Internal Competition for the 5th Annual Transactional LawMeet®

The tentative schedule for BU Law’s “internal” competition this fall (2013) to select a BU Law team to attend the New England Regional Transactional Law Meet on February 28, 2014 is set forth below:

September 10: Informational meeting, Room 1434, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

September 10-19: Student/teams sign-up

September 20: Participants/teams finalized

Week of September 23: “Case” materials distributed

October 4: Meeting of all Buyer Teams (11:45-1:00 p.m.) and meeting of all Seller Teams (1:30-2:15 p.m.), with Michael Frankel, Room 1470B

October 18: Client meetings/interviews for Seller Teams (Noon – 5:00 p.m.), 10th Floor Conference Room

October 18 (Afternoon): Client meetings/interviews for Buyer Teams by Conference Call

October 25: Drafting team delivers draft markup to responding team

November 1: Responding team delivers proposed revisions to drafting team

November 8: Live negotiation sessions between Buyer Teams and Seller Teams, Room 734, 12:00-6:00 p.m.  Team selected to represent BU Law at New England Regional Transactional Law Meet on February 28, 2014

BU Law’s internal meet and its participation in the 5th annual Transactional LawMeet® will be led by Michael Frankel, Lecturer in Law.  In consultation with the Director of the Transactional Law Program, Mr. Frankel has developed case materials for BU Law’s internal meet and will be responsible for advising participating BU Law students in the internal competition, the New England Regional Meet, and the National Meet on April 3 and 4, 2014.

As his biography indicates, Mr. Frankel has an impressive combination of deep business and legal experience in the transactional arena that make him well-suited to advise BU Law participants and help assure a positive experience for them.