Contemporary Business and e-Commerce Law

Contemporary Business and e-Commerce Law : The Legal, Global, Digital and Ethical Environment

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Geared for a one or two term courses in Business Law. This is the most modern business law and legal environment text available. Contemporary Business and E-Commerce Law, 4/e gives professors and students the most extensive and cutting edge coverage of the emerging area of information technology and e-commerce law. This text showcases over 40 new U.S. Supreme Court Cases that have been decided during the past three years, plus over 120 traditional cases giving students/instructors balanced case presentation. Students continually comment on Henry Cheeseman's excellent and accessible writing style.show more

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  • Hardback | 1056 pages
  • 216.4 x 285.5 x 43.2mm | 2,408.61g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • glossary, index
  • 013034852X
  • 9780130348524

Table of contents

I. THE LEGAL, E-COMMERCE, AND GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT. 1. Legal, Business, and E-Commerce Environment. 2. Judicial and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 3. Constitutional Law for Commerce and Information Technology. 4. Intentional Torts, Negligence, and Strict Liability. 5. Business and Online Crimes. 6. International and Comparative Law. 7. Ethics and Social Responsibility of Business. II.TRADITIONAL AND E-COMMERCE CONTRACTS. 8. Nature of Traditional and E-Commerce Contracts. 9. Agreement and Consideration. 10. Capacity and Legality. 11. Writing and E-Commerce Signature Law. 12. Third-Party Rights and Discharge. 13. Remedies for Breach of Traditional and Online Contracts. III. E-COMMERCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY. 14. Intellectual Property and Internet Law. 15. Electronic Commerce and Information Technology Licensing. IV. COMMERCIAL AND INTERNET TRANSACTIONS. 16. Formation of Sales, Lease, and Internet Contracts. 17. Performance of Sales, Lease, and Internet Contracts. 18. Product Liability and Warranties. 19. Creation and Transfer of Negotiable Instruments. 20. Holder in Due Course and Liability. 21. Checks and Digital Banking. 22. Credit and Secured Transactions. 23. Bankruptcy and Reorganization. V. EMPLOYMENT AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY LAWS. 24. Agency. 25. Employment and Labor Laws. 26. Equal Opportunity in Employment. VI. DOMESTIC AND MULTINATIONAL BUSINESS. 27. Entrepreneurship, Franchising, and Licensing. 28. Partnerships and Limited Liability Companies. 29. Domestic and Multinational Corporations. 30. Directors, Officers, and Shareholders. 31. Mergers and Takeovers of Corporations. 32. Investor Protection and Online Securities Transactions. VII. GOVERNMENT REGULATION. 33. Administrative Law and Consumer Protection. 34. Environmental Protection. 35. Antitrust Law. VIII. PROPERTY AND INSURANCE. 36. Personal Property and Bailments. 37. Real Property and Landlord-Tenant Relationship. 38. Insurance and Estates. APPENDIX. Case Appendix. Glossary. Case Index. Subject Index.show more

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