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3720. The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

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

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 2021 Storrs Online DeAngelis, Mark 001 Reg No Room Required - Online 15/15
Fall 2021 Storrs In Person Spurling, Mark 003 Reg TuTh 11:00am‑12:15pm
BUSN 106 15/15
Fall 2021 Storrs In Person Berger-Walliser, Gerlinde 005 Reg MoWe 2:00pm‑3:15pm
BUSN 127 5/5
Fall 2021 Hartford Distance Learning Farnen, Brian H90 Reg We 6:30pm‑9:00pm
3/3
Fall 2021 Waterbury Distance Learning Farnen, Brian W31 Reg We 6:30pm‑9:00pm
No Room Required - Dist Learn 6/7
Fall 2021 Stamford In Person Chiarella, Jennifer Z81 Reg We 6:20pm‑8:50pm
DWTN 134 7/7 For non-business majors only. Business majors should sign up for BLAW3175.
Winter 2022 Storrs Online DeAngelis, Mark 22 INT No Room Required - Online 14/25
Spring 2022 Storrs Online DeAngelis, Mark 001 Reg No Room Required - Online 19/20
Spring 2022 Storrs In Person Spurling, Mark 003 Reg TuTh 11:00am‑12:15pm
BUSN 106 14/15
Spring 2022 Hartford Distance Learning Farnen, Brian H71 Reg Th 6:30pm‑9:00pm
No Room Required - Online 5/5 Meets with BLAW 3175-H90.
Spring 2022 Waterbury Distance Learning Farnen, Brian W31 Reg Th 6:30pm‑9:00pm
No Room Required - Dist Learn 5/5
Spring 2022 Stamford In Person Chiarella, Jennifer Z81 Reg We 6:20pm‑8:50pm
10/10