Collins. 2d ed. West Group, 2002. ISBN 0-314-25709-8.

Course SyllabusPDF Document


Commercial Paper (Law 176)

Course Information and Initial Class Assignment PDF Document

Course Syllabus and Course Policy StatementPDF Document

Notice Regarding Supplemental Materials PDF Document

Byrne Checking Checks Summary PDF Document


Welfare Law and Policy (Law 455)

Course Syllabus PDF Document

There is no class reading assignment for Monday Jan. 6.
The Syllabus and Reading List are contained in the packet of reading materials available for sale at the copy center.

Christman and Dilling

Commercial Real Estate Financing (Law 295)

BooksModern Real Estate Finance and Land Transfer. by Madison, Zinman & Bender. 2nd ed. Aspen Publishing.

First Assignment:
In the casebook, read p. 3-17 and the Master Hypothetical on p. 123-124.


Perspectives on the Individual, Family, and Social Institutions (Law 429)

Course Syllabus PDF Document


Virginia Remedies (Law 333)

BooksCostello, Virginia Remedies, 2003, available at Copy Center.

Initial Assignment:
Read Intro materials and Chapter 1 for first meeting; about 25 pages per meeting thereafter.


Virginia Remedies (Law 333)

BooksCostello, Virginia Remedies, 2003, available at Copy Center

Initial Assignment:
Read Intro materials and Chapter 1 for first meeting; about 25 pages per meeting thereafter.


Antitrust (Law 156)

BooksFederal Antitrust Law: Cases and Materials. By Gifford and Raskind. Anderson Publishing. ISBN 1583607897.

Initial Assignment:
Read Ch. 1, pp 1-40, in Gifford, Federal Antitrust Law, in preparation for the first class.

Course Syllabus PDF Document (updated 1/6/2003)


Discrimination in Employment (Law 211)

BooksEmployment Discrimination Law: Cases and Materials. By Smith, Craver & Clark. 5th ed. Matthew Bender. ISBN: 0820543624.
Employment Discrimination Law: Cases and Materials. 2002 Supplement. Matthew Bender. ISBN: 0820556777.
Employment Discrimination Law: Selected Statutes and Regulations. By Smith, Craver & Clark. 2000 ed. ISBN: 0820543616.

Assignment and Course Information


Negotiation (Law 303)

BooksNegotiation Theory and Strategy. By Korobkin. Aspen Law Publishing.

First Assignment:
For class on January 8th, read chapter 1 of the text book.


Property II -- Land Use Planning (Law 258)

BooksLand Use Controls: Cases and Materials. By Ellickson & Been. 2nd ed. 2000 Aspen Law & Business.

Course Information on Prof. Eagle's Website


Labor Law (Law 256)

BooksLabor Law. By Cox, Bok, Gorman and Finkin. 13th ed. 2001. Foundation Press. with: accompanying Statutory Supplement.

Course Description and Materials PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Professional Responsibility (Law 298)

BooksThe Law And Ethics Of Lawyering. 3d ed., edited by Hazard, Koniak and Cramton. Foundation Press.

Initial Assignment:
In the Casebook: Read pages 1-20, review p. 156 (elements for the tort of legal malpractice), and come to class prepared to analyze Spaulding v. Zimmerman.

Securities Law and Regulation (Law 317) - day & evening sections

BooksSecurities Regulation: Cases and Materials. 3d ed. By Cox, Hillman and Langevoort. Aspen Publishers.

Initial Assignment:
In the Casebook: Read pages 1-28.


Readings in Legal Thought (Law 424)

Course Description and Materials PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Law & Social Science Seminar (Law 472)

Books Social Science in Law: Cases and Materials. By Monahan and Walker. 5th ed.

First Assignment:
For the first class (Wednesday, January 8th) read Chapter 1.


Torts II (Law 111)

Initial Assignments:
Tuesday, Jan. 7: Chapter 5 through page 421; and Thursday, January 9: Chapter 5 through page 438. Chapter 5 is available in the Copy Center.

Course Materials on TWEN


Civil Procedure (Law 112)

BooksCivil Procedure. By Field, Kaplan & Clermont. Foundation Press, 7th ed. 1997.
Civil Procedure: Examples and Explanations. By Glannon. Aspen Publishing. 4th ed. 2001.
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. West Group 2002-03 educational edition.
Supplementary materials to be posted on Prof. Green's website.

Course Information on Prof. Green's website


Food & Drug Regulation (Law 310)

Course Materials on TWEN


Economic Foundations of Legal Studies II (Law 123)

Course Information on Prof. Ippolito's Website

BooksEconomics for Lawyers, Vol. II By Ippolito. (online)

Statistics for Lawyers (Law 364)

Course Information on Prof. Ippolito's Website

BooksIntroduction to the Practice of Statistics. By Moore & McCabe. W.H.Freeman & Co.


Law of Investment Management (Law 275)

Course Materials on TWEN

Kiefer and McGovern

Combating International Cybercrime Seminar (Law 432)

BooksCybercrime: The Investigation, Prosecution and Defense of a Computer-Related Crime. By Clifford, ed. 2001 ISBN: 0-89089-723-9.
Secrets & Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World. By Schneier. Wiley 2000. ISBN: ISBN 0-471-25311-1.

Course Description PDF Document

Course Syllabus PDF Document (Updated 12/23/2002)


Evidence (Law 222)

First Assignment:
January 6th Read: Evidence Law, pages 1-52; Courtroom Evidence, pages 50-60.

Course Materials on TWEN


Legal & Economic Theory of Intellectual Property (Law 261)

Course Materials on TWEN

Quantitative Forensics (Law 301)

Course Materials on TWEN


Environmental Law (Law 218)

BooksCases and Materials on Environmental Law. By Findley & Farber. West Group. 1999.
Environmental Law: Statutory Supplement and Internet Guide 2002. By Percival. Aspen Publishing. 2002.

Initial Assignment and Course Info

Course Information on Prof. Kochan's Website

Course Materials on TWEN


Civil Procedure (Law 112)

Initial Assignment and Course Information PDF Document


Secured Finance (Law 322)

BooksSecurity Interests in Personal Property: Cases, Problems, and Materials. By Picker, Baird and Johnson. 3rd ed. 2002. West Group.
Selected Commercial Statutes 2002. West Group.

First Assignment:
Pages 1-22 of Security Interests in Personal Property.


Products Liability (Law 296)

Course Syllabus

Course Materials on TWEN

Professional Responsibility (Law 298)

Course Syllabus

Course Materials on TWEN (Listed as "Legal Ethics")

Torts II (Law 111)

Course Materials on TWEN
First assignment: pp. 530-545 of the Epstein casebook.


Conflict of Laws (Law 186)

BooksConflict of Laws. By Currie, Kay and Kramer. 6th ed. West.

First Week Assignment:
For the first class, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, please pick up two short pieces in the "Professors' Handouts" rack located outside the faculty offices on the fourth floor. (If you have difficulty finding them, ask Jennifer Cosman, who sits outside the faculty offices.) The first is Scott v. Emerson, 15 Mo. 577 (1852) and the second is Devon Spurgeon, Double Bind: Woman In Missouri Is a Man In Kansas, and Why, Wall Street Journal, July 7, 2000. Also read pages 2-6 in the casebook, Currie, Kay and Kramer, Conflict of Laws (West Publishing, 6th ed.).

For the second class, Thursday, January 9, the assignment is pages 6-30 in the casebook.


Legal History Seminar (Law 457)

Course Syllabus PDF Document


Trademark Law (Law 327)

Course Materials on TWEN


Jurisprudence (Law 435)

BooksThe Discourses and other early political writings. By Rousseau, ed. Victor Gourevitch (Cambridge Univ. Press, 1997).
Political Writings, Containing the Social Contract, Considerations on the Government of Poland, and Constitutional Project for Corsica. By Rousseau, ed. Frederick Watkins, trans. Patrick Riley (Univ. of Wisconsin, 1986).
Politics and the Arts: Letter to M. D’Alembert on the Theatre. By Rousseau, trans. Allan Bloom (Cornell Univ. Press, 1968)

Course Information and Initial Assignments PDF Document

Legislation (Law 266)

BooksCases and Materials on Legislation: Statutes and the Creation of Public Policy. By Eskridge Frickey and Garrett. 3rd ed. West Group. ISBN: 031423330X.

Syllabus PDF Document (updated 2/21/2003)


Negotiating with the Regulatory State (Law 281)

Course Description:
This course introduces one to the practical world of notice and comment rulemaking, otherwise know as "informal rulemaking", under the Administrative Procedure Act. It will reveal who the key players are in this process, both inside and outside of government, and explore why some are routinely successful and others far less so. Course participants will have ample opportunity to "play" in live, on-going rulemakings, collaborate with their course colleagues on comments for the rulemaking docket and ultimately be judged/graded on the quality of their oral as well as written presentations. This is a writing course.


Unincorporated Businesses (Law 339)

BooksUnincorporated Business Entities. By Ribstein. 2nd ed. Anderson Pub. Co . 2000

Note: December 2002 Supplement available online. in Microsoft Word format from the author.

Course Description and Materials PDF Document


Virginia Evidence (Law 336)

BooksLaw of Evidence in Virginia. By Friend.

First Assignment:
Chapter 1 of Law of Evidence in Virginia.


International Trade (Law 253)

Legal Problems of International Economic Relations: Cases, Materials, and Text. By Jackson, Davey and Sykes. 4th edition.

Course Syllabus PDF Document


Patent Interference Law and Practice (Law 291)

First Assignment PDF Document


Criminal Law (Law 106)

Criminal Law. By Dressler. 2nd Ed. West Group

Course Syllabus on Prof. O'Neill's website


Criminal Law (Law 106)

BooksCriminal Law and its Processes. By Kadish & Shulhofer. 7th ed. 2001. Aspen Publishing. ISBN: 0-7355-1990-0.
Note: Additional course materials will be listed on TWEN.

Course Materials PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Torts II (Law 111)

BooksCases and Materials on Torts, 7th ed. By Richard Epstein (note: This is the same text used during Fall semester)

Assignments will cover Chapters 7,8,9 and 13 (in that order).


Trial Level Writing (Law 097): Sections 001, 002, 003 & 004

Note: For first year students only.

BooksNote: This course uses the same book that students used in Introduction to LRWA (LRWA I) during the fall 2002.
Plain English for Lawyers. By Wydick. 4th ed.
Legal Reasoning & Legal Writing. By Neumann.
Bluebook: Uniform System of Citation. 17th ed. Harvard Law Review.
Interactive Citation Workbook for the Bluebook
. By McGaugh. 3rd ed. 2002
Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies. By Sloan. ISBN: 0735511985

First Assignment:
For the first class, students should read Chapters 8 and 18 in the Neumann text.
Students should look for Writing Fellow assignments and break out session room numbers on TWEN, Trial Level Writing for First Year Students, during the first week of class.

Course Materials on TWEN

Trial Level Writing (Law 097): Sections 005, 006, & 007

Note: For second year students only.

BooksPretrial. By Mauet. 5th ed. Aspen Publishers. ISBN 0735527113.

First Assignment:
For the first class, students should read Chapters 1, 2 and 4 in the Mauet text.
Students should look for the Adjunct assignment and room number on TWEN, Trial Level Writing for Second Year Students, during the first week of class.

Course Materials on TWEN


Advanced Constitutional Law: First Amendment (Law 155)

Course Description:
The course covers the freedom of speech and of the press from the Sedition Act of 1798 through many current controversies, including Internet and cable TV indecency regulations, and the right of free speech in wartime. Among the topics analyzed will be the clear and present danger doctrine, prior restraint, mass picketing, fighting words, public forum, privacy of electronic communications, regulation of commercial speech, obscenity, content regulation, government subsidy of speech, regulation of campaign financing, freedom of association, and application of first amendment principles to developing communications technology.

BooksThe First Amendment. By Shiffrin & Choper. 3rd ed. 2001. West Group.
The First Amendment: 2002 Supplement. West Group.

Course Syllabus PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Trial Advocacy (Law 329)

Initial Assignment:
Prior to January 6, 2003 From Trial Techniques (Mauet) read Chapters 11, 1 and 12
Class 1: January 6, 2003
Introduction to class Discussion: Trial notebooks, Trial tactics, Hearsay, FRE/ Objections, Stipulations, judicial notice, Use of theme and jury selection


Professional Responsibility (Law 298)

BooksProfessional Responsibility: Problems & Materials. By Morgan and Rotunda. 7th ed. Foundation Press. 1-56662-827-X.
2003 Selected Standards On Professional Responsibility. By Morgan and Rotunda. 2003. Foundation Press.

Course Syllabus March 20 - April 17 PDF Document

Course Syllabus through March 13 PDF Document


Segal and Toker

Corporate Acquisitions (Law 194)

BooksMergers and Acquisitions: Cases and Materails. By Carney. 2000. Foundation Press.
Carney's 2002 Case Supplement to Mergers and Acquisitions: Cases and Materials. By Carney. 2002. Foundation Press.

Course Syllabus and Assignments PDF Document


National Security Law Seminar (Law 406)

Course MaterialsNational Security Law. By Dycus, Berney, Banks and Raven-Hansen. Aspen Publishers Inc., 3rd ed. 2002.

Course Description PDF Document

Course Syllabus PDF Document

Smith and Wilson

Building Exchange Institutions & Law (Law 456)

BooksOrder Without Law. By Ellickson.
Law, Legislation, and Liberty : Vol. 1 Rules and Order. By Hayek. 1986


Advanced Communication Law Seminar (Law 408)

Course Description and Info PDF Document

Syllabus PDF Document

Readling List PDF Document

Paper Topics PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN


Advanced Constitutional Law Seminar - Takings (Law 409)

BooksRegulatory Takings. By Eagle. 2nd ed. Lexis Law Publishing.

First Assignment:
Read pp. 2-12, 34-38, 77- 84, 167-70.

Legislation (Law 266)

Coursebook Legislation. By Eskridge, Frickey & Garrett. 3rd ed. West Pub.

First Assignment:
Read pp. 24-38, 65-81.


Constitutional Law II (Law 158)

CoursebookConstitutional Law, 4th ed. By Stone, Seidman, Sunstein, Tushnet. Aspen Publishing. ISBN: 073552016X.
Constitutional Law. Supplement (if available). By Stone, Sunstein, Tushnet. Aspen Publishing.

Course SyllabusPDF Document

Public Choice & Public Law (Law 366)

CoursebookPublic Choice and Public Law: Readings and Commentary. By Stearns. Anderson Publishing. ISBN 0870848062.

Course SyllabusPDF Document


Advanced Trial Advocacy (Law 331)

First Assignment:
Read pp. 499-539 in Trial Techniques, by Mauet. Bring a blank VHS tape to be used throughout the semester. Finally, except for the 1st class, you must wear courtroom attire.


Law and Economics Seminar (Law 482)

Course Information PDF Document


Aviation Law (Law 151)

Course Information PDF Document

Course Materials on TWEN

Warren and Wolff

Administrative Law (Law 116)

Course Materials on TWEN


State and Local Taxation (Law 359)

BooksState and Local Taxation. By Pomp and Oldman. 1998.

Syllabus PDF Document


Patent Law II (Law 292)

Principles of Patent Law, Cases and Materials. By Chisum et al. Foundation Press, 2nd Ed.
Case and Document Supplement (2002) to Chisum et al.

Informational Announcement PDF Document

Class Information PDF Document

Syllabus PDF Document


Estate Planning (Law 220)

BooksEstate Planning and Wealth Preservation. By Henkel. Warren, Gorham & LaMont 1998. ISBN 0-7913-3551-8 with 2002 supplement ISBN 0-7913-4651-X.
Estate Planning and Wealth Preservation Study Problems. By Henkel. Warren, Gorham & LaMont 1998. ISBN 0-7913-3427-9.
Federal Estate and Gift Tax Code and Regulations (Including Related Income Tax Provisions) As of May 1, 2002. Commerce Clearing House (CCH).

Course Materials on TWEN

Trusts & Estates (Law 330)

Course BooksWills, Trusts, and Estates. By Dukeminier and Johanson. 6th ed. Aspen 2000) - ISBN 0-7355-0636-1.
Vol. 9A of the Va. Code Ann. Lexis Publishing 2002.

Course Materials on TWEN


Homeland Security Seminar (Law 426)

Course Description:
The seminar will explore legal aspects of the new American strategy to prosecute the domestic war on terrorism, as well as related policies and politics. Defining terrorism and efforts to deal with it before the attacks of September 11 set the context. Executive actions include military tribunals, the national strategies on security and the draft strategy to secure cyberspace. Legislation includes the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and the USA PATRIOT Act. Cases include constitutional and statutory issues involving enemy combatants, electronic surveillance, material witnesses, immigrants, sleeper cells and nonprofit organizations. The Congressional resolution authorizing use of military force against Iraq and U.N. Security Council Resolution 1441 will be touched on. Guests have included the former Director of Central Intelligence and the Arlington Chief of Police.

Course Materials on TWEN

Zywicki and McCabe

Contracts II (Law 103)

First Assignment:
Your course materials will be the same as last semester. We will pick up right where you left off last semester and move forward. Read pages 603-625 for the first day of class and 625-648 for Wednesday.

Law and Behavioral Economics (Law 476)

Initial Assignment PDF Document


BooksNote: The law school attempts to provide accurate details about course books, but there are no guarantees that information is 100% comprehensive. If anything is missing, we don't have complete information. To be certain which materials are required for any course, we suggest that you visit the bookstore on the Arlington Campus.

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