A guide to business law
By: Dowler, Warwick.
Contributor(s): Miles, Christine.Publisher: Sydney Thomson Reuters 2015Edition: 21st edition.Description: 862 p.ISBN: 9780455233680.Subject(s): Commercial law | Torts | Business structures | Intellectual property | Property | Contracts | Consumers | Industrial laws and legislation | Business Management
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Introduction to the Australian legal system -- Legal institutions -- Introduction to torts -- Defamation and privacy -- Legal aspects of business -- Cheques and associated transactions -- Introduction to the law of contracts -- Intention to create legal relations -- Agreement -- Considerations -- Capacity -- Real or genuine consent -- Illegality -- Discharge of contracts and remedies for breach of contract -- Real and personal property -- Debt recovery and bankruptcy -- Sale of goods -- Competition and consumer law -- Sustainability -- Insurance and superannuation -- E-commerce -- Employment and industrial law -- Ethics in the business world.
This guide reflects the changes affecting business and commercial practices in Australia, with specific focus on business law, with references to State/Territory and Commonwealth legislation. Case law, courts/tribunals and various agencies and organisations.