BUS 3210: Business Law

Description

Business Law contains an introduction to three major disciplines: law, ethics, and business legal organizations. Students will gain knowledge of contracts, the Uniform Commercial Code, administrative regulations, dispute resolutions modalities, and international business law. Ethical business behavior will be stressed throughout the course. Students will be provided suggested guidelines for being successful and ethical simultaneously. Business legal organizations will be explored, providing students a broad overview of shareholder protections, tax implications, and management styles.

Objectives

  1. Explain Article 2 of the Uniform Commercial Code pertaining to all types of transactions.
  2. Interpret contract and lease assignments.
  3. Evaluate delegation of contractual performance.
  4. Demonstrate research skills using all modalities available for legal issues.
  5. Define the limitations of all forms of business ownership.
  6. Classify the different types of intellectual property.
  7. Explain the basic elements of forming an enforceable contract.
  8. Analyze business ethics in legal matters.
  9. Explain the need for promoting business social responsibility.
  10. Summarize the implications for third-party liability regarding various forms of agency.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Dynamic business law: The essentials (Rev: 3)

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (2016)
Author: Kubasek, N., Browne, M. N., Herron, D. J., Bhooge, L. J., & Barkacs, L.
ISBN: 978-0-07-802384-2
Price: $167.70

* Disclaimer: Textbooks listed are based on the last open revision of the course. Prior revisions and future revisions may use different textbooks. To verify textbook information, view the course syllabus or contact Student Services at students@waldorf.edu