Legal Environment of Business, The: A Critical Thinking Approach

Legal Environment of Business, The: A Critical Thinking Approach, 8th edition

  • Nancy K. Kubasek, 
  • Bartley A. Brennan, 
  • M Browne

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Overview

The Legal Environment of Business introduces you to the legal side of business using an eight-step model and significant legal cases. You'll come to see the relationship between business and the legal system and gain essential critical thinking skills, while also connecting the law beyond business to other disciplines.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137525478

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO THE LAW AND LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

1. Critical Thinking and Legal Reasoning
2. Introduction to Law and the Legal Environment of Business
3. The American Legal System
4. Alternative Tools of Dispute Resolution
5. Constitutional Principles
6. White-Collar Crime and the Business Community
7. Ethics, Social Responsibility, and the Business Manager
8. The International Legal Environment of Business

II. PRIVATE LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

9. The Law of Contracts and Sales I
10. The Law of Contracts and Sales II
11. The Law of Torts
12. Product and Service Liability Law
13. Law of Property: Real and Personal
14. Intellectual Property
15. Agency Law
16. Law and Business Associations I
17. Law and Business Associations II

III. PUBLIC LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

18. The Law of Administrative Agencies
19. The Employment Relationship and Immigration Laws
20. Laws Governing Labor-Management Relations
21. Employment Discrimination
22. Environmental Law
23. Rules Governing the Issuance and Trading of Securities
24. Antitrust Laws
25. Laws of Debtor-Creditor Relations and Consumer Protection

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