Business Law (BL)

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BL-551   Law, Government, and BusinessCredits: 3   

Term Offered: All Terms

Course Type(s): None

The legal environment in which business organizations function; the nature of law, its sources, and the factors that shape it; recent trends of public regulation of commerce, competition, freedom of contract, and labor-management relations.

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BL-598   Special Topics in Business LawCredits: 1-3   

Course Type(s): None

Subject matter varies according to the interest of the students and the professor. The exact nature of the topic covered is indicated in the student's permanent record.

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BL-599   Independent Study in Business LawCredits: 1-3   

Course Type(s): None

Independent research in business administration in an area not substantially treated in a regular course offering, under the supervision of a Business Administration faculty member; written evaluation of the research required. Student must be within nine credits of graduation.

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BL-631   Legal Environment of BusinessCredits: 3   

Term Offered: Spring Term

Course Type(s): None

Fundamentals of contracts, constitutional law, criminal law, tort, business organization, agency, employment, property UCC transactions: sales contracts (Articles 2 and 2A), negotiable instruments and banking (Articles 3 and 4), secured transactions (Article 9); debtor-creditor relations, decedents' estates, securities regulation and accountants' malpractice and liability.