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Intro to the Legal System

LPP 255 - Intro to the Legal System

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Term: Spring 2014
Class #: 46508
Section: M002
Credits: 3

Prof. Lisa Knych

Counts toward:
Dept Soc Sci

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

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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. Counts as Critical Reflections for Arts & Sciences Liberal Arts Core.

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