Graduate Program in Business Administration
This course concentrates on the legal aspects of business organizations and examines the laws controlling agencies, partnerships and corporations. Emphasis is placed on the rights, duties and liabilities of principals, agents, partners, shareholders, officers and directors. Students are exposed to a survey of the law of contracts, personal property, bailments, bankruptcy, commercial paper and secured transactions. Students also use case studies as a basis for understanding how legal requirements are applied in a variety of business settings.