BUSINESS LAW & CORPORATE GOVERNANCE - MINOR

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Minoring in Business Law & Corporate Governance will enable you to develop a robust understanding of the legal and ethical impact of business practices and the global economy. You will learn about contracts, commercial transactions, forms of business entities and other legal issues. You also learn how business entities are governed and managed and the rights and obligations of the entities’ stakeholders. Most importantly, Business Law & Corporate Governance minors are presented with a focus on ethical decision making and socially responsible behavior.

EARNING A MINOR

You must complete three of the required courses listed below; two must be Business Law (BL) courses, one of which must be BL 2135 or BL 2185.

Note: Starting Class #2025, all VSB minors, including  BL minor, require three unique courses to complete the minor requirements.

REQUIRED MINOR COURSES

BL 2135 - Bus. Entity Law, Gov, Ethics

Description:
The law of agency, partnerships and corporations; personal property; the Uniform Commercial Code sections dealing with secured transactions and negotiable instruments; moral and ethical dimensions; comparison with other legal systems.
Prerequisites:
VSB 2007
Credit Hours:
3
Last Offered:
Spring 2021, Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018
CRSE Attributes:
NONE

3 cr. from either: 
    a.  BL 2150 – Real Estate Princs Pracs (through Spring 2020), OR
    b.  RES 2250 – Real Estate Law (available starting Fall 2020)

BL 2160 - International Business Law

Description:
The nature, sources, functions and practical applications of International Law, approached from a perspective of the individual, governments, and business entities. Emphasis on the "rules" that govern doing business globally and resolving disputes.
Prerequisites:
VSB 2007
Credit Hours:
3
Last Offered:
Fall 2021, Fall 2020, Fall 2019, Fall 2018
CRSE Attributes:
NONE


 


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