Law & Environment (LE)

LE 510     Commercial Transactions     3 Credit Hours

This course provides both the content and context needed to understand the legal impact of business decisions with particular emphasis on commercial transactions. Topics include law of contracts and sales, commercial paper, secured transactions, and debtor-creditors relationships. Student completing LE 453 or equivalent may waive LE 510.

Restriction(s):
Can enroll if Class is Graduate

LE 523     Legal Environment for Managers     3 Credit Hours

This course equips the student to develop a logical approach to problem solving based on critical legal thinking, sound business judgment, and ethical considerations. The student will be introduced to the principal ways the law is made and enforced, including the development of the common law, statutory interpretation, and agency processes. The course surveys the impact of regulation on the relationships between the business and its customers, suppliers, products or services, employees, and owners. Graduate standing required.

Prerequisite(s): BE 530 or BE 504

Restriction(s):
Can enroll if Class is Graduate

*An asterisk denotes that a course may be taken concurrently.

Frequency of Offering

The following abbreviations are used to denote the frequency of offering: (F) fall term; (W) winter term; (S) summer term; (F, W) fall and winter terms; (YR) once a year; (AY) alternating years; (OC) offered occasionally