Business Law and the Regulation of Business / Edition 7

Business Law and the Regulation of Business / Edition 7

by Richard A. Mann, Barry S. Roberts
     
 

ISBN-10: 032406196X

ISBN-13: 9780324061963

Pub. Date: 06/28/2001

Publisher: Thomson South-Western

This text provides a concise explanation of the statutory and case law that affects business with the objective of enabling students to use the law as a source for business decision-making. Excellent preparation for CPA exams and numerous critical thinking features are particular strengths of this text. This sixth edition continues the tradition of authoritative,

Overview

This text provides a concise explanation of the statutory and case law that affects business with the objective of enabling students to use the law as a source for business decision-making. Excellent preparation for CPA exams and numerous critical thinking features are particular strengths of this text. This sixth edition continues the tradition of authoritative, accurate, and up-to-date presentation of the law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324061963
Publisher:
Thomson South-Western
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1328
Product dimensions:
8.36(w) x 10.32(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1Introduction to Law and Ethics1
1Introduction to Law2
2Business Ethics16
Part 2The Legal Environment of Business41
3Civil Dispute Resolution42
4Constitutional Law70
5Administrative Law89
6Criminal Law105
7Intentional Torts122
8Negligence and Strict Liability144
Part 3Contracts167
9Introduction to Contracts168
10Mutual Assent185
11Conduct Invalidating Assent205
12Consideration225
13Illegal Bargains244
14Contractual Capacity260
15Contracts in Writing275
16Third Parties to Contracts298
17Performance, Breach, and Discharge315
18Contract Remedies333
Part 4Sales355
19Introduction to Sales and Leases356
20Performance377
21Transfer of Title and Risk of Loss397
22Product Liability: Warranties and Strict Liability415
23Sales Remedies440
Part 5Negotiable Instruments463
24Form and Content464
25Transfer481
26Holder in Due Course498
27Liability of Parties521
28Bank Deposits, Collections, and Funds Transfers540
Part 6Agency565
29Relationship of Principal and Agent566
30Relationship with Third Parties584
Part 7Business Associations609
31Formation and Dissolution of General Partnerships610
32Operation of General Partnerships641
33Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies659
34Nature and Formation of Corporations679
35Financial Structure of Corporations703
36Management Structure of Corporations723
37Fundamental Changes of Corporations755
Part 8Debtor and Creditor Relations775
38Secured Transactions and Suretyship776
39Bankruptcy808
Part 9Regulation of Business833
40Securities Regulation834
41Intellectual Property864
42Employment Law885
43Antitrust912
44Accountants' Legal Liability937
45Consumer Protection949
46Environmental Law970
47International Business Law990
48Cyberlaw1010
Part 10Property1035
49Introduction to Property and Property Insurance1036
50Bailments and Documents of Title1057
51Interests in Real Property1073
52Transfer and Control of Real Property1093
53Trusts and Wills1112
Appendices
AThe Constitution of the United States of America2
BUniform Commercial Code (Selected Provisions)1
CUniform Partnership Act1
DRevised Uniform Partnership Act (Selected Provisions)1
ERevised Model Business Corporation Act (Selected Provisions)1
FDictionary of Legal Terms1
Index1

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