825.01 Practice and Strategic Development of International Transactions: Investment in Latin America

This course explores the fundamental issues, strategic considerations, and principles inherent in transnational business transactions in Latin America and the role of the international attorney in structuring and implementing such transactions. Class time is devoted to a case study of a merger and acquisition transaction involving the purchase of a Brazilian entity by a US multinational corporation. The process of constructing an "international deal" is analyzed step by step, exploring all phases of the venture. Focus is given to recognizing and anticipating potential areas of conflict and evaluating the appropriate and legally viable measures available to address these issues.

Winter 2019

Course NumberCourse CreditsEvaluation MethodInstructorMeeting Day/TimesRoom
825.01Stuart Berkson, Jose Meirelles
Sun 2:00-5:00 PM, M-W 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
3037
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