Business law: a novel approach

Business law: a novel approach

Business law: a novel approach

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD1629

Edition Details

  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Pitman, 1997
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

XX, 523 pages : ILlustrations ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Business law: a novel approach is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Ewan MacIntyre.
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 3 editions
  • First edition Date: 1997
  • Last edition Date: 1997
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD1629
  • Dewey Code: 346.4207
  • ISBN: 0273623753 9780273623755
  • OCLC: 37988830

Main Contents

*Table of Cases *Table of Statutes *Part A: A Novel Approach *Episodes 1-16 *Part B: The Law *The legal system *Resolution of business disputes *Formation of contracts – Offer and acceptance *Other requirements of a contract – intention – consideration – formalities *Terms *Defects in the agreement – Misrepresentation, mistake and duress *Discharge of contracts and remedies for breach *Terms implied by statute *Contracts for the sale of goods *Agency *Credit transactions *Statutory regulation of business *Characteristics of business organisations *Formation of business organisations *Partners relations with outsiders and with each other *Shares and debentures *The management of a company *Dissolution of business organisations *Choice of legal status *Tort *Employment *Part C: Cases and Materials *Index

Summary Note

Presenting business law for non-lawyers, this text consists of a story dramatizing the development of a business and the characters surrounding it. It is presented in the form of 18 “Soap” episodes, which are followed by questions based on the episode, covering all the usual areas of business law. ”’

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Business law: a novel approach”, they can be found under the 346.4207 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KD1629 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Business law: a novel approach” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Commercial law
Great Britain


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