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MindTap Business Law for Legal Environment 6th Edition

Jeffrey F. Beatty, Susan S. Samuelson

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Overview

MindTap® Business Law for Beatty/Samuelson's Legal Environment, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap lets you personalize teaching with customizable tools. Search the library of cases from previous editions to add to the learning path. Interactive cases and exhibits and video explanations are integrated into the reader. Activities help students prepare, engage, apply and analyze business law content while elevating learning, promoting critical thinking skills, and producing better outcomes. The Adaptive Test Prep helps students study with unlimited practice and feedback, while analytics detail class progress.

MindTap for Business Law

Jeffrey F. Beatty, Boston University

Jeffrey F. Beatty, J.D., was an exceptional teacher, having won both the Metcalfe Prize and Cup, Boston University's highest teaching award as well as the Charles Hewitt Award, which is given each year by the Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) for excellence in teaching. The highest honor for teaching conferred by the ALSB, this award is dedicated to the communication and recognition of creative teaching practices of business law. Prior to his joining the faculty at Boston University, Professor Beatty worked for several years as a legal aid lawyer, concentrating on general civil litigation. He also practiced in a private firm, where he concentrated on general civil litigation, including trials and appeals of tort, contract, employment, and property cases. Professor Beatty wrote television scripts and plays that were performed in Boston, London, and Amsterdam.

Susan S. Samuelson, Boston University

Susan S. Samuelson, J.D., is a tenured full professor in the School of Management at Boston University, where she has been awarded the Broderick Prize in recognition of outstanding teaching accomplishments. She teaches both law and ethics to undergraduates, graduate students, and executives. Professor Samuelson's research has focused on securities law and the management of lawyers (in both law firms and corporations). Her articles have appeared in the Boston University Law Review, Ohio State Law Journal, the Harvard Journal on Legislation and the Sloan Management Review, among others. She practiced law in the corporate department of the law firm Choate, Hall, and Stewart. She earned both an AB and JD at Harvard University.
  • MindTap helps streamline your workflow with carefully curated content and a unique set of tools saving you valuable time in your course preparations. In addition, automatically grades assignments and quizzes while also providing students with instant feedback on their work.
  • Provide students with organizational and study tools designed to better manage their limited time, allowing them to complete assignments whenever and wherever they are ready to learn.
  • Save students money in their course materials with a single destination that reflects exactly what’s important to you, the instructor.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app adjust the course as needed based analytics of interactivity in the course.
  • With the MindTap Mobile App, you can keep your students informed of assignments, course due dates, or any changes to your course while also arming them with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
  • Build and personalize your course by integrating your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more. Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class within the student view of the Progress App.
  • Engage students with course material specially customized for them by you streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface.
LEARNING PATH
Prepare: Business Law Ebook and Worksheets – help students prepare for class with interactive guided reading & comprehension exercises. Students can interact with cases and exhibits in the ebook. All worksheets can be used as assignable and gradeable work. More effective than a pop quiz!

Engage: Video Activities – engage students using real-world scenarios that bring business law to life and help students make connections with real work situations. Includes comprehension questions for practice and assignable gradeable homework.

Apply: Brief Hypothetical Scenarios - These short fictional scenarios, help students spot the issue and apply the law and concepts that they’ve learned. These are great questions for exam preparation.

Analyze: Case Problem Blueprints - Promote deeper critical thinking and legal reasoning by guiding students step-by-step through a case problem and then adding in a critical thinking section based on “What if the facts were different.”
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Each MindTap product offers the full, mobile-ready textbook combined with superior and proven learning tools at one affordable price. Students who purchase digital access can add a print option at any time when a print option is available for their course.

This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

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  • ISBN-10: 1305627547
  • ISBN-13: 9781305627543
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $100.00
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Digital Access + Print — Flexible Value

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  • ISBN-10: 1305928660
  • ISBN-13: 9781305928664
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MindTap for Business Law is Student Approved

The verdict is in – students are loving MindTap. Instructors are noticing that students are appreciating having these tools at their fingertips to help them prepare for and excel in class. Doing the activities, having the extra practice, and having it all together in one place really helps students reach a higher level of learning.

"MindTap's greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable."

"I'm convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students’ engagement. It was an unmitigated success."

"Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I've never seen any results like this."

"MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there."

"I'm definitely more engaged because of MindTap."

"MindTap puts practice questions in a format that works well for me."

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor's Companion Website

ISBN: 9781305507517
Find everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of book-specific lecture and class tools is available online via www.cengage.com/login. Access and download PowerPoint® presentations, images, the Instructor’s Manual, videos, and more.

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero Instant Access

ISBN: 9781305508064
Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero®, is a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the text's test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions. Create multiple test versions in an instant and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.