South Suburban College
South Suburban College

Business Law Courses

Numbers in parenthesis are credit hours/semester and actual hours/week in class.

Where special course fees are required in addition to tuition, they are noted at the end of the individual course description. These fees are subject to change without prior notice.


BLW 201 - Introduction to Business Law (3, 3)

A college transfer course; consult the Transfer Center for more details.

Introduction to the legal system as it affects business activity. Areas of concentration include formation and nature of contacts, the agency relationships and the Uniform Commercial Code Law of Sales and Commercial Paper.

BLW 202 - Intermediate Business Law (3, 3)

A college transfer course; consult the Transfer Center for more details.
Prerequisite: BLW 201 with grade of "C" or above

Forms of business organization with emphasis on the formation, operations, and dissolution of partnerships and corporations. Secured transactions as governed by the Uniform Commercial Code. Basic laws of real and personal property, estates and trusts, bailments, and insurance.

BLW 203 - Legal Environment of Business (3, 3)

A college transfer course; consult the Transfer Center for more details.

A study of the legal and social environment of business, with emphasis on business ethics and corporate social responsibilities. Areas of concentration include governmental regulation of business, securities law, consumer protection law, labor law, and employment law.

BLW 204 - Cyberlaw, Legal Issues in Cyberspace (3, 3)

This is an introduction to the field of Cyberlaw. Areas of concentration include Introduction to Cyberlaw (including cyberlaw technology and jurisdiction). Intellectual Property Issues in Cyberspace (including trademarks and copyrights), and Social Issues in Cyberspace (including privacy, obscenity, defamation, and information security).

BLW 205 - Cyberlaw for Small Business (1, 1)

This is an introduction to the field of Cyberlaw. Areas of concentration include Introduction to Cyberlaw (including cyberlaw technology), Intellectual Property Issues in Cyberspace (including copyrights), and Social Issues in Cyberspace (including privacy, defamation, and information security).

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