Business Law: Fundamentals

LAW X 420

Examine the fundamental laws and key legal topics that are integral to operating a business in today's legal environment.

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Fall
Winter
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Online
Classroom
Starting at $795.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand fundamental tenets of contracts and the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Evaluate the protections and liabilities of different business organizations such as partnerships and corporations
  • Recognize grounds for business torts and property claims
  • Learn about bankruptcy, secured transactions, and government regulations as they affect business
  • Examine ethical and criminal implications of business actions

About this course:

This course explores the legal environment in which businesses operate and the critical interaction between business and the legal system. Students examine various areas of the law which are integral to the operation of business enterprises today. Topics include contracts, torts, agency, Uniform Commercial Code, bankruptcy, and the different forms of business entities. Business owners, managers, accountants, paralegals, and all those seeking to enrich their general understanding of the legal system can benefit from this course. Business Law: Fundementals also prepares students for the legal section of the CPA Exam.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Sanjesh Sharma
370200
Fee:
$795.00
34 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2019
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Notes
Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 29, 2019

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
370203
Fee:
$795.00
34 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2019
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 07, 2019
Course Requirements
Book: Smith and Roberson's Business Law by Richard A. Mann
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Sep 25, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 2, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 9, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 16, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 23, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 30, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 6, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 13, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 20, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 27, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Dec 4, 2019
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215

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