Spring 2009 Section 001
Law 266: Legislation and Statutory Interpretation

Schedule: Day Class
Instructor(s):
Rao, Neomi
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 16682
Day(s): Tuesday
Location: Hazel Hall 224
Time: 2:00pm-3:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Online: Online access through TWEN
Notes:
Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents:
Exam Date/Time: 05-05-2009 12:00 noon
Prerequisites: None
General Description: An introduction for lawyers to public choice and competing theories of legislative behavior. This course begins with an examination of the process by which statutes are generated and the application of economic analysis to that process. The remainder of the course considers the implications of this analysis for a variety of legal issues arising in the interpretation and implementation of statutes, especially the principles and techniques of statutory construction.