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BADM537. Legal, Ethical, and Social Environment

This course is a study of the appropriate roles of business in society, the constraints placed on business by the legal system and government regulation, and the ethical responsibilities of managers. It provides students with an understanding of how the law and the political process affect business strategy and decision making, including the various means and procedures for resolving legal disputes in business matters. The course highlights ethical conflicts and dilemmas, and provides plausible frameworks for dealing with those conflicts.