Business Law and the Legal Environment - MNMGT301 (2020)

This paper overviews the sources of New Zealand business law and obligations that arise under this law, and critically examines the importance of key aspects of: the Legal System and Treaty of Waitangi; Jurisdiction; Business forms; Directors duties; Agency; Contracts and On-line Contracts; Consumer Law - Fair Trading Act 1996 and Consumer Guarantees Act 1993; Torts: negligence, defamation, invasion of privacy, negligent misstatement and passing off; Intellectual Property: copyright, trademarks and patents; privacy; employment law and issues in e-commerce.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): ACCT224, ACCT321, ACCT324, MNMGT201

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton
20A (TGA)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Tauranga
20B (HAM)B Semester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Hamilton
20B (TGA)B Semester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Tauranga

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2020 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2020 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for MNMGT301. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Accounting

Other available years: Business Law and the Legal Environment - MNMGT301 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 3 September 2019 10:51am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 July 2019 3:04pm

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