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Unformatted text preview: CHAPTER 1 CHAPTER BUSNESS AND ITS LEGAL ENVIRONMENT BUSNESS © Stanley A. Leasure DEFINITIONS DEFINITIONS Law Rule of Law CLASSIFICATION OF LAWS CLASSIFICATION Common Law vs. Civil Law Civil Law vs. Criminal Law Substantive Law vs. Procedural Law Public Law vs. Private Law Cyber Law SOURCES OF LAW SOURCES Constitutions Statutory Law Administrative Regulations Common Law COMMON LAW TRADITIONS COMMON Early English Courts Law Courts Remedies at Law Equity Courts Remedies in Equity CASE LAW CASE Precedent Stare Decisis LEGAL SANCTIONS/REMEDIES LEGAL Criminal Conduct Breach of Contract Tortious Conduct CASE TERMINOLOGY CASE Plaintiff Defendant Appellant/Petitioner Appellee/Respondent Judgment Opinion ...
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2011 for the course BESINESS 213 taught by Professor Streve during the Spring '11 term at Missouri State University-Springfield.
- Spring '11