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BUSI3705U: Legal Environment of Business
Course outline for Fall 2013

1. Course Details & Important Dates*
Course Type

Classes Start
Classes End
Last Day to Drop Course Without Academic Consequence
Final Exam Period
UA2130 (Monday)
UA2120 (Tuesday)
September 5, 2013
December 4, 2013
October 2, 2013
December 6 – December 18, 2013
* for other important dates go to:>Current Students >Important Dates


2. Instructor Contact Information
Instructor Name
Rajen Akalu
ERC 2084

[email protected]
Office Hours: Tuesdays 10:00 – 11:30

Laboratory/Teaching Assistant Name

3. Course Description
The course provides a foundation in the main areas of law that apply to business. Students will critically analyze and discuss business related problems and solutions and will learn about the practical application of legal concepts and principles.

4. Course Outcomes
On the successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

1. Understand the role of law in guiding business
2. Understand the importance of legal knowledge in the business environment 3. Understand the challenges posed by business ethics and their relationship to legal requirements

5. Course Design
Students will be assigned mandatory readings to be completed prior to each class. The teaching format consists of lectures that outline the given course topic and seminars where the course material will be applied.

6. Outline of Topics in the Course

Lecture 1
Seminar 1
Sept. 9, 2013
Sept. 10, 2013
Course Introduction
Canadian Legal System
Chapters 1 and 2
Lecture 2
Seminar 2
Sept. 16, 2013
Sept. 17, 2013
Contracts I
Introduction to Contracts
Contractual Relations
Chapters 5 and 6
Lecture 3
Seminar 3
Sept. 23, 2013
Sept. 24, 2013
Contracts II
Contractual Terms
Non-Enforceable Contracts
Termination and Enforcement
Chapters 7, 8 and 9
Lecture 4
Seminar 4
Sept. 30, 2013
Oct. 1, 2013
Torts I
Introduction to Torts
Chapters 10 and 11
Lecture 5
Seminar 5
Oct. 7, 2013
Oct. 8, 2013
Torts II
Other Torts
Chapter 12
Lecture 6
Seminar 6
Oct 14, 2013
Oct. 15, 2013

Thanksgiving – no classes
Oct. 19 2013

Lecture 7
Seminar 7
Oct. 21, 2013
Oct. 22, 2013
Property I
Real Property
Personal Property
Chapter 17 and 19
Lecture 8
Seminar 8
Oct. 28, 2013
Oct. 29, 2013

Property II
Intellectual Property
Chapter 18
Lecture 9
Seminar 9
Nov. 4, 2013
Nov. 5, 2013
Business Organizations I
Forms of Business Organizati...

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