Smith and Roberson's Business Law / Edition 14

Smith and Roberson's Business Law / Edition 14

by Richard A. Mann, Barry S. Roberts
     
 

Mann and Roberts (business law, U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) offer a text for use in business law, legal environment, and certified public accounting courses. Covering contracts to wills, they emphasize the regulatory environment of business law. Chapters include cases and exercises using the Internet; an auxiliary Web site is available. Appended materials… See more details below

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Mann and Roberts (business law, U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) offer a text for use in business law, legal environment, and certified public accounting courses. Covering contracts to wills, they emphasize the regulatory environment of business law. Chapters include cases and exercises using the Internet; an auxiliary Web site is available. Appended materials include the Constitution, a dictionary of business terms, and acts/selected provisions thereof. Dates of previous editions are not given. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780324655520
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/11/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1328
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Table of Cases
Table of Illustrations
Pt. 1The Legal Environment of Business1
1Introduction to Law2
2Business Ethics and the Social Responsibility of Business13
3Legal Process25
4Constitutional Law50
5Administrative Law73
6Criminal Law85
7Intentional Torts100
8Negligence and Strict Liability120
Pt. 2Contracts143
9Introduction to Contacts144
10Mutual Assent158
11Conduct Invalidating Assent176
12Consideration193
13Illegal Bargains209
14Contractual Capacity223
15Contracts in Writing235
16Third Parties to Contracts255
17Performance, Breach, and Discharge271
18Contract Remedies286
Pt. 3Agency305
19Relationship of Principal and Agent306
20Relationship with Third Parties327
Pt. 4Sales349
21Introduction to Sales and Leases350
22Performance372
23Transfer of Title and Risk of Loss391
24Products Liability: Warranties and Strict Liability in Tort409
25Sales Remedies435
Pt. 5Negotiable Instruments457
26Form and Content458
27Transfer473
28Holder in Due Course489
29Liability of Parties509
30Bank Deposits, Collections, and Funds Transfers526
Pt. 6Unincorporated Business Associations547
31Formation and Dissolution of General Partnerships548
32Operation of General Partnerships577
33Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies595
Pt. 7Corporations615
34Nature, Formation, and Powers616
35Financial Structure640
36Management Structure660
37Fundamental Changes689
Pt. 8Debtor and Creditor Relations705
38Secured Transactions and Suretyship706
39Bankruptcy737
Pt. 9Regulation of Business759
40Protection of Intellectual Property760
41Antitrust780
42Consumer Protection802
43Employment Law823
44Securities Regulation851
45Accountants' Legal Liability881
46Environmental Law892
47International Business Law911
48CyberLaw927
Pt. 10Property951
49Introduction to Property and Property Insurance952
50Bailments and Documents of Title969
51Interests in Real Property984
52Transfer and Control of Real Property1003
53Trusts and Decedents' Estates1020
App. AThe Constitution of the United States of America
App. BUniform Commercial Code (Selected Provisions)
App. CUniform Partnership Act
App. DRevised Uniform Partnership Act (Selected Provisions)
App. ERevised Model Business Corporation Act
App. FDictionary of Legal Terms
Index

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