Business law traces the history and development of the judicial system as well as the social and legal environment of business. This course will discuss principles of government regulation of business, business legal ethics and corporate social responsibilities, securities law, employment law, consumer protection law, labor law, and environmental law and analyzed through use of cases and problems.
- Understand the basic principles of the American legal system, relevant legal institutions and principal areas of law relevant to the operation of a business.
- Critically assess the impacts of the changing legal environments on businesses.
- Identify and analyze legal problems for businesses and suggest solutions to these.