Course Descriptions

Ethics and Law

ETLW 311 Business Law I (3)

Richard Custin

rcustin@sandiego.edu

CRN 282 Limit 30
6-week Session I (6/5 – 7/14)
TTh
9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
OH-325

Prerequisites: (MATH 130 or MATH 150 or MATH 151)
Covers the fundamentals of United States law and legal system, relationship of law to ethics, criminal law, torts, contracts, agency, risk management, insurance, and hiring and managing an attorney. Special emphasis is given to preventing legal problems and resolving conflicts in business for business practitioners. Systems and methods of dispute resolution are considered, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and the U.S. judicial system, including small claims court. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than eight (8) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 9.