Business Law

Business Law : Legal, E-Commerce, Ethical, and International Environments

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For one/two-semester courses in Business Law. Exceptionally comprehensive-and praised for its writing style and accessibility-this texts offers longer edited cases, with more of the actual language of the court renderings. It includes numerous business-oriented features that make the course relevant to future managers and integrates throughout ethics and social responsibility, international, contemporary business issues, and e-commerce in every morsel of the text.show more

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  • Hardback | 1200 pages
  • 222 x 284 x 48mm | 2,680.72g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • col. Illustrations
  • 0131009419
  • 9780131009417

Table of contents

I. THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL LAW. 1. Legal, Business, and E-Commerce Environment. 2. Judicial and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 3. Constitutional Authority to Regulate Business. 4. Intentional Torts and Negligence. 5. Product and Strict Liability. 6. Business and Online Crimes. 7. Ethics and Social Responsibility. 8. International and Comparative Law. II. TRADITIONAL AND E-COMMERCE CONTRACTS. 9. Nature of Traditional and E-Commerce Contracts. 10. Agreements. 11. Consideration. 12. Capacity and Legality. 13. Genuineness of Assent. 14. Writing and E-Commerce Signature Law. 15. Third-Party Right and Discharge. 16. Remedies for Breach of Traditional and Online Contracts. III. INTERNET LAW, DOMAIN NAMES, AND E-COMMERCE. 17. Intellectual Property and Information Technology. 18. E-Commerce and Internet Law. IV. DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL SALES AND LEASE CONTRACTS. 19. Formation of Sales and Lease Contracts. 20. Performance of Sales and Lease Contracts. 21. Remedies for Breach of Sales and Lease Contracts. 22. Sales and Lease Warranties. V. NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS AND BANKING. 23. Creation and Transfer of Negotiable Instruments. 24. Holder in Due Course and Liability. 25. Checks and Digital Banking. VI. CREDITORS' RIGHTS AND BANKRUPTCY. 26. Credit and Suretyship. 27. Secured Transactions. 28. Bankruptcy and Reorganization. VII. AGENCY. 29. Agency Formation and Termination. 30. Liability of Principals and Agents. VIII. ENTREPRENEURS AND NONCORPORATE FORMS OF BUSINESS. 31. Entrepreneurs and Sole Proprietorships. 32. General Partnerships. 33. Limited Partnerships and limited Liability Partnerships. 34. Limited Liability Companies. IX. DOMESTIC AND MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS. 35. Formation and Operation of Corporations. 36. Directors, Officers, and Shareholders. 37. Mergers and Takeovers of Corporations. 38. Investor Protection and Online Securities. 39. Franchising and Licensing. X. EMPLOYMENT AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY LAW. 40. Employment and Worker Protection Laws. 41. Equal Opportunity in Employment. 42. Labor Relations Law. 43. Liability of Accountants. XI. GOVERNMENT REGULATION. 44. Administrative Law and Government Regulation. 45. Consumer Protection. 46. Environmental Protection. 47. Antitrust Law. XII. PROPERTY, INSURANCE, AND ESTATES. 48. Personal Property and Bailments. 49. Real Property. 50. Landlord-Tenant Relationships. 51. Insurance. 52. Wills and Estates.show more

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