This course provides an overview of fundamental legal concepts and principles that affect business in a variety of functional and regulatory environments. This course is designed to provide students with an overview of various legal concepts and principles impacting business. It introduces students to a broad array of information and develops relevant skills encompassing the dynamic nature of the legal environment and its relationship to the transactional and functional aspects of business by incorporating unique instructional methodologies that combine theory with real life case examples of practical application and significance. Primary topics include the interplay among business, ethics, and law and between legal reasoning and research; the judicial system and conflict resolution,, and torts and business crimes. Important global concepts are discussed.