Corporate Finance

Law 236






This course examines key legal aspects of corporate financing decisions. It analyzes various types of financial instruments (including common and preferred stock, corporate debt, and other financial instruments) which a modern corporation might use to raise capital or otherwise finance its business activities, and the rights and claims of various stakeholders in a corporation. As part of the foregoing discussion, the course will briefly cover basic principles of accounting and valuation.

Strongly recommended: Business Associations.

This course may be taken concurrently with Corporate Finance.

G. Polsky

UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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