Cutting Edge Cases in the Legal Environment / Edition 2

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This book provides a current collection of edited cases, using the court's language, for courses in both business law and the legal environment of business. The cases included were selected for their timeliness, impact, coherence, and diversity. Along with updating the often dramatic changes that have taken place in the law over the past few years, this book also provides students with the opportunity to explore cases in the court's own language in an expanded format.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780324002096
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 7/28/1998
  • Series: Business Law Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 8.62 (w) x 10.89 (h) x 0.25 (d)

Meet the Author

Constance E. Bagley is Associate Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School. Before joining the Harvard Business School faculty in 2000, she taught for more than ten years at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business where she received Honorable Mention (first runner-up) for the Distinguished Teaching Award and was GSB Trust Faculty Fellow for 1997-1998. Before teaching at Stanford, she was a corporate securities partner at McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, a 250-lawyer firm based in San Francisco. Professor Bagley is the author of MANAGERS AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT: STRATEGIES FOR THE 21st CENTURY. She is also on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Internet Law, a staff editor of the American Business Law Journal, and a member of the Advisory Board for the Bureau of National Affairs Corporate Practice Series. Professor Bagley received her J.D., magna cum laude, from the Harvard Law School and was invited to join the Harvard Law Review. She received her A.B., with Honors and Distinction, from Stanford University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa her junior year. She is a member of the State Bar of California and the State bar of New York.
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Table of Contents

1. Adarand Constructors, Inc. v. Federico Pena. 2. BMW of North America, Inc. v. Ira Gore, Jr. 3. Antony Brown v. Pro Football, Inc. 4. Doctor's Associates, Inc. and Nick Lombardi v. Paul Casarotto. 5. 44 Liquormart, Inc. and Peoples Super Liquor Stores, Inc. v. State of Rhode Island and Rhode Island Liquor Stores Association. 6. John Hudson v. United States 7. Joseph Oncale v. Sundowners Offshore Services. 8. ProCD, Incorporated v. Matthew Zeidenberg and Silken Mountain Web Services, Inc. 9. Janet Reno v. American Civil Liberties Union. 10. Roy Romer v. Richard G. Evans. 11. Sharon Taxman v. Board of Education of the Township of Piscataway. 12. United States v. Alfonso Lopez, Jr. 13. United States v. James Herman O'Hagan. 14. United States v. Guy Jerome Ursery. 15. United States v. Virginia. 16. United States v. Winstar Corporation.

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