Connect with SmartBook Online Access for Canadian Business Law Today

© 2017
by Nancy Breen, Shane Ellis, Craig Stephenson

1st Edition Online resource
9780070720558 007072055X
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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. 
McGraw-Hill's award winning Connect with SmartBook online resource is new and available as a purchase option for Canadian Business Law Today.

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
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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.

Award Winning Technology. McGraw-Hill Education's Connect teaching and learning technology has been recognized in 2015 and 2016 with CODiE Awards for Education Technology including ?Best Post-Secondary Learning Content Solution?. The First Edition of Breen Connect includes SmartBook adaptive reading experience, Interactives, Quizzes, Videos, Test Bank Questions, and Connect Insight visual analytics.

Connect Insight. Connect Insight is a visual analytics dashboard for instructors, providing at-a-glance information regarding student performance which is immediately actionable. By presenting assignment, assessment, and topical performance results together with a time metric that is easily visible for aggregate or individual results, Connect Insight helps instructors improve class performance efficiently and effectively.

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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