This book provides the richest selection of landmark (traditional) and contemporary (within the last three years) cases for business students, including more cases on information technology and e-commerce law than any other book. Topics present a summarized/brief approach to cases.This edition contains over 75 new cases that have been decided in the past three years, including ones covering IT and e-Commerce - dedicated chapters cover Intellectual Property and Internet Law, and Electronic Commerce and Information Technology Licensing. Over 45 "Online Commerce & Internet Law" boxes focus on the legal issues businesses face as they either launch new Internet ventures or rise to the challenge of incorporating on-line technologies into their existing business models.For those in Business Law professions.
\\1\textformat=02> The second edition of this internationally focused book is based on the authors' theme of unity in diversity, and encompasses twelve research-based principles that serve as a framework for bringing both global.
Business Ethics, E-commerce, Regulatory, and International Issues
Author: Henry R. Cheeseman
For undergraduate courses in the Legal Environment of Business. The single most up-to-date text available for the Legal Environment course. The Legal Environment of Business and Online Commerce, 6e examines how the current legal environment, government regulation, and e-commerce environment impact today's business decisions. The cases in this text are cutting-edge, exciting, and engaging, and the reasoning of each case is presented in the language of the court. The sixth edition focuses on presenting the legal environment and ethics in a way that will spur students to ask questions and go beyond basic memorization. And, in an effort to achieve greater clarity and brevity, this edition has combined some of its topics and chapters, and decreased the depth of some coverage, resulting in a text that's shorter in length with a reduced number of chapters and parts.
Exceptionally reader-friendly, this full-color introduction to contemporary business law offers full coverage and clear explanations of traditional business law topics AND addresses the legal environment in which business must operate. Over 100 enrichment boxes focus on contemporary, ethical, and international issues, and over 150 contemporary cases provide examples of the application of the law. Coverage includes the legal ramifications of the Internet and technology; contract formation and commercial law; contract performance and international trade; intellectual property rights including the exploding multimedia market and its legal implications; equal opportunity employment including the latest discussion of diversity in the workforce; ethics and social responsibility of business; product liability; and more. For those currently practicing in legal and/or business environments.
This text has a comprehensive coverage of the expanding area on intellectual property law and the new areas of domain names, electronic commerce, and Internet law. This fourth edition of incorporates e-commerce and Internet law throughout the book. Firstly, there is a new Unit IV Intellectual Property, E-Commerce, and Internet Law that has two chapters dealing exclusively with legal and business issues related to the new electronic commerce.
For courses in Paralegal (Introduction), Legal Concepts for Paralegals. Written by an award-winning author team, The Paralegal Professional: Essentials Version, 3e provides a solid foundation in concept knowledge and analytical skills. Using chapter opening vignettes, ethical perspectives, advice from the field, and chapter exercises, it develops real-world skills needed to be successful in a paralegal career. This edition features new video case studies andParalegals in Practice boxes that bring the world of the paralegal closer to the classroom. Its continued emphasis on technology and ethics shows what it means to be a professional in the field.
E-commerce, International, and Ethical Environment
Author: Henry R. Cheeseman
Designed for legal environment of business courses, this text focuses on how the legal environment impacts business decisions. The book fully integrates the AACSB curriculum standards throughout with extensive international, ethical and critical thinking examples. The cases are designed to be cutting edge, exciting, and engaging and the reasoning of each case is presented in the language of the court.
Written from the paralegal's perspective, this book examines the ethical, practical and professional topics relating to Contract Law and combines both substantive material and contemporary cases. Offering exceptional coverage of e-contracts and technology, it emphasizes contract law as an important core competency for all paralegals. Each chapter is infused with application-oriented features that range from scenarios to feature articles to portfolio-building exercises. End-of-chapter material focuses on reinforcing skills through internet exercises, case questions and case-briefing assignments. Throughout the book, each chapter shows how paralegals work with contracts and why it is important for all paralegals to understand contract law. Paralegals
ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 11TH EDITION gives your students a complete understanding of business law and today’s legal environment with a reader-focused, straightforward approach. Cases are carefully summarized and integrated in order to present both recent legal issues and landmark court decisions in a way that minimizes legal jargon. This edition thoroughly addresses a broad variety of key subjects and ethical issues while covering all business law topics required for success on today’s CPA exam. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.