Course Descriptions

Course catalog descriptions for courses offered in the W10(A) term.

Law, History, Communication

 
LHC 504 Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship
  2.25 hours Elective Terms Offered: W10(A)
  Advisory Prerequisites: No JD students 
   
  Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship - Law provides entrepreneurs with many opportunities for competitive advantage. This course offers an examination of legal issues that every entrepreneur should understand, from start-up to IPO, in order to make good business decisions. These issues include:

• Leaving your current employer to start a business
• Forms of business organizations and ownership structure
• Funding the venture
• Entering contracts
• Product liability to product innovation
• Hiring and retaining the best staff
• Protecting your intellectual property
• Going public

This course fulfills the MBA law/ethics requirement.