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BUS2150 – Legal Environment of Business pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: This course offers an overview of the American legal system and provides an introduction to what a business person should know about the law and the American legal system. Major content areas will include the court system, trial process, alternative dispute resolution, business and the Constitution, the administrative process, torts and product liability, common law of contracts, employment law, employment discrimination, anti-trust law, international business and ethics.
Prerequisites: (None)
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Explain basic legal terminology.
  2. Describe the legal system of the United States.
  3. Compare and contrast alternative dispute resolution with litigation.
  4. Examine the U.S. Constitution as it related to business.
  5. Explore administrative law in relation to business.
  6. Examine businss ethics from a legal prospective.
  7. Apply common law to business practice.
  8. Study laws pertaining to the regulation of business.
  9. Summarize laws relating to employment.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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