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USC Gould School of Law

Contract Drafting and Negotiation     LAW-709

Through analysis of a variety of common types of contract students will learn basic substantive law, gain an understanding of common contract provisions, and acquire a basic grounding in negotiation skills. Topics to be covered include the anatomy of a contract, negotiation strategies, contract drafting basics and styles. This course will provide students with the basic skills and tools necessary to begin a career as a transactional attorney in a law firm or in-house legal department.

Units 2, 3, 4
Grading Options Varies with Professor
Exam Type Take-home Exam
Writing Requirement No
Skills/Experiential Requirement Yes
Enrollment Limit Varies, 20-24 students

Grading Options: vary with the professor

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