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

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 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Instructor: Sanjesh Sharma
363983
Fee:
$795.00
7 days left. Enroll by Sep 27, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment recommended. No refund after October 4. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 1, 2018

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
Instructor: Alan Wallace
363982
Fee:
$795.00
6 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
See Details
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2018
Course Requirements
Book: Smith and Roberson's Business Law by Richard A. Mann
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Sep 26, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 3, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 10, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 17, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 24, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Oct 31, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 7, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 14, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 21, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Nov 28, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215
Discussion
Wed Dec 5, 2018
6:00PM - 9:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 215

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