BLAW 263 Legal Environment for Business
Business Core requirement for all business majors. An introduction to the legal system within which business organizations operate, as well as ethical considerations and social and political influences that affect such organizations by changing the legal system.
BLAW 363 Law for the Entrepreneur
This course provides an overview of the legal issues involved in starting and running a business. Students become limited owners of an actual on-going business which they operate. Topics include, but are not limited to, legal matters in a commercial setting, as well as continued preparation for legal subjects covered in the CPA/CMA exams.
This course will cover a variety of topics relevant to an entrepreneur including leaving his/her employer, selecting an attorney, exploring business ethics, choosing a business entity, forming an LLC, raising capital, dealing with human resources, becoming familiar with intellectual property, identifying and intrpreting contract terms, developing interviewing and negotiating skills, and fine tuning research skills.
History/Political Science/Law Online Reference Titles
- Britannica Online
- CREDO reference
- ECCO: Eighteenth Century Collections Online
ECCO offers online access to one of the most extensive libraries of eighteenth-century English books in the world.
- Gale Biography in Context
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Browse list of online reference titles to match your resource needs
- International Encyclopedia of Social Sciences
- Issues & Controversies
World News and Social Issues
- Sage Knowledge
Scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks in social sciences, health, and environment
- Social Issues in America; An Encyclopedia
More than 150 key social issues confronting the United States today are covered.
Why Reference Sources?
- Background information
- Important figures
- Dates, places, and people
- Definitions and key terms
Lists of additional sources (articles, books, etc.)
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