2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 70620 Energy Legal and Regulatory Issues

1.5 credit hours. This course focuses on legal and regulatory issues unique to the U.S. energy industry. Key legal topics covered include ownership rights, kinds of interests, protection of rights, creation and transfer of rights, creation and transfer of interests, essential clauses of modern energy leases, taxation, and energy contracts. Additionally, clean energy regulation will be discussed within the context of these energy topics. Specific clean energy topics include energy policy, renewable options, tax benefits of clean energy, and clean energy standards and the potential for qualifying energy sources.