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Introduction to Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Legal Issues in a Global Economy
- Define the functions of law in society.
- Describe the role of law in business.
- Differentiate among the non-judicial methods of alternative dispute resolution.
- Evaluate legal risks associated with domestic and international business activities.
Legal Forms of Business and Corporate Governance
- Differentiate among the legal forms of business.
- Examine the duties of corporate officers.
- Evaluate how corporate governance works.
Torts and Criminal Law
- Analyze the types of torts.
- Identify potential tort risks that arise in the business context.
- Apply the risk management process to mitigate business risk.
- Differentiate between a tort and a crime.
- Consider business activities that may result in criminal liability.
Contracts and Property Law
- Summarize the major components of the formation of contracts.
- Determine appropriate methods of contract dispute resolution.
- Differentiate between personal, real, and intellectual property issues.
- Examine appropriate methods to address potential property issues.
Agency, Employment and Labor Law
- Differentiate among types of agency and employment relationships and the associated legal considerations.
- Distinguish among types of discrimination issues and the associated legal considerations.
- Classify protections of employees in the workplace.
Regulatory Risk and Governance
- Evaluate applicable regulatory compliance requirements for business situations.
- Explain the governance principles of regulatory compliance requirements.
- Recommend methods for managing legal risk arising from regulatory compliance issues.
- Assess the basic powers agencies possess and the limits on their exercise of those powers.
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