BUL: Business Law Courses

College:Usha Kundu, MD College of Health

Courses

BUL 3130   Legal Environment of Business

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Background of law and legal environment of business, including administrative, social, political and ethical aspects. Coverage of law includes contracts, sales under Uniform Commercial Code, negotiable instruments and personal and real property.

BUL 3905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

BUL 4244   Commercial Law

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Study of selected topics in law pertaining to business transactions, business environment and associations, and financial securities. Offered concurrently with BUL 5831; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

BUL 4514   Intellectual Property Law

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets are the four building blocks of a secure Intellectual Property protection plan for a business. This course introduces these topics using classroom discussion, readings, presentations from local businesses. Students will apply the concepts in a paper which focuses on intellectual property protection for an imaginary business. Offered concurrently with BUL 5378. Graduate students will be assigned additional work.

BUL 4602   Legal Fundamentals of Healthcare and Public Health

3 sh (may be repeated for up to 6 sh of credit)

An overview of the laws most affecting the provision of healthcare and public health practices. The legal basis for government involvement in the public's health is examined with an analysis public health authority. A general overview of the laws controlling the provision of private sector healthcare including industry and professional regulation, prohibited payment schemes, Bioethics, end-of-life issues, informed medical consent, and patient privacy.

BUL 4905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

BUL 5378   Intellectual Property

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets are the four building blocks of a secure Intellectual Property protection plan for a business. This course introduces these topics and covers laws applicable to Intellectual property rights using classroom discussion, readings, presentations from local businesses. Students will apply the concepts in a paper which focuses on intellectual property protection for an imaginary business. Offered concurrently with BUL 4514. Graduate students will be assigned additional work.

BUL 5831   Commercial Law

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Study of selected topics in law pertaining to business transactions, business environment and associations, and financial securities. Offered concurrently with BUL 4244; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

BUL 5905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

BUL 6905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)