DIITCTG BBA Legal Environment of Business

DIITCTG BBA Legal Environment of Business

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:The legal environment of business is defined as:the attitude of the government toward business, the historical development of this attitude; current trends of public control in taxation, regulation of commerce and competition; freedom of contract, antitrust legislation and its relationship to marketing, mergers and acquisitions; and labor management relations. The main purpose of this classis “to remove the mystique from the law and to empower you to participate in legal matters.” Legal Environment, 4th Ed., Beatty and Samuelson (p. 6). Legal, social and government forces continually shape today’s global business environment. This class will prepare you to understand your role and responsibility within this environment, identify issues, recognize potential problems and know when to consult with an expert. Each of these skills will result in efficiency and cost effectiveness for your business. You will develop improved reasoning and problem-solving skills in an effort to better evaluate the legal, regulatory and ethical environment in which you work and be able to incorporate that knowledge into your business decision-making process.
COURSE OBJECTIVES:
1.To improve your ability to recognize andmanage legal risks in business decision making.
2.To assist you in making more ethical decisions, individually and as an organization.
3.To introduce you to legal processes and substantive legal topics affecting business, including employment relationships, business formation, international law,contracts, etc.
4.To encourage critical thinking in order to examine all sides of a discussion
.5.To enhance students analytical skills and refine their skills in criticizing and evaluating secondary sources.
6.To stimulate and improve student’sarticulate oral expression.
7.To researchprimary documents and various sources of informatio

Last Update 12/31/2020
Completion Time 11 hours 15 minutes
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