Business Law in Canada Casebook

Business Law in Canada Casebook

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Appropriate as a stand-alone or companion casebook in a Business Law or Administrative Law course. This casebook provides cases (from law reports), summaries of cases (from secondary literature), and brief descriptions of unusual cases reported in the popular press. The cases were chosen to stimulate student discussion and interest.show more

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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 195.58 x 251.46 x 15.24mm | 430.91g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130936529
  • 9780130936523

Table of contents

I. THE LEGAL SYSTEM. A. Philosophical Basis of the Law. B. Constitutional Matters. C. Civil Litigation. D. Enforcement of Judgments. II. GOVERNMENT REGULATION AND ADMINSTRATIVE TRIBUNALS. A. Government Regulation. B. Challenges to Decisions of Municipalities or Administrative Tribunals. C. Challenges to Decisions of Arbitrators. D. Remedies. E. Contempt of Court. F. Government Challenges and Efforts to Regulate Modern Business III. THE LAW OF TORT. A. Distinction Between Criminal and Civil Actions. B. Intentional Torts. C. Negligence. D. Negligent Misstatement. E. Voluntary Assumption of Risk/Contributory Negligence. F. Vicarious Liability. G. Strict Liability. H. Remedies. IV. THE LAW OF CONTRACT. A. Freedom of Contract. B. Formation of Contracts. C. Challenges to Contracts. D. Privity of Contract and Exceptions. E. Assignment of Contractual Rights. F. Termination of Contracts. G. Remedies. V. COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS. A. Sale of Goods Act. B. Consumer Protection Legislation. C. Priority of Creditors. D. Negotiable Instruments. VI. THE LAW OF EMPLOYMENT AND AGENCY. A. Employment. B. Agency. VII. BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS. A. Partnership. B. The Corporation. VIII. PROPERTY. A. Personal Property. B. Real Property. C. Intellectual Property. D. Insurance.show more