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Introduction to the Legal System

LPP 255 - Introduction to the Legal System

MySlice Info:

Term: Spring 2019
Class #: 37857
Section: M002
Credits: 3

Instructor:
Knych, Lisa

Counts toward:
Dept Soc Sci

Course Time(s):
TuTh 2:00pm-3:20pm

Location:
Class times and locations often change. Please verify your class schedule in MySlice.

Course Description:

This course will introduce you to law and the legal system. We will study how the law (in all its forms) and public policy affect business and society. We will focus on improving critical thinking skills when applying both procedural and substantive rules. In addition to emphasizing the importance of ethics throughout the course, we will specifically examine the law of contracts, torts, and employment. This course will promote clear and concise communication, written and verbal, in carrying out all course objectives.

Notes about this course:

This course does not count as Arts & Sciences credit.

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