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Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases

A guide to the law and what it means in the business world - from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. It includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life such as identity theft.

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ISBN 9781133191353
Barcode 9781133191353
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781305574793
Published 21 December 2012 by Cengage Learning, Inc
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 10th edition
Author(s) By Miller, Roger LeRoy
By Jentz, Gaylord A.
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ISBN-13 9781133191353
ISBN-10 1133191355
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Publisher Cengage Learning, Inc
Imprint South-Western
Publication Date 21 December 2012
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 10th edition
Edition 10th edition
Author(s) By Miller, Roger LeRoy
By Jentz, Gaylord A.
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Commercial Law
Law As It Applies To Other Professions
Number of Pages 888
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 255mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 1,630g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Commercial law - United States
NBS Text National Law: Textbooks & Study Guides
ONIX Text College/higher education
Dewey Code 346.7307
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Interesting, clear, and applied, BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS is your concise guide to the law and what it means in the business world--from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. Easy to understand with an engaging writing style that is matched by vibrant visuals, BUSINESS LAW TODAY includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life such as identity theft. Fascinating features and intriguing cases highlight the material's practicality. The text's companion website includes resources to help you study, such as sample answers to selected end-of-chapter business scenarios and case problems (one per chapter); Internet exercises; and interactive quizzes for every chapter.

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NZ Review 1. The Constitutional Foundations. 2. Ethics and Business Decision Making. 3. Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 4. Torts and Cyber Torts. 5. Intellectual Property and Internet Law. 6. Criminal Law and Cyber Crime. 7. Agreement and Consideration in Contracts. 8. Capacity, Legality, and Enforceability. 9. Contract Performance, Breach, and Remedies. 10. Sales and Lease Contracts. 11. Performance and Breach in Sales and Lease Contracts. 12. Warranties, Product Liability, and Consumer Law. 13. Negotiable Instruments. 14. Checks and Banking in the Digital Age. 15. Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy. 16. Mortgages and Foreclosures after the Recession. 17. Agency. 18. Employment Law. 19. The Entrepreneur's Options. 20. Corporations. 21. Investor Protection, Insider Trading, and Corporate Governance. 22. Antitrust Law and Promoting Competition. 23. Personal Property, Bailments, and Insurance. 24. Real Property and Environmental Law. 25. International Law in a Global Economy.

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Author's Bio

Roger LeRoy Miller has served on the faculty of several respected universities, including the University of Washington, Clemson University, and the University of Miami School of Law. As a professor, he has taught intellectual property law and entertainment law, among other subjects. A widely published and respected author, his work has appeared in the Insurance Counsel Journal, Defense Research, California Trial Lawyers Journal, Antitrust Bulletin, Wisconsin Law Review, and Connecticut Law Review. He has authored or co-authored numerous authoritative textbooks on law, including BUSINESS LAW: TEXT & CASES; BUSINESS LAW TODAY: TEXT & SUMMARIZED CASES; and THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT TODAY. Professor Miller completed his studies at the University of California at Berkeley and University of Chicago.

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