Introduction to the Legal System/Honors

LPP 255 - Introduction to the Legal System/Honors

MySlice Info:

Term: Spring 2017
Class #: 37303
Section: M002
Credits: 3

Prof. Lisa Knych

Counts toward:
Dept Soc Sci

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


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.