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3720. The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open only to non-business students of junior or higher status. Not open to students who have passed BLAW 3175, BADM 3274, 3660, 3671 or 3672.

Grading Basis: Graded

The meaning of law and the structure of the legal and regulatory system are studied with a view toward the impact of law upon the operation of global business. Key philosophies of ethics and social responsibility are examined through the lens of stakeholder analysis and other analytical tools. This course examines the institutional foundations of law including court systems, court procedures, and constitutional law. The application of law to shape the legal environment of business through government regulation and legal liability is examined through exploration of tort and product liability, worker protection, and business organization law. May substitute for BLAW 3175 for business majors.


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Term Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Location Enrollment Notes
Fall 2019 Storrs In Person DeAngelis, Mark 001 Reg TuTh 9:30am‑10:45am
BUSN 106 17/15 Meets with BLAW 3175-001 & 002
Fall 2019 Storrs In Person Spurling, Mark 003 Reg TuTh 11:00am‑12:15pm
BUSN 106 15/15 Meets with BLAW 3175-003 & 004
Fall 2019 Storrs In Person Berger-Walliser, Gerlinde 005 Reg MoWe 3:30pm‑4:45pm
BUSN 127 10/10 Meets with BLAW 3175-005
Fall 2019 Storrs In Person Berger-Walliser, Gerlinde 006 Reg MoWe 2:00pm‑3:15pm
BUSN 127 10/10
Fall 2019 Waterbury In Person Jacques, Bernard W31 Reg We 6:30pm‑9:00pm
WTBY 218 10/15
Fall 2019 Stamford In Person Farnen, Brian Z81 Reg We 6:20pm‑8:50pm
DWTN 305 13/12 For non-business majors only. Business majors should sign up for BLAW3175.
Spring 2020 Storrs In Person DeAngelis, Mark 001 Reg TuTh 9:30am‑10:45am
BUSN 106 0/15 Meets with BLAW 3175-001 & 002
Spring 2020 Storrs In Person Spurling, Mark 003 Reg TuTh 11:00am‑12:15pm
BUSN 106 0/15 Meets with BLAW 3175-003 and BLAW 3175-004
Spring 2020 Storrs In Person Gedansky, Matthew 005 Reg MoWe 5:00pm‑6:15pm
BUSN 127 0/5 Meets with BLAW 3175-005
Spring 2020 Storrs In Person Berger-Walliser, Gerlinde 006 Reg MoWe 2:00pm‑3:15pm
BUSN 127 0/5
Spring 2020 Hartford In Person Jacques, Bernard H71 Reg Th 6:30pm‑9:00pm
0/10 Meets with BLAW 3175-H90.
Spring 2020 Stamford In Person Farnen, Brian Z81 Reg We 6:20pm‑8:50pm
0/10