Business Law

Business Law

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Whether you are a budding entrepreneur or aim to be a CEO of a multinational company, MacIntyre's Business Law is the foremost text for non-law students seeking an understanding of the legal principles that apply to business.
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  • Paperback | 808 pages
  • 193 x 246 x 27mm | 1,324g
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 8th edition
  • 1292119977
  • 9781292119977
  • 622,894

Table of contents

Study skills

Chapter 1. The legal system

Chapter 2. The courts and legal personnel

Chapter 3. Formation of contracts - offer and acceptance

Chapter 4. Other requirements of a contract - intention to create legal relations - consideration - formalities - capacity

Chapter 5. Contractual terms

Chapter 6. Misrepresentation - mistake - duress and undue influence - illegality

Chapter 7. Discharge of liability - remedies for breach of contract

Chapter 8. Terms implied by statute

Chapter 9. Sale of goods - the passing of ownership

Chapter 10. Sale of goods - duties of the parties - remedies - international sales

Chapter 11. Agency

Chapter 12. The law of torts 1

Chapter 13. The law of torts 2

Chapter 14. Credit transactions

Chapter 15. Partnership

Chapter 16. The nature of a company and the formation of a company

Chapter 17. The management of a company

Chapter 18. Shareholders - resolutions - maintenance of capital - minority protection - debentures

Chapter 19. Winding up of companies - limited liability partnerships - benefits of trading as a company, partnership or limited liability partnership

Chapter 20. Employment 1 - duties of employer and employee - dismissal - redundancy

Chapter 21. Employment 2 - discrimination - health and safety - rights of employees

Chapter 22. Regulation of business by the imposition of criminal liability

Chapter 23. Business property

Appendix: Answers to Test your understanding questions
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About Ewan MacIntyre

Ewan MacIntyre is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Nottingham Law School and has extensive experience of teaching business law. He is also the author of the concise Essentials of Business Law and the revision guide Law Express: Business Law, both published by Pearson.
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