Thomas College

Course Information

another search

Number:MG552
Name:Legal Aspects of Management
Description:This course investigates the partnership and corporate laws that directly affect the line officer and managerial policy-making. Other topics include powers and responsibilities of shareholders, officers, and directors; liabilities of the corporation and its officers under criminal law; and government constraints and implications for the private enterprise system.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):

Course Objectives

This course is a comprehensive look at the myriad of laws and regulations that effect business today. The course will examine a variety of legal issues, some of which are very complex in nature. The goal of the course is to make you keenly aware of the legal issues and the underlying laws, rules, regulations, interpretations, and opinions which impact business on a daily basis.
It is the intent of this class that the student will learn to recognize and anticipate possible legal problems becoming familiar with their avoidance and resolution.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher Instructor New Used Rental eBook
S 2017 (none) Stitham $0 $0 $0
S 2017 GETTING TO YES (UPDATED+REVISED) 9780143118756 FISHER REV 11 PENG RAND Stitham $0 $14 $0
S 2017 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 9781285428222 MEINERS 12TH 15 CENGAGE L Stitham $0 $160 $0
S 2016 GETTING TO YES (UPDATED+REVISED) 9780143118756 FISHER REV 11 PENG RAND Stitham $18 $0 $0
S 2016 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 9781285428222 MEINERS 12TH 15 CENGAGE L Stitham $0 $279 $0
S 2015 (none) Stitham $0 $0 $0
S 2015 GETTING TO YES (UPDATED+REVISED) 9780143118756 FISHER REV 11 PENG USA Stitham $0 $13 $0
S 2015 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 9781285428222 MEINERS 12TH 15 CENGAGE L Stitham $0 $262 $0
S 2014 GETTING TO YES (UPDATED+REVISED) 9780143118756 FISHER REV 11 Stitham $0 $0 $0
S 2014 LEGAL ENVIR.OF BUSINESS 9780538473996 MEINERS 11TH 12 Stitham $0 $0 $0
S 2014 (none) Stitham $0 $0 $0
S 2013 Legal Aspects of Corporate Management -Access 978-1-4533-4325-8 Mayer 2012 Flat World Knowledge Jennings $39 $0 $0
U 2010 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSI 0-324-65436-7 MEINERS 10 SW Lemire $219 $164