Business Law Today, Comprehensive - Text Only

Business Law Today, Comprehensive - Text Only

by Roger Leroy Miller, Gaylord A. Jentz

Hardcover(Older Edition)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780324022223
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 09/28/1999
Edition description: Older Edition

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE The Legal Environment of Business 1(236)
The Legal and International Environment
2(32)
Constitutional Law
34(26)
Courts and Procedures
60(35)
Torts
95(28)
Business Torts and Intellectual Property
123(25)
Criminal Law
148(29)
Cyberlaw in the Legal Environment
177(32)
Ethics and Social Responsibility
209(28)
UNIT TWO Contracts 237(142)
Nature and Classification
238(19)
Agreement and Consideration
257(27)
Capacity and Legality
284(23)
Assent and Form
307(24)
Third Party Rights and Discharge
331(25)
Breach and Remedies
356(23)
UNIT THREE Sales and Lease Contracts 379(112)
The Formation of Sales and Lease Contracts
380(30)
Title and Risk of Loss
410(21)
Performance and Breach of Sales and Lease Contracts
431(28)
Warranties and Product Liability
459(32)
UNIT FOUR Negotiable Instruments 491(84)
Negotiability and Transferability
492(26)
Rights and Liabilities of Parties
518(26)
Checks and the Banking System
544(31)
UNIT FIVE Debtor-Creditor Relationships 575(64)
Secured Transactions
576(28)
Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
604(35)
UNIT SIX Business Organizations 639(228)
Agency Relationships in Business
640(28)
Sole Proprietorships and Partnerships
668(23)
Partners and Joint Ventures
691(20)
Corporate Formation and Financing
711(29)
Corporate Directors, Officers, and Shareholders
740(25)
Corporate Merger, Consolidation, and Termination
765(17)
Additional Shareholders' Rights and Takeovers
782(19)
Investor Protection
801(25)
Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships
826(21)
Special Business Forms and Private Franchises
847(20)
UNIT SEVEN Government Regulation 867(162)
Administrative Law
868(26)
Antitrust Law
894(24)
Consumer and Environmental Law
918(32)
Labor and Employment Law
950(27)
Employment Discrimination
977(26)
Liability of Accountants and Other Professionals
1003(26)
UNIT EIGHT Property and Its Protection 1029(78)
Personal Property and Bailments
1030(23)
Real Property
1053(24)
Insurance, Wills, and Trusts
1077(30)
UNIT NINE The International Legal Environment 1107(1)
International Law in a Global Economy
1108
APPENDICES
Appendix A The Constitution of the United States
A-1
Appendix B The Uniform Commercial Code
A-9
Appendix C The Uniform Partnership Act
A-142
Appendix D The Revised Model Business Corporation Act (Excerpts)
A-150
Appendix E The Uniform Limited Liability Company Act (Excerpts)
A-160
Appendix F The Restatement (Second) of Torts (Excerpts)
A-162
Appendix G The Restatement (Third) of Torts: Products Liability (Excerpts)
A-163
Appendix H The Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890 (Excerpts)
A-164
Appendix I The Securities Act of 1933 (Excerpts)
A-165
Appendix J The Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Excerpts)
A-167
Appendix K Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Excerpts)
A-168
Appendix L The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (Excerpts)
A-170
Appendix M The Civil Rights Act of 1991 (Excerpts)
A-172
Appendix N The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (Excerpts)
A-174
Appendix O Spanish Equivalents for Important Legal Terms in English
A-177
Glossary G-1
Table of Cases TC-1
Index I-1

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