Southern Methodist University School of Law

Peter Winship

James Cleo Thompson Sr. Trustee Professor of Law

A.B., 1964, Harvard College
LL.B., 1968, Harvard Law School
LL.M., 1973, London University (London School of Economics)
Candidate for the J.S.D, Yale University

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Professor Winship teaches primarily in the areas of domestic and international commercial law, although he has also taught corporate law and seminars on American legal history, comparative commercial law, admiralty law, and law and ethics. For his curriculum vitae, click on the underlined words in this sentence.

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Over the years my research and teaching have focused on the following topics.

  1. International Commercial Arbitration
  2. Private International Law
  3. Transnational Sales Contracts
  4. Uniform Commercial Code

I am teaching Secured Transactions and Transnational Legal Problems (seminar) at S.M.U. during the Fall semester of 2000-2001. The following entries provide materials and examinations for some courses I have taught frequently in the past.

  1. Secured Transactions
  2. Sales
  3. Transnational Sales Contracts
  4. Admiralty
  5. International Business Transactions

I spend a lot of time away from Dallas. With the advent of the internet, it has become much easier to make travel plans. Below are some home pages I frequently consult.

  1. American Airlines
  2. British Airways
  3. Continental Airlines
  4. Delta Airlines
  5. Southwest Airlines
  6. United Airlines
  7. Amtrak

This page was last updated on August 27, 2000.

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