Higher Education

Student Guide to Sustainabillity, Law, and Ethics, 1st Edition

  • Don Mayer University of Denver
  • Roger LeRoy Miller Institute for University Studies, Arlington, Texas
  • ISBN-10: 1285752120  |  ISBN-13: 9781285752129
  • 80 Pages
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00

About

Overview

Enhance your Business Law or Legal Environment course with this short student guide on how law and ethics play a part in moving business and society toward (or away from) sustainability. You can assign all or part of this guide to supplement your Cengage textbook to illustrate how our laws occasionally boost, but more often impose barriers to, long-term sustainable planning at both the corporate and national level. The guide provides supplemental materials for Constitutional law, corporate and securities law, torts and contracts, real estate law, and international law and a brief but thorough introductory chapter on sustainability, law, and ethics.

Features and Benefits

  • The introductory chapter covers sustainability, law, and ethics.
  • Readers also will find supplemental material on Constitutional law, corporate and securities law, torts and contracts, real estate law, and international law.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Law and Legal Systems.
2. Contracts and Torts: The Common Law.
3. Administrative Agencies and Constitutional Law.
4. Corporations, Securities Law, and Banking.
5. Employment and Labor Law.
6. Real Estate Law.
7. International Law.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

ePack: Legal Environment, 5th + MindTap® Business Law Instant Access for Beatty/Samuelson's Legal Environment + Student Guide to Sustainabillity, Law, and Ethics

ISBN-10: 1305436059  | ISBN-13: 9781305436053

List Price = $371.95  | CengageBrain Price = $371.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $279.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • Legal Environment
    List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00
  • MindTap® Business Law, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Beatty/Samuelson's Legal Environment
    List Price = $100.00  | CengageBrain Price = $100.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $100.00
  • Student Guide to Sustainabillity, Law, and Ethics
    List Price = $39.95  | CengageBrain Price = $39.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00


Bundle: Legal Environment, 5th + Student Guide to Sustainabillity, Law, and Ethics + MindTap® Business Law, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305436067 | ISBN-13:  9781305436060

List Price = $371.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $279.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • Legal Environment
    List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00
  • MindTap® Business Law, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card for Beatty/Samuelson's Legal Environment
    List Price = $100.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $75.00
  • Student Guide to Sustainabillity, Law, and Ethics
    List Price = $39.95  | CengageBrain Price = $39.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Business Law Today, Standard: Text & Summarized Cases  (ISBN-10: 1133273564 | ISBN-13: 9781133273561)

BUSINESS LAW TODAY: STANDARD EDITION provides the legal credibility, authoritativeness, and comprehensiveness of a traditional business law book while also offering strong visual appeal and student friendly features. The text's engaging, high-interest presentation is complemented by the essential detail and information necessary to completely explain business law topics. The book truly offers you and your students the best of both worlds--a credible business law source, which students will be motivated to read. Its magic and the cornerstone of its widespread success is in this ability to appeal to both instructors and students without being mutually exclusive. BUSINESS LAW TODAY: STANDARD EDITION also offers the most comprehensive teaching and learning support package on the market, with something to fit many different instructional or learning styles. This text explicitly meets the AACSB curriculum requirements.

List Price = $399.95  | CengageBrain Price = $399.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $300.00

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases  (ISBN-10: 1133191355 | ISBN-13: 9781133191353)

This text is a briefer paperback version of the widely-adopted Miller BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE STANDARD EDITION. THE ESSENTIALS offers the very same traits that have made that book so successful edition after edition - it provides the legal credibility and authoritativeness of a traditional business law book while also offering strong visual appeal and student friendly features. The text's engaging, high-interest presentation is complemented by the essential detail and information necessary to completely explain law topics. The book truly offers you and your students the best of both worlds--a credible business law source, which students will be motivated to read. Its magic and the cornerstone of its widespread success is in this ability to appeal to both instructors and students without being mutually exclusive. BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS also offers the most comprehensive teaching and learning support package on the market, with something to fit many different instructional or learning styles. This text explicitly meets the AACSB curriculum requirements.

List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law: Text and Exercises  (ISBN-10: 1133625959 | ISBN-13: 9781133625957)

Concise and user-friendly, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES captures basic business law in a straightforward, practical manner. As part of the Cengage Advantage book collection, this paperback book offers students and teachers one of the most cost-effective and efficient choices for the business law survey course. This revised Seventh Edition is designed to help students master the legal concepts and doctrines presented, and to give them experience in applying basic legal principles to common business situations. Hypothetical examples and brief summaries of real court case examples are used for illustration of the legal principles. With this proven formula for success, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES continues to be the most approachable and practical text for the course.

List Price = $232.95  | CengageBrain Price = $232.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $174.75

Legal Environment  (ISBN-10: 1133587496 | ISBN-13: 9781133587491)

With Beatty and Samuelson's exciting fifth edition of LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, today's students are given personal experience in applying legal concepts to real-life issues using practical exercises found throughout the text. From the very first chapter, the authors' superb writing fascinates, drawing students into the concepts of business law within the context of vivid examples and memorable scenarios. No other text is as effective at equipping future business leaders with the knowledge and tools to anticipate the challenges that await them. LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, Fifth Edition teaches students why business law matters not only to their careers but also to their daily lives.

List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00

Student Supplements

Business Law Today, Standard: Text & Summarized Cases  (ISBN-10: 1133273564 | ISBN-13: 9781133273561)

Interesting, clear, and applied, BUSINESS LAW TODAY: STANDARD EDITION is the ideal guide to the law and what it means in the business world--from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. Easy to understand with an engaging writing style that is matched by vibrant visuals, BUSINESS LAW TODAY includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life--from the financial crisis and its impact on business law to identity theft,immigration law,and diversity issues.

List Price = $399.95  | CengageBrain Price = $399.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $300.00

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases  (ISBN-10: 1133191355 | ISBN-13: 9781133191353)

Interesting, clear, and applied, BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS is your concise guide to the law and what it means in the business world--from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. Easy to understand with an engaging writing style that is matched by vibrant visuals, BUSINESS LAW TODAY includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life. Fascinating features and intriguing cases highlight the material's practicality. The text's companion website includes resources to help you study, such as sample answers to selected end-of-chapter business scenarios and case problems (one per chapter); and interactive quizzes for every chapter.

List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00

Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law: Text and Exercises  (ISBN-10: 1133625959 | ISBN-13: 9781133625957)

Concise, straightforward, and student-friendly, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES captures basic business law in a practical manner that you will appreciate from the very first chapter. This paperback book is one of the most cost-effective and efficient choices for your business law survey course. The Seventh Edition is specifically designed to help you master the legal concepts and doctrines presented, and to give you experience in applying basic legal principles to common business situations. Hypothetical examples and brief real court case examples are used for illustration of the legal principles. With this proven formula for success, BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND EXERCISES continues to be the most approachable and practical text you will find!

List Price = $232.95  | CengageBrain Price = $232.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $174.75

Legal Environment  (ISBN-10: 1133587496 | ISBN-13: 9781133587491)

With its innovative, story-telling learning aids, fascinating cases, and compelling business applications, LEGAL ENVIRONMENT is not only authoritative and accurate—it is also a pleasure to read. From the very first chapter, the authors’ superb writing will draw you into the concepts of business law within the context of vivid examples and memorable scenarios. Throughout the text the authors "teach by example" using activities that enhance active learning by showing you how to think through issues from a lawyer's perspective. No other text is as effective at helping you learn how to apply concepts and contexts in practice, and in teaching you why business law matters not only to your career, but also to your daily life.

List Price = $299.95  | CengageBrain Price = $299.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $225.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Don Mayer

Don Mayer is Professor in Residence at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. He has written texts in business law and international business law and teaches International Law, Law and Public Policy, Business Ethics, and Creating Sustainable Enterprises.

Roger LeRoy Miller

Roger LeRoy Miller has served on the faculty of several respected universities, including the University of Washington, Clemson University, and the University of Miami School of Law. As a professor, he has taught intellectual property law and entertainment law, among other subjects. A widely published and respected author, his work has appeared in the Insurance Counsel Journal, Defense Research, California Trial Lawyers Journal, Antitrust Bulletin, Wisconsin Law Review, and Connecticut Law Review. He has authored or co-authored numerous authoritative textbooks on law, including BUSINESS LAW: TEXT & CASES; BUSINESS LAW TODAY: TEXT & SUMMARIZED CASES; and THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT TODAY. Professor Miller completed his studies at the University of California at Berkeley and University of Chicago.