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Business Law Requirements & Curriculum

The Pacific McGeorge Business Law Concentration requires completion of the following courses. The Registrar's Office must be informed of your intention to pursue the Business Law Concentration.  

To satisfy the requirements of the Business Law Concentration, students must complete two courses from the list of core courses, three courses from the list of elective courses, and one course from the list of experiential learning courses. If more than two courses from the list of core courses are completed, the additional course(s) can apply towards the satisfaction of the elective course requirement. With the approval of the Director of the Business Law Concentration, courses not on the electives list or the experiential learning list may be substituted, if the course is two units or more.

Requirements

  • Two of the listed core courses
  • Three courses from the electives list
  • A total of five courses with 12 to 15 units

Core Courses (complete two)

CourseUnits
Accounting for Lawyers 2
Bankruptcy 3
Commercial Law 3
Employment Law 3
Federal Income Taxation 3
International Business Transactions 3
Securities Regulation 3
Survey of Intellectual Property 3
Taxation of Corporations & Shareholders 3
Taxation of Partnerships and S Corporations 3

 

Elective Courses (complete three)

CourseUnits
Antitrust Law 3
Banking Law 3
Business Planning 3
Business Transactions: Art of the Deal 2
Eminent Domain  
Environmental Law 3
Estate & Gift Tax/Estate Planning 3
European Union Law 3
International Banking 2
International Trade — Public Aspects 3
Insurance Law 3
Land Finance Law 2
Land Use Planning 2
Natural Resources Law 3
Taxation of Real Estate Transactions 3
U.S. Taxation of International Transactions 3

Note: If more than two courses from the list of core courses are completed, the additional course(s) will apply towards the satisfaction of the elective course requirement. With the approval of the Director of the Business Law Concentration, a tax or business course of at least two units, not included on the electives list, may be substituted.

Questions?

Contact Christine Manolakas, Director of the Business Law Concentration
Email | 916.739.7110