Academics / Curriculum print Curriculum CourseDescriptions Coursesby Area ClinicalOfferings First-YearProgram UpperclassCurriculum JD DegreeRequirements View All A-C D-F G-I J-L M-O P-R S-U V-X A Accounting for Lawyers Administrative Law Advanced Civil Litigation Advanced Corporate and Securities Law: Business Combinations Advanced Federal Courts Colloquium Advanced Legal Research Advanced Legal Research: Intellectual Property Advanced Legal Research: New York Civil Litigation Advanced Legal Research: Securities Law Advanced Professional Skills Development Advanced Topics in Commercial Law Seminar African Law Agency, Partnership - LLC Alternative Dispute Resolution American Assoc of Justice Trial Advocacy Preparation American Legal History Animal Law Antitrust and Health Care Antitrust Law Appellate Advocacy Art Law Seminar: Advanced Problems B Banking Regulation Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Advanced Topics Seminar Bioethics and Public Policy Brooklyn Journal of International Law Business Boot Camp Business Reorganizations C Campaign Finance Law Campaign Finance Law Seminar Children and the Law Children and the Law Practicum Chinese Language & Law Civil Externship Seminar - Arts and Entertainment Civil Externship Seminar - Corporate Counsel Civil Externship Seminar - Government Counsel Civil Externship Seminar - Litigation Skills Civil Externship Seminar - Securities Marketing Regulation Civil Externship Seminar - Solo Small Firm Practice Civil Externship Seminar - Transactional Practice Civil Practice Externship Fieldwork Civil Practice Workshop Civil Procedure Climate Change, Economic Development and Human Rights Clinic - Advanced Brooklyn Law Incubator & Policy (BLIP) Clinic - Advanced Corporate Real Estate Clinic - BLS/EXI Innocence Clinic - Brooklyn Law Incubator & Policy Clinic - Children's Law Center Clinic - Clemency and Pardon Project Clinic - Community Development Clinic - Corporate and Real Estate Clinic - Crim-Imm Seminar Clinic - Crim-Imm: Padilla Practice at The Public Defenders Office Clinic - Disability and Civil Rights Clinic - Economic Justice: NYLAG Public Benefits Clinic - Employment Law Clinic - Federal Civil Litigation NYC Law Department Clinic - Federal Civil Litigation USAO EDNY Division Immigration Unit Clinic - Federal Prosecutor Clinic - Health Law Externship Clinic - Health Law Practicum Clinic - Helping Elders Through Litigation and Policy Help Clinic - Housing Rights Clinic - LGBT Advocacy Clinic - Mediation Clinic - Military Legal Practice Clinic - Municipal Litigation: NYC Law Department Clinic - New York Civil Court Consumer Law Externship Clinic - Pro Bono Scholars Program Clinic - Prosecutors: Brooklyn District Attorney Clinic - Public Interest/Public Service Fellowship Clinic - Real Estate and Community Development Externship Clinic - Real Estate/Community Development Practicum Clinic - Safe Harbor Clinic - Veteran's Rights Clinic - Youth Reentry and Legal Services Collective Bargaining Workshop Commercial Arbitration Commercial Leasing Commercial Mediation and Arbitration Communication and Drafting Skills for Ll.M. Students Comparative Contract Law Seminar Comparative Law Complex Civil Litigation Complex Securities Litigation Conflict of Laws Constitution, Civil Rights and Immigrants Constitutional Interpretation and Individual Rights Constitutional Law Construction Law Consumer Protection Law Contracts Copyright Law Corporate and White Collar Crime Seminar Corporate Finance Corporate Law: Mergers and Acquisitions/ Corporate Governance Corporate Taxation Corporations Criminal Externship Seminar - Advanced Criminal Practice Criminal Justice?: Netflix's Making a Murderer Criminal Law Criminal Law, Procedure, Evidence and Film Lore Workshop Criminal Practice Externship Fieldwork Criminal Practice Externship Seminar - Learning From Practice Criminal Procedure: Adjudication Criminal Procedure: Investigations Cybercrime Cybersecurity Law, Policy and Practice D Debtors' and Creditors' Rights Derivatives Law and Regulation Discovery Workshop Divorce Mediation Workshop Domestic Violence and the Law E Elder Law Election Law: the Law of Democracy Electronic Discovery Law and Process Workshop Employment Discrimination Employment Law Energy, Policy and Sustainability Entertainment Industry Legal Practice Entertainment Law Entertainment Law Workshop Environmental Justice Law Seminar Environmental Law European Law for the American Lawyer European Union Law Evidence Evidence Workshop Evidence Workshop: the Law of Privilege Externship Seminar - Learning From Practice Externship Seminar - Tech Tools For Law Practice F Family Law Fashion Law: a Practice-Oriented Seminar Federal Civil Litigation, Public Law and Justice Seminar Federal Courts and the Federal System Federal Criminal Investigation Federal Estate and Gift Tax Federal Income Taxation Federal Tax Practices and Procedures Financial Modeling First Amendment Law First Amendment Seminar Food and Drug Law Food Law Forced Migration: the Law of Refugees, Asylum Seekers, and Internally Displaced People Forensic Science and the Law F French Language and Law Fundamentals of American Law for Foreign-Trained Lawyers Fundamentals of Law Practice 1: Objective Legal Analysis Fundamentals of Law Practice 2: Advocacy Fundamentals of Legal Drafting Fundamentals of Legal Drafting: Transactions G Government Advocacy Seminar H Health Law Human Rights and Intellectual Property Seminar I Immigration and Nationality Law Immigration and Work Immigration and Work Practicum Immigration Workshop: Deportation Defense Insurance Law Intensive Commercial Real Estate Workshop Intensive Communication Skills for Lawyers Intensive Negotiation Workshop Intensive Trial Advocacy International and Foreign Law Research International Bankruptcy International Business Transactions International Commercial Arbitration International Commercial Arbitration Seminar: VIS International Human Rights International Intellectual Property International Law International Litigation International Sales Seminar International Securities Regulatory Law Seminar International Taxation International Trade Law International Trade/ Customs Law Internet Law Interviewing and Counseling Introduction to Compliance and Risk Management in Financial Institutions Introduction to Intellectual Property Introduction to International Refugee Law Introduction to Public Interest Lawyering Introduction to Russian Law Investment Management Regulation J Journal of Law and Policy Judicial Externship Fieldwork Judicial Externship Seminar Jurisprudence L Labor Arbitration Labor Law Labor Law: Advanced Problems Land Use Controls Landlord-Tenant Litigation Seminar Law and Economics Law and Literature Seminar Law and Police Policy Seminar Law and the Brain Seminar Law and the Human Body Seminar Law of Class Actions and Other Aggregate Litigation Seminar Law of Condos, Co-Ops and Homeowners Associations Law of Entrepreneurship Law of Non-Profit Organizations Law of War Seminar Law, Language, and Cognition Seminar Legal Issues Affecting Sustainable Buildings Legal Malpractice Seminiar Legal Profession Legal Writing and Research for LL.M. Students Legislation and Statutory Interpretation Legislation and the Regulatory State Legislative Process Seminar Litigating a Patent Case Litigating an Employment Case Litigating an IP Case M Media Law and Policy Seminar Mediation Intensive Workshop Medical Malpractice Mental Health Law N National Security Law Negotiation Seminar New York City Zoning and Land Use Seminar New York Civil Practice New York Criminal Procedure Workshop O Organizational Approaches to Political Advocacy: the Legal and Regulatory Debate P Partnership Taxation Patent Law Patent Prosecution Payment Systems Pension Rights and Executive Compensation Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Seminar Perspectives in Legal Analysis I Perspectives in Legal Analysis II Practice-Ready Legal Research Privacy and the Workplace Privacy Law in a Digital World Problem Solving Justice Products Liability Professional Responsibility Professional Responsibility in Different Practice Settings Property Property Law Colloquium Public Health Law and Policy Public Interest Lawyering: Theory and Practice R Race and the Law Race, Gender, and Crime Seminar Real Estate Development Real Estate Finance Real Estate Megaprojects: Private/Public Partnerships Real Estate Practice Real Estate Practice Workshop: Getting the Deal Done Real Estate Transactions: Advanced Issues and Practical Skills Workshop Remedies Representing Hospitals S Sales and e-Commerce Sales and International Sales Secured Transactions Securities Fraud: Criminal and Regulatory Enforcement Securities Regulation Sexuality and the Law Social Enterprise Seminar Spanish for Lawyers Special Education Law Seminar Sports Law State and Local Government Strategic Applications of Federal Jurisdiction Seminar T Tax Policy Taxation of Real Estate Transactions Telecommunications Law Terrorism and Civil Liberties Seminar The Role, Practice and Perspective of The General Counsel Torts Trade Secrets Law and Practice Trademark and Unfair Competition Transactional Skills for Startups Doing the Deal Transportation and Maritime Law Trial Advocacy Trusts and Estates U Unicorporated Business Organizations W When Justice Fails Seminar Women and the Law Workers' Compensation Law Wrongful Convictions Seminar Experience Prof. Steven Dean's Tax Policy class. 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