UConn BLAW 3175 - PPT chapter 1pre-class rev. (31 pages)

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University Of Connecticut
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Blaw 3175 - Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

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LEGAL AND ETHICAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS Gerlinde Berger Walliser JD Ph D Assistant Professor of Business Law University of Connecticut 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part Legal and Ethical Environment of Business Today s class Introduction to the instructor Introduction to the course Review of syllabus Chapter 1 Introduction to law 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part INTRODUCTION TO LAW Chapter 1 4 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part What is Law Opening Poll 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part Opening Poll 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part Characteristics of the Law Law is important Functioning court system prerequisite for a functioning economy Law is powerful Affects all people from CEO s to children Affects most of life from work to leisure Establishes rights and obligations http www youtube com watch v 6IIDJshJE3E Emotion in the courtroom Law is fascinating Televised trials often draw a large audience Legal decisions and the law itself gauge controversy 2013 Cengage Learning All Rights Reserved May not be scanned copied or duplicated or posted to a publicly accessible website in whole or in part Characteristics of the Law Law is complex and ambiguous Balances competing interests Examples FDA flavored cigarettes ban http www youtube com watchv aHvXjgk8PSk Fighting McDonalds for the right to sit http www nytimes com 2014 01 15 nyregion fighting a mcdonalds forthe right to sit and sit and sit html r 0 2013 Cengage Learning All



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