Business and Personal Law, Student Edition / Edition 1

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Introduce students to the laws that affect their lives!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078743696
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/17/2007
  • Series: Glencoe Business and Personal Law Ser.
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 552
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

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McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

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Table of Contents

Unit 1 - What is Law?

Chapter 1: The Law and the CourtsChapter 2: Criminal LawChapter 3: Tort Law
Unit 2 - Contract Law
Chapter 4: What is a Contract? Chapter 5: Elements of a ContractChapter 6: How Contracts Come to an End
Unit 3 - Consumer Law
Chapter 7: Consumer Law and ContractsChapter 8: Personal PropertyChapter 9: Renting or Owning a Home
Unit 4 - Your Money and the Law
Chapter 10: Banking and Negotiable InstrumentsChapter 11: Credit and DebtChapter 12: Credit Protection and Bankruptcy
Unit 5 - The Law and the Workplace
Chapter 13: Agency and EmploymentChapter 14: Agency Authority and TerminationChapter 15: Employment Law
Unit 6 - Starting a Business
Chapter 16: Forms of BusinessChapter 17: Operating a CorporationChapter 18: Business and RegulationsChapter 19: Cyberlaw and E-Commerce
Unit 7 - Family Law
Chapter 20: Marriage and DivorceChapter 21: Insurance and Estate Planning
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