Business Law and the Regulatory Environment / Edition 11

Business Law and the Regulatory Environment / Edition 11

by Jane P. Mallor, L. Thomas Bowers, Michael Phillips
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072314079

ISBN-13: 9780072314076

Pub. Date: 07/28/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Mallor's 11ed is designed to meet the needs of the two-term course. The first term is generally required of business majors and the second by accounting majors,as it prepares them to sit for the CPA exam. The cases in the 11ed are excerpted and edited by the authors,however,the syntax is not altered,therefore retaining the language of the courts. However,this…  See more details below

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Mallor's 11ed is designed to meet the needs of the two-term course. The first term is generally required of business majors and the second by accounting majors,as it prepares them to sit for the CPA exam. The cases in the 11ed are excerpted and edited by the authors,however,the syntax is not altered,therefore retaining the language of the courts. However,this edition will now include a mix of actual AND hypothetical cases. 11ed is easily available for customization. Mallor is considered by the marketplace to be the most complete text available.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072314076
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Series:
McGraw-Hill Legal Studies in Business
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1360
Product dimensions:
8.24(w) x 10.28(h) x 1.94(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Foundations of American Law
1The Nature of Law2
2The Resolution of Private Disputes20
3Business and the Constitution36
4Business Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility, and the Control and Governance of Corporations58
Pt. 2Crimes and Torts
5Crimes78
6Intentional Torts107
7Negligence and Strict Liability126
8Intellectual Property, Competitive Torts, and Unfair Competition144
Pt. 3Contracts
9Introduction to Contracts174
10The Agreement: Offer190
11The Agreement: Acceptance207
12Consideration223
13Reality of Consent240
14Capacity to Contract256
15Illegality269
16Writing289
17Rights of Third Parties309
18Performance and Remedies324
Pt. 4Sales
19Formation and Terms of Sales Contracts352
20Product Liability370
21Performance of Sales Contracts394
22Remedies for Breach of Sales Contracts412
Pt. 5Property
23Personal Property and Bailments434
24Real Property458
25Landlord and Tenant493
26Estates and Trusts513
Pt. 6Credit
27Introduction to Credit and Secured Transactions534
28Security Interests in Personal Property556
29Bankruptcy583
Pt. 7Commercial Paper
30Negotiable Instruments612
31Negotiation and Holder in Due Course630
32Liability of Parties657
33Checks and Documents of Title681
Pt. 8Agency
34The Agency Relationship706
35Third-Party Relations of the Principal and the Agent723
Pt. 9Partnerships
36Introduction to Forms of Business and Formation of Partnerships744
37Operation of Partnership and Related Forms764
38Dissolution, Winding Up, and Termination of Partnerships782
39Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies801
Pt. 10Corporations
40History and Nature of Corporations818
41Organization and Financial Structure of Corporations834
42Management of Corporations857
43Shareholders' Rights and Liabilities890
44Securities Regulation918
45Legal and Professional Responsibilities of Accountants963
Pt. 11Regulation of Business
46Administrative Agencies992
47The Federal Trade Commission Act and Consumer Protection Laws1018
48Antitrust: The Sherman Act1040
49The Clayton Act, the Robinson-Patman Act, and Antitrust Exemptions and Immunities1070
50Employment Law1103
51Environmental Law1129
Pt. 12Special Topics
52The Legal Environment for International Business1154
53Insurance1184

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