Intro to US Legal Studies
This two-week course will familiarize international LL.M. students with U.S. legal concepts, with an emphasis on how they pertain to animal law issues. Topics to be covered include: the U.S. legal and governmental system; U.S. administrative law; constitutional law; animal law; and workshops on legal research and writing, study techniques, and exam taking. Students will be evaluated based upon short exercises and a final exam.