9780324015003

Andersonís Business Law and The Regulatory Environment Principles and Cases

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9780324015003

  • ISBN10:

    0324015003

  • Edition: 14th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/28/2000
  • Publisher: South-Western College/West
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

This is one of the most accurate, in-depth, and up-to-date business law texts available. A hallmark of this text has always been the exclusive selection of interesting and relevant cases, and this edition is certainly no exception. This text meets all AACSB curriculum standards and contains complete coverage of the business law topics covered on the CPA exam-including applications emphasizing ethics, public policy and the Internet.

Table of Contents

Preface xvii
About the Authors xx
PART 1 The Legal and Social Environment of Business 1(212)
The Nature and Sources of Law
2(9)
The Court System and Dispute Resolution
11(16)
Business Ethics, Social Forces, and the Law
27(21)
The Constitution as the Foundation of the Legal Environment
48(22)
Government Regulation of Competition and Prices
70(19)
Administrative Agencies
89(20)
The Legal Environment of International Trade
109(25)
Crimes
134(24)
Torts
158(29)
Intellectual Property Rights
187(26)
PART 2 Contracts 213(146)
Nature and Classes of Contracts
214(10)
The Agreement
224(18)
Capacity and Genuine Assent
242(18)
Consideration
260(15)
Legality and Public Policy
275(18)
Form of Contract
293(12)
Interpretation of Contracts
305(14)
Third Persons and Contracts
319(13)
Discharge of Contracts
332(14)
Breach of Contract and Remedies
346(13)
PART 3 Personal Property and Bailments 359(52)
Personal Property
360(16)
Bailments
376(17)
Legal Aspects of Supply Chain Management
393(18)
PART 4 Sales and Leases of Personal Property 411(132)
Nature and Form of Sales
412(26)
Passage of Title and Risk of Loss: Rights of Parties
438(22)
Warranties and Other Product Liability Theories
460(22)
Obligations and Performance
482(16)
Remedies for Breach of Sales Contracts
498(19)
Consumer Protection
517(26)
PART 5 Negotiable Instruments 543(72)
Kinds of Instruments, Parties, and Negotiability
544(14)
Transfer of Negotiable Instruments
558(16)
Rights of Holders, Defenses, and Liability Issues
574(18)
Checks and Funds Transfers
592(23)
PART 6 Debtor-Creditor Relations and Risk Management 615(84)
Secured Transactions in Personal Property
616(22)
Other Security Devices
638(18)
Bankruptcy
656(21)
Insurance
677(22)
PART 7 Agency and Employment 699(100)
Agency
700(24)
Third Persons in Agency
724(21)
Regulation of Employment
745(28)
Equal Employment Opportunity Law
773(26)
PART 8 Business Organizations 799(164)
Forms of Business Organizations
800(16)
Creation and Termination of Partnerships
816(17)
Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
833(22)
Introduction to Corporation Law
855(26)
Corporate Stocks and Bonds
881(19)
Securities Regulation
900(25)
Accountants' Liability and Malpractice
925(15)
Management of Corporations
940(23)
PART 9 Real Property and Estates 963(86)
Real Property
964(22)
Environmental Law and Land Use Controls
986(22)
Leases
1008(18)
Decedents' Estates and Trusts
1026(23)
Appendix 1 How to Find the Law 1049(3)
Appendix 2 The Constitution of the United States 1052(11)
Appendix 3 UCC 1063(170)
Appendix 4 UN Convention on Contracts 1233(6)
Appendix 5 Uniform Partnership Act 1239(11)
Appendix 6 Revised Model Business Corporation Act 1250(16)
Glossary 1266(38)
Index 1304

Rewards Program

Write a Review