Canadian Business Law Today

© 2017
by Nancy Breen, Shane Ellis, Craig Stephenson

1st Edition 592 Pages Paperback / softback
9780070310063 0070310068
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Breen/Ellis/Stephenson Canadian Business Law Today, First Edition, is an exciting new ground up product specifically designed for Canadian college courses, or for instructors that want concise business law coverage. Fundamental topics of Canadian business law such as the court and legal system, tort law, contract law, employment law, property law, and business organization are introduced and discussed.
With an emphasis on active learning to engage students, Canadian Business Law Today contains current Canadian examples, legal scenarios, and case studies, along with comprehensive instructor resources to suit a variety of teaching and learning styles. 

Chapter 1 Business Law
Chapter 2 Resolution of Disputes
Chapter 3 Tort Law
Chapter 4 Specific Issues in Tort Law
Chapter 5 Elements of Contracts, E-Commerce and Technology
Chapter 6 Contracts: Problems with Formation
Chapter 7 Contracts: Ending Contracts
Chapter 8 Employment Law
Chapter 9 Property Law
Chapter 10 Business Organization
Chapter 11 Banking, Creditors? Rights, and Bankruptcy
Retained Features

Canadian Perspective and Content. Authored by three college instructors that teach the business law course in Canada, this ground up business law product has been built specifically for the Canadian college market, or for courses that want concise coverage.

Concise Coverage. Breen covers the fundamental topics of Canadian business law without overwhelming students. Topics such as the court and legal system, tort law, contract law, property law, employment, and business organizations are introduced and discussed.

Active Learning Emphasis. An accessible writing style and engaging pedagogical elements combine to motivate students to actively participate in their learning. Numerous examples, cases, and questions guide students in understanding Canadian business law and provide an opportunity for students to apply the legal concepts and principles. Pedagogy such as ?Did You Know?, "Case Study?, and ?Legal Scenario? boxes, are integrated throughout. The "For Review? section at the conclusion of each chapter provides questions and activities to help students review and reinforce the material covered.

Currency. Breen provides current coverage of the Canadian legal system with a look at the areas, sources, and types of law in Canada. Business people need to be informed about the law and how it affects their business in order to make prudent business decisions.

Comprehensive Instructor Resources. Saving time and supporting teaching efforts, the comprehensive instructor resources include an Instructor's Manual (with teaching guide, activities and ideas to implement a "flipped classroom?), PowerPoint Slides, Computerized Test Bank, and Image Library.

Flexible Purchase Options. A variety of purchase options is available with Breen Canadian Business Law Today First Edition, including Connect online access; print text + Connect package; print text; and Loose Leaf print option for students that have purchased Connect online access.

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