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LGS 253 - Business Law 1

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
Study basic principles of law and their impact on common business transactions. Explore sources of law, the judicial system, a wrongdoer’s liability for harm to society (crimes) and to the injured party (torts), the formation and performance of contracts, the ownership and transfer of personal and real property, principals and their agents and factors to be considered in choosing the form of a business (partnership and corporations) to be organized. Lab fees reduced for this course. See Course Fees .

Note: Also offered as LGS 253H ; credit will not be given for LGS 253 and also LGS 253H, BPA 253, or BPA 253H.