Contemporary Business and Online Commerce Law: Legal, Internet, Ethical, and Global Environments / Edition 6

Contemporary Business and Online Commerce Law: Legal, Internet, Ethical, and Global Environments / Edition 6

by Henry R. Cheeseman
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Prentice Hall
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Contemporary Business and Online Commerce Law: Legal, Internet, Ethical, and Global Environments / Edition 6

KEY BENEFIT: This book provides the richest selection of landmark (traditional) and contemporary (within the last three years) cases for business students, including more cases on information technology and e-commerce law than any other book. Topics present a summarized/brief approach to cases.

KEY TOPICS: This edition contains over 75 new cases that have been decided in the past three years, including ones covering IT and e-Commerce — dedicated chapters cover Intellectual Property and Internet Law, and Electronic Commerce and Information Technology Licensing. Over 45 “Online Commerce & Internet Law” boxes focus on the legal issues businesses face as they either launch new Internet ventures or rise to the challenge of incorporating on-line technologies into their existing business models.

MARKET: For those in Business Law professions.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780136015000
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 03/03/2008
Series: Pearson Custom Business Resources Series
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1376
Product dimensions: 8.76(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.98(d)

Table of Contents

Unit I–Legal, Ethical, and Digital Environment

Chapter 1…Legal Heritage and the Information Age

Chapter 2…Constitutional Law for Business and E-Commerce

Chapter 3…Court Systems and Jurisdiction

Chapter 4…Judicial, Administrative, Alternative, and Online Dispute Resolution

Chapter 5…Torts and Cyber Torts

Chapter 6…Criminal Law and White Collar Crime

Chapter 7…Intellectual Property

Chapter 8…Ethics of Managers and Social Responsibility of Business

Unit II–Contracts and E-Commerce

Chapter 9…Nature of Traditional and Online Commerce

Chapter 10…Agreement and Consideration

Chapter 11…Capacity and Legality

Chapter 12…Genuineness of Assent and Statute of Frauds

Chapter 13…Third Party Rights and Discharge

Chapter 14…Remedies for Breach of Traditional and E-Contracts

Chapter 15…Internet Law and E-Commerce

Unit III–Sales Contracts, Leases, and Product Liability

Chapter 16…Formation of Sales and Lease Contracts

Chapter 17…Performance of Sales and Lease Contracts

Chapter 18…Remedies for Breach of Sales and Lease Contracts

Chapter 19…Warranties and Product Liability

Unit IV–Negotiable Instruments and Electronic Banking

Chapter 20…Negotiability and Transferability

Chapter 21…Holder in Due Course and Liability of Parties

Chapter 22…Checks, Banking System, and E-Money

Unit V–Credit and Bankruptcy

Chapter 23…Credit and Secured Transactions

Chapter 24…Bankruptcy and Reorganization

Unit VI–Business Organizations and Investor Protection

Chapter 25…Agency Relationships

Chapter 26…Sole Proprietorships, General and Limited Partnerships

Chapter 27…Corporate Formation and Financing

Chapter 28…Corporate Shareholders, Directors and Officers

Chapter 29…Corporate Acquisitions and Multinational Corporations

Chapter 30…Limited Liability Companies and Limited Liability Partnerships

Chapter 31…Franchises and Special Forms of Business

Chapter 32…Investor Protection and Online Securities Transactions

Unit VII–Government Regulation and Employment Law

Chapter 33…Antitrust Law

Chapter 34…Consumer Protection and Environmental Law

Chapter 35…Employment, Worker Protection, and Labor Law

Chapter 36…Equal Opportunity in Employment

Unit VIII–Property, Insurance, and Estates

Chapter 37…Personal Property, Bailment, and Insurance

Chapter 38…Real Property and Landlord-Tenant Law

Chapter 39…Family Law, Wills, and Trusts

Unit IX–Accounting Profession

Chapter 40…Accountant’s Liability

Unit X

Chapter 41…International and World Trade Law

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