Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of the Legal Environment / Edition 3

Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of the Legal Environment / Edition 3

by Roger LeRoy Miller, Frank B. Cross, Gaylord A. Jentz
     
 

ISBN-10: 032478614X

ISBN-13: 9780324786149

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Essentials of the Legal Environment: This text is for those learners who are looking for a brief, less expensive, paperback legal environment text that includes longer cases. It is based on the best-selling legal environment text, West’s Legal Environment of Business.  See more details below

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Essentials of the Legal Environment: This text is for those learners who are looking for a brief, less expensive, paperback legal environment text that includes longer cases. It is based on the best-selling legal environment text, West’s Legal Environment of Business.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324786149
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Pages:
648
Sales rank:
544,010
Product dimensions:
3.15(w) x 3.86(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents


Unit I: The Foundations. 1. Business and Its Legal Environment. 2. The Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 3. Ethics and Business Decision Making. 4. Constitutional Authority to Regulate Business. Unit II: The Public Environment. 5. Administrative Law. 6. Torts and Product Liability. 7. Criminal Law and Cyber Crime. 8. Intellectual Property and Internet Law. 9. International Law in a Global Economy. Unit III: The Commerical Environment. 10. Business Organizations. 11. Formation of Traditional and E-Contracts. 12. Contract Performance, Breach, and Remedies. 13. Sales and Leases. 14. Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy. 15. Mortgages and Foreclosures after the Recession. Unit IV: The Employment Environment. 16. Employment, Immigration, and Labor Law. 17. Employment Discrimination. Unit V: The Regulatory Environment. 18. Environmental Law. 19. Antitrust Law and Promoting Competition. 20. Investor Protection and Corporate Governance. Appendices. A. How to Brief Cases and Analyze Case Problems. B. The Constitution. C. The Uniform Commercial Code. D. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (Excerpts and Explanatory Comments) E. Answers to the Issue Spotters. F. Answers to Even-Numbered For Review Questions. G. Sample Answers for Select Questions with Sample Answers. H. Sample Answers for Case Problems with Sample Answer. I. Case Excerpts for Case Analysis Questions.

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