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Business Law: An Active Learning Approach

Business Law: An Active Learning Approach

Peter Handley, Jim Clevinger, John Vaughan, Tim Birtwhistle, Tony Oneill, Sue Wall

ISBN: 978-0-631-20183-0

Mar 1997, Wiley-Blackwell

440 pages

Select type: Paperback

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Business Law is part of a new national program of highly developed texts and modules for undergraduate students following business studies prgograms. It provides 100 hours of quality study to be used by students in a supported learning environment.
Guide for Students.

Guide for Lecturers.

Part I:.

The English Legal System.

The Nature of Law.

Sources of Law.

The Courts and Tribunals.

Legal Personnel and Legal Aid.

Part II: .

Legal Relationships.

Liability for Employees and Agents.

Sole Traders and Partnerships.

Forming a Company.

Managing the Company.

Part III:.

Business Contracts.

Making a Contract.

What can go Wrong During the Making of a Contract.

Contractual Terms.

Discharging a Contract.

Part IV:.

Non-Contractual Obligations of the Seller/Producer.

The Duty of Care in Negligence.

Other Aspects of Negligence and Product Liability.

Other Aspects of Tort.

Liability in Respect of Employees.

Part V:.

European Community Law.

The Development of the European Community.

The Functions of the Institutions.

The Sources of European Community Law.

The Integration of European Community Law at a National Level.

Enforcement of European Community Law at a European Level.

  • Comprehensive coverage and does not assume any prior knowledge of the subject.

  • Numerous self check questions and activity boxes to test students' understanding.

  • A lively and accessible approach for students.