L8082 S. American Jurisprudence: Judicial Interpretation and The Role of Courts

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None

Instructor Co-requisites
None

Recommended Courses
Constitutional Law

Other Limitations
None

Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in Theories of Constitutional and statutory interpretation.
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in doctrinal analysis, including close reading of cases and precedents, and application to facts
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in statutory and regulatory analysis, including close reading of statutes and regulations, and application to facts
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in ethical and professional issues related to the role of courts in a constiutional system
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in judicial, legislative and/or administrative processes
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in jurisprudential considerations in legal analysis
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in the historical development of law and legal institutions

General Information

Type: Seminar
Level: Upperclass
Areas of Study: Constitutional Law
Additional Attributes: LLM NY Bar Exam Qualifier

Other Sections

Section 001, Fall 2019
T 6:20-8:10 pm
Richard Sullivan