LENB 6651. LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES FOR THE ENTREPRENEUR. (1.5-0-1.5)
A survey of the law of contracts and its impact on agency, partnerships, and the employment
relationship. Additional topics include torts, insurance, landlord/tenant, taxation, and business
ethics. The goal of the course is not to impart technical legal skills, but to enhance the judgment
which students will bring to their responsibilities as entrepreneurs.
LENB 6960. COMMERCIAL LAW, REGULATION, AND CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY. (3-0-3)
The laws and major regulations impacting domestic and international commercial transactions are the focus of the course: contracts, secured transactions, business torts, debtor-creditor relations, bankruptcy, business organizations, insurance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and SEC Acts of 1933-1934. In addition, the necessary role of ethics in business decision making will be examined.