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Legal Environment of Business and Online Commerce, The, CourseSmart eTextbook, 7th Edition

By Henry R. Cheeseman

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 20, 2012

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For undergraduate courses in the Legal Environment of Business.

The single most up-to-date text available for the Legal Environment course.

The Legal Environment of Business and Online Commerce examines how the current legal environment, government regulation, and e-commerce environment impact today's business decisions. The cases in this text are cutting-edge, exciting, and engaging, and the reasoning of each case is presented in the language of the court.

Table of Contents

&>Part I—Legal and Ethical Environment

Chapter 1—Legal Heritage and the Digital Age

Chapter 2—Ethics and Social Responsibility of Business

Chapter 3—Courts, Jurisdiction, and Administrative Agencies

Chapter 4—Judicial, Alternative, and E-Dispute Resolution


Part II—Constitution and Public Law

Chapter 5—Constitutional Law for Business and E-Commerce

Chapter 6—Torts and Strict Liability

Chapter 7—Criminal Law and Cyber Crimes

Chapter 8—Intellectual Property and Cyber Piracy


Part III—Contracts, Commercial Law, and E-Commerce

Chapter 9—Formation of Traditional and E-Contracts

Chapter 10—Performance and Breach of Traditional and E-Contracts

Chapter 11—E-Commerce and Digital Law

Chapter 12—UCC Sales and Lease Contracts and Warranties

Chapter 13—Credit, Secured Transactions, and Bankruptcy


Part IV—Business Organizations and Investor Protection

Chapter 14—Small Business and General and Limited Partnerships

Chapter 15—Limited Liability Companies, Limited Liability Partnerships, and Special Forms of Business

Chapter 16—Corporations and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Chapter 17—Investor Protection, E-Securities, and Wall Street Reform


Part V—Agency and Employment Environment

Chapter 18—Agency Law

Chapter 19—Equal Opportunity in Employment

Chapter 20—Employment Law and Worker Protection

Chapter 21— Labor Law and Immigration Law


Part VI—Government Regulation

Chapter 22—Antitrust Law and Unfair Trade Practices

Chapter 23—Consumer Protection

Chapter 24—Environmental Protection

Chapter 25—Land Use Regulation and Real Property

Part VII—Global Environment

Chapter 26—International and World Trade Law

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