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Course Description

Introduction to the U.S. Legal System - LAW810
3 Credits

This seminar explores the sources of law (with special attention to interpretation of case law and statutes), the history and current role of legal institutions, and the constitutional framework of the U.S. legal system. The course concludes with an overview of the jurisdiction and procedure of U.S. civil courts. (LL.M. only.)