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Winter 2011 Footnotes

As of 8/27/2016 5:44:50 AM

(Pre-requisites and co-requisites are included when applicable.)

4.This section of the course/seminar/clinic fulfills the law upper-level writing requirement (LUWR) for JD students and the research requirement for LLM students. EXCEPTION—when the course/seminar is elected by Fall Starters as the first-year elective.

19.To choose the “paper option” students must complete TWO steps: (1) Make arrangements with the professor to write a paper instead of taking the final exam. (2) Request enrollment in the paper option section of the course by sending an e-mail to and make “Paper Option” the subject line. This request must be made no later than the last day of classes for the term in which you are enrolled for the class unless an earlier deadline has been established by the professor. The e-mail should contain the following information:
  • Your FULL name (no nicknames)
  • Your EMPLID number (listed on your U of M ID card)
  • Professor’s FULL name (remember, we have many professors with the same last name and even the same first initial)
  • 3-digit course number
  • Course title
  • 5-digit class number of the section to drop (the section in which you are enrolled)
  • 5-digit class number of the section to add (the section displaying footnote #4)
  • Term in which you are making the section change

20.Both sections of this course meet simultaneously in the same classroom.

35.Winter Term--First-year students (Fall Starters) cannot elect this course/seminar as the first-year elective.