Agency and Partnership

Course Catalog Number: 
5206
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course

This course introduces principles of agency law and surveys fundamental aspects of partnership-based entities (i.e., general partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships). Covered agency topics include actual authority, apparent authority, fiduciary duties, respondeat superior, and subagency. Covered partnership-based entity topics include formation, fiduciary duties, liability schemes, management, and dissolution.