Law of Enterprise Organization

Course Code
BL 516
Hours
1.5 hours
Type
Elective
Offered
  • Winter 21 (A)
Prerequisites
No credit in LHC 506 or 517 or BL 506 or 517
Law of Enterprise Organization ---This course provides an introduction to the legal framework in which managers operate a business enterprise. It examines various business relationships and organizations including: - Agency relationships - Partnerships - Limited liability companies - Corporations - Duties of senior management - Rights of shareholders - Rights and duties in the context of transactions for corporate control - Insider trading Because the course focuses on the legal environment in which management decisions are made, legal cases are used in class discussion.

BL 516 fulfills the MBA Law/Ethics Requirement for students in the Full-Time MBA program.

Taught By
Cindy Schipani
  • Merwin H. Waterman Collegiate Professor of Business Administration
  • Professor of Business Law
Cindy A. Schipani is the Merwin H. Waterman Collegiate Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Business Law at the University of...