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Business Law:
Putting Ethics into Action.

Michigan Ross demonstrates how the different aspects of law — such as antitrust, corporate governance, employment, intellectual property, and securities regulation — intersect and inform ethical business decisions. Business law faculty research and contribute to the public debate on the role of law in promoting socially responsible conduct.

Business Law Faculty and Leadership

The expertise of our faculty spans both business and the law, with many holding law degrees and previous experience as lawyers in private practice, government service, or the corporate world. 

Dana Muir, Chair    
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Clea Davis, Faculty Support Administrator   
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Business Law Faculty

Robert L. Dixon Collegiate Professor of Business
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Business Law
Area Chair of Business Law
Business Law News
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