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3720. The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

Also offered as: BLAW 3175

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open only to non-Business students of sophomore or higher status. Not open to students who have passed BLAW 3175. May not be taken out of sequence after passing BADM 3274, 3660, 3671 or 3672.

Grading Basis: Graded

This course provides an introduction to law, ethics, and social responsibility, and the foundation for advanced business law electives. Students learn to evaluate the impact of the legal and regulatory system on business operations, consider the role and functioning of legal institutions, and apply legal rules such as the Uniform Commercial Code to anticipate and avoid liability. Students gain experience identifying and solving legal and ethical problems using analytical tools.