BUS 211 - Business Law - Barry Morinaka, JD, PhD
|Professor:||Barry Morinaka, JD, PhD|
WORDS OF WELCOME:
Hello and welcome to Business Law 211! My name is Barry S. Morinaka and I look forward to working with each of you. As you will see (or have) in my biography I am extremely interested and excited about the online learning/teaching environment. I have also been practicing business and international law, for more than 40 years and will be happy to share my experiences and would like you to share yours while we explore the world's changing legal environment. I can assure you that we "all" have valuable experiences to share whether they’re in business, learning, teaching, or any other endeavor; they each deal with the topic of “law.” I look forward to learning with you as we share our collective experiences. This syllabus outlines how the course will evolve over the next several weeks and what I expect of you. Also posted immediately below the syllabus is a “Summary of "Assignments and Due Dates" for your reference. You may want to use this as an assignments completion check sheet. It might be helpful if you read through this syllabus along with the assignment list for a cross-reference.
It is nice to have you all in class. Keep in mind that if you have questions, make sure and ask!
Let's have an enjoyable and educational session.
Barry S. Morinaka, JD, PhD
Course Description: Introduces the legal environment of business, including the classification of civil actions and business crimes, examination of state and federal court systems, detailed study of contract, tort, employment discrimination, and property law.
Units: 3 semester units.
What to Expect in this Course
This is a very fast-paced and rigorous course. Also, it is a 8-week course, opposed to 16 weeks.
Types of Assessments
Tests, Case studies, discussion boards and problems
Textbook Information / Link to ZTC Textbook
Title: Business Law Today, Comprehensive – 12th edition Edition: 12th Publisher: Cengage Note: Print copy required. ACCESS code is not used in this course.
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Last updated: 10/05/2021 Sub#: 702