Business Law (BLAW)

Courses

BLAW 2203 Legal Environment of Business: 3 semester hours.

A survey of the U.S. legal system with an emphasis on aspects relevant to business operations. Topics include legal systems, constitutional law, criminal law, property law, torts, and basic contract law.

BLAW 2213 Business Law: 3 semester hours.

Covers topics including the U.S. Uniform Commercial Code, agency law, employment and discrimination law, and regulatory topics.
Prerequisites: BLAW 2203.

BLAW 2243 Law of Agency: 3 semester hours.

A study of law of agency including principle-agent and master-servant relationships, the authority of an agent, the termination of an agent's authority, the fiduciary and other duties of an agent, employment law, deceptive trade practices, listing or buying procedures, and the disclosure of an agency.
Prerequisites: BLAW 2203.

BLAW 5013 Legal Environment of Business: 3 semester hours.

Introduction to the legal foundation of business and international business regulation. Examines legal topics including the laws on property, tort, contract, crime, consumers, agency, business organizations, employment and employment discrimination, and various regulatory areas.