Business Law I: Legal Environment (3)
Focuses on legal and regulatory environment of business. Fundamental ideas on the law and its relationship to business; government regulation; and such topics as the law of the employment relationship, occupational safety and health, financial regulation, antitrust, consumer protection, product liability, and the environment.
Business Law II: Uniform Commercial Code (3)
Preparation for the New Jersey C.P.A. examination. Emphasis on aspects of the Uniform Commercial Code. Topics include the formation, operation, and discharge of contracts; agency; commercial paper; debtor-creditor relationships including bankruptcy; property; partnership and corporations with respect to liability, the power of their officers, and the rights of stockholders; and negotiable instruments and bailments.
Special Topic: Current Legal Issues in Business Law (3)
Designed to integrate course materials, introduce newer philosophies and techniques in business law, and apply them to selected problems. Extensive readings and research reports required. Topics vary from semester to semester, including topics such as bankruptcy and environmental law.
Prerequisites: 52:140:101. By permission of instructor.