BLAW 320: Commercial Law and Ethics

3 hours

Prerequisite: Admission to Breech School of Business; or declared Cyberrisk Management Minor; or declared Law & Society Minor.

This course should give the students the opportunity to learn legislation and common law that applies to employers and employees,
corporation and all of society. The course will cover the 52 court systems. The course will examine existing State and Federal laws and regulations. In particular, the students will learn and practice issues related to a CPA practice but also just the general laws in the area. Specifically, the course will cover ethics and law in each of the following areas: Contracts for the Sale of Goods, Negotiable Instruments, Secured Transactions, Consumer Laws, Bankruptcy, Employment Law, Business Organizations, Environmental Law and Regulations and (if time permits) general Estate and Family law.