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BLAW1050-A1 Legal Environment Of Business    (Fall 2004)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.

Course Details


Enrollment for this section is reserved for students in the School of Adult and Continuing Education (ACE).

All courses offered through the School of Adult and Continuing Education utilize an online component. The amount of online usage varies with the type of class. If you have any questions regarding this or anything else related to ACE, please direct your inquiry to ace@rmu.edu.



Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 1 (08/30/2004 - 12/18/2004)

Days: APPT

Time: -

Location: Pittsburgh(Heinz 57)

Room:

Seats Available: 15 Seats

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Fully Online Fee : $120.00

Course Description

This course introduces students to the legal system and the role it plays in the business world. Legal issues are addressed from a preventive rather than a curative point of view. Students learn to spot legal issues in various business situations and to make decisions with legal issues and legal consequences in mind. Specific areas studied include an introduction to the judicial system and judicial process, law and ethics in business, the law of contracts, consumer protection, professional liability, and legal and ethical issues in the workplace.

About The Instructor

Louis B. Swartz, J.D.

Coordinator, Pre-Law Advisory Program
Economics and Legal Studies

Professor of Legal Studies
Economics and Legal Studies


swartz@rmu.edu
412-397-6354 phone
412-397-2172 fax
Massey Hall 121
Profile

For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.



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