COMPARATIVE LAW
(LAWG-4014) - 3 UNITS

This survey course focuses on the Civil Law tradition from Roman Law to the modern codes. It is an introduction to other major legal systems in the world, with emphasis on the premise that comparison may improve law in the United States. Selected problems in the areas of contracts and torts are discussed using for purposes of comparison, legal materials from France, Germany, England, and Latin America.

Prerequisites:
None