MGT 710 Legal Environment & Commercial Transactions

MGT 710 Legal Environment and Commercial Transactions Law This course examines the legal environment in which businesses operate and the commercial and related laws that govern their operations. Through classroom lectures, case studies, and simulations, students’ study and practice Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) regulations related to the commercial transactions and businesses encounter. In addition, students will study advanced topics in ethics, arbitration, and cybersecurity law. Other specific areas of study include negotiable instruments, employment law, types of business organizations, government regulation of financial reporting, and intellectual property law. Emphasis will be on the application of law to business scenarios and problems. This course provides the essential legal studies needed by students sitting for the CPA Exam.