Business Law, 7th Edition

UK Edition

By Denis Keenan & Sarah Riches
Financial Times/ Pearson Education Limited
February 2005
ISBN: 0582893976
634 Pages, 7 " x 9 "
$89.50 Paper Original


The market-leading text for service courses on introductory business law. Business Law 7th edition provides a clear, jargon-free and easy to understand text for students new to law. Comprehensive coverage and well illustrated by cases, diagrams, specimen documents and questions.

The text provides an excellent teaching resource for business law focusing on introductory aspects of English law and the English legal system; the law relating to business organizations, namely sole traders, partnerships and companies; legal aspects of business transactions, covering contract, tort, sale and supply of goods, consumer law and criminal liability in the context of business; and the law relating to employment.

Features
" In-chapter features including learning objectives, specimen examination questions and useful website references
" Companion website features regular updates to the law, enabling lecturers and students to keep up-to-date with new legislative developments
" Excellent lecturer support package including photocopiable OHT masters, problem scenarios and outline solutions

Contents
Table of Statutes
Table of Cases

PART 1: INTRODUCTION TO LAW
1. The Nature of Law
2. The Changing Law
3. Legal Services and Dispute Settlement

PART 2: BUSINESS ORGANISATIONS
4. Classification and Survey of Types of Business Organisation
5. Non-Corporate Organisations
6. Companies

PART 3: BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS
7. Introduction to the Law of Contract
8. Types of Business Contract
9. The Terms of Business Contracts
10. Contracts for the Supply of Goods and Services
11. Tort in Business
12. Criminal Liability of Business
13. Credit
14. Consumer Protection

PART 4: BUSINESS RESOURCES
15. Business Property
16. Employing Labour

Index


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