This course will focus on issues arising in the purchase, sale, lease and financing of both large commercial and corporate aircraft. Attention will be given to how aviation lawyers structure, negotiate and document aircraft related transactions, taking into account relevant commercial, security, tax, bankruptcy, regulatory and related issues in the context of both domestic and international transactions.
Sequence and Prerequisites: No prerequisites, although background in commercial law and/or secured transactions is recommended.
Evaluation: The course will involve a combination of lecture and student participation by way of discussion and practical exercise. Grades in the course will be based on class participation and performance on a written documentation exercise at the end of the course.