Course Descriptions

Business Law Courses


Professor: Bruce McClain; Associate Professor: Theresa Johnson Holt.

Course Descriptions

BLW 411 Business Law and Ethics (3-0-3).Prerequisite: Junior standing. Topics include elements of legal contracts, proof, inadmissible evidence, discharge, breach, and termination; statutes of fraud and limitations; principal-agent relationships; nature of partnerships and essentials of partnership agreements; formation and organization of corporations; powers and regulations of foreign corporations; Uniform Partnership and Ohio General Corporation Acts. Return to top

BLW 412 CPA Business Law (3-0-3). Prerequisite: BLW 411. Extends study of topics covered in BLW 411 and prepares students for the business law portion of the CPA exam. Reinforces contract law and key business law topics for accountants. Includes business crimes, SEC regulation, property rights, and accountant liability. Return to top

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