MG 260 Business Law I
FA 2006 HO
Miratsky, Matthew J.
BA History Doane CollegeJD Creighton University School of Law
8-21 to 12-15
7:20 - 8:35 AM
Required: Richard A. Mann & Barry S. Roberts, BUSINESS LAW AND THE REGULATION OF BUSINESS. 8th edition. ISBN# 0-324-27074-7.
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Course grades will consist of the following:
(1) Attendance / Class Participation / Assignments: 10%. (100 points).
(2) 3 Exams – 25% each. 250 points each exam.
(3) Core Assesment - 20%, comprehensive final. This is not a take-home test and is closed book and notes. Use of electronic devises during the exam is prohibited, absent instructor approval. 200 points.
A: 90% and up. 900 points and above.
B: 80-89%. 800 - 899 points.
C: 70% to 79%. 700 to 799 points.
D: 60% to 69%. 600 to 699 points.
F: Less than 60%. Below 600 points.
Aug 22 Class Overview ---
Aug 24 Part I – Introduction to Law & Ethics 1,2
Aug 29-31 Part II – Legal Environment of Business 3,4,5,6
Sept 5-7 Part II – Legal Environment of Business (cont'd) 7,8
Sept 12 Exam over Part II 3-8
Sept 14 Part III – Contracts 9
Sept 19-21 Part III – Contracts (cont'd) 10,11
Sept 26-28 Part III – Contracts (cont'd) 12,13
Oct 3-5 Part III – Contracts (cont'd) 14,15
Oct 10-12 Part III – Contracts (cont'd) 16,17
Oct 17-19 FALL BREAK
Oct 24-26 Part III – Contracts (cont'd) 18
Oct 31 Exam over Part III 9-18
Nov 2 Part IV – Sales 19,20
Nov 7-9 Part IV – Sales (cont'd) 21,22
Nov 14 Part IV – Sales (cont'd) 23
Nov 16 Part V – Negotiable Instruments 24
Nov 21 Part V – Negotiable Instruments (cont'd) 25
Nov 23 THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
Nov 28-30 Part V – Negotiable Instruments (cont'd) 26,27,28
Dec 5 Exam over Parts IV, V
Dec 7 Core Assessment Review
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Last Updated:8/22/2006 10:52:25 AM