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BLAW 2033: Legal Environment of Business

Prerequisite: Sophomore standing

A survey of the basic framework of the American and international legal systems, including civil procedure, constitutional law, administrative regulation, and topics in business law, with particular emphasis on the ethical, sociocultural and political influences affecting such environments.

BLAW 3063: Commercial Law

Prerequisites: BLAW 2033. Additional prerequisites for 3000 and 4000 level courses are listed in the College of Business section of this catalog.

An in-depth analysis of the Uniform Commercial Code and its effect on the business environment. Course focuses on sales, negotiable instruments, secured transactions, and bankruptcy. Significant federal and state statutes affecting commerce also are explored.

BLAW 4073: Special Topics in Law

Prerequisites: BLAW 2033. Additional prerequisites for 3000 and 4000 level courses are listed in the College of Business section of this catalog.

Course offers an in-depth exploration of selected legal issues affecting business. The primary focus of the course will vary from offering to offering; thus the course may be taken more than once.