Table of contents for Law for business / A. James Barnes, Terry Morehead Dworkin, Eric L. Richards.

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PART I: Introduction to Law Chapter 1: Law, Legal Reasoning, and the Legal Profession Chapter 2: Dispute Settlement Chapter 3: Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility Chapter 4: Business and the Constitution Chapter 5: Crimes Chapter 6: Intentional Torts Chapter 7: Negligence and Strict Liability Chapter 8: Licensing and Intellectual Property PART II: Contracts Chapter 9: The Nature and Origins of Contracts Chapter 10: Creating a Contract: Offers Chapter 11: Creating a Contract: Acceptances Chapter 12: Consideration Chapter 13: Capacity to Contract Chapter 14: Voluntary Consent Chapter 15: Illegality Chapter 16: The Form and Meaning of Contracts Chapter 17: Third Parties’ Contract Rights Chapter 18: Performance and Remedies PART III: Sales Chapter 19: Formation and Terms of Sales Contracts Chapter 20: Warranties and Product Liability Chapter 21: Performance of Sales Contracts Chapter 22: Remedies for Breach of Sales Contracts PART IV: Agency and Employment Chapter 23: The Agency Relationship - Creation, Duties, and Termination Chapter 24: Liability of Principals and Agents to Third Parties Chapter 25: Employment Laws PART V: Business Organizations Chapter 26: Which Form of Business Organization? Chapter 27: Partnerships Chapter 28: Formation and Termination of Corporations Chapter 29: Management of the Corporate Business Chapter 30: Financing the Corporation and the Role of the Shareholders Chapter 31: Securities Regulation Chapter 32: Legal Liability of Accountants PART VI: Property Chapter 33: Personal Property and Bailments Chapter 34: Real Property Chapter 35: Landlord and Tenant Chapter 36: Estates and Trusts Chapter 37: Insurance PART VII: Commercial Paper Chapter 38: Negotiable Instruments Chapter 39: Negotiation and Holder in Due Course Chapter 40: Liability of Parties Chapter 41: Checks and Electronic Funds Transfers PART VIII: Credit Transactions Chapter 42: Introduction to Security Chapter 43: Security Interest in Personal Property Chapter 44: Bankruptcy PART IX: Government Regulation Chapter 45: The Antitrust Laws Chapter 46: Consumer Protection Laws Chapter 47: Environmental Regulation Appendix A: The Constitution of the United States of America Appendix B: Glossary of Legal Terms and Definitions Appendix C: Spanish-English Equivalents for Important Legal Terms Subject Index

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Commercial law -- United States.
Trade regulation -- United States.
Business law -- United States.