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Business Law For Consultants
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The Legal System, the Legal Forms of Business, and Legal Issues in International Business
- Describe the major forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution and their application to business disputes.
- Evaluate practical, cultural, and legal risks associated with international business activity.
- Describe the basic legal forms business entities.
- Examine the origins, evolution, and purposes of law in society.
- Explain the role and structure of the judicial system and the relationship of civil procedure to substantive law.
- Differentiate among types of torts.
- Develop methods to mitigate business tort risks, including product and strict liability risks.
- Apply the risk management process to mitigate business risks.
- Analyze the legal elements necessary to contract formation.
- Assess legal defenses to contract formation.
- Consider the Parol Evidence rule, contract remedies, E-Contracts, and the global dimensions of contract and sales law.
- Determine the most appropriate methods for contract dispute resolution.
Employment and Regulatory Risk
- Differentiate among types of agency and employment relationships and associated legal considerations with regard to each.
- Distinguish the types of legally prohibited types of discrimination, associated risks and methods of mitigation for each.
Property, Governance, and Criminal Liability
- Distinguish among personal, real, and intellectual property.
- Differentiate methods for protection of personal, real, and intellectual property.
- Determine appropriate methods to address potential property risks.
- Analyze required regulatory compliance for business common situations.
- Evaluate organizational adherence to governance principles.
The Importance of Critical Thinking in Law and Business
- Examine the eight-step critical thinking model.
- Apply critical thinking to make legal reasoning valuable in the business context.
- Use critical thinking approach to advance the quality of business decisions.
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