BUL: Business Law Courses

Courses

BUL 3130   Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Background of law and the legal and ethical environment of business. Coverage includes ethical decision making, courts and alternative dispute resolution, torts, criminal law, contracts, intellectual property, agency and an introduction to business organizations.

BUL 3905   Directed Study

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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

BUL 4244   Commercial Law

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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; BUL 5831 includes additional learning objectives not included in BUL 4244. Credit for both BUL 4244 and BUL 5831 is not permitted.

BUL 4514   Intellectual Property Law

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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

College of Health, Department of Health Sciences & Admin

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

This course provides an overview of laws most affecting healthcare practices. The legal basis for government involvement in healthcare is examined with an analysis of the laws controlling the provision of healthcare industry and professional regulations. This course provides an in-depth overview of healthcare law, allowing students to acquire skills to confirm their actions to legal requirements and ethically analyze daily healthcare situations.

BUL 4905   Directed Study

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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

BUL 5378   Intellectual Property

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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; BUL 5831 includes additional learning objectives not included in BUL 4244. Credit for both BUL 4244 and BUL 5831 is not permitted.

BUL 5905   Directed Study

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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

BUL 6905   Directed Study

College of Business, Department of Accounting & Finance

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