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Chapter 04

#021: Pleadings

In Episode #21 of Business Law 101, I discuss the legal concept of pleadings.

#020: Venue & Bristol Meyers

On this episode of Business Law 101, I explain the legal concept of venue and discuss the Bristol Meyers case.

#019: Jurisdiction & Long-Arm Statutes

Professor David Schein explains jurisdiction and long-arm statutes.

#018: Class Action: Walmart & Breast Implant Cases

In Episode #18 of Business Law 101, I discuss two famous class-action lawsuits: Wal-Mart v. Betty Dukes, and the breast implant cases.

#017: The Navient Case & Class-Action Lawsuits

In episode 17 of Business Law 101, I give an overview of class-action lawsuits and discuss Navient case.

#016: What is Legal Standing?

In this episode, we explain the concept of legal standing.

#015: An Overview of Litigation

In this episode of Business Law 101, we give an overview of the concept of litigation.

Chapter 03

#014: Law vs. Equity

Professor David Schein explains the difference between law and equity.

#013: State vs. Federal Jurisdiction

Professor David Schein explains Federal and State jurisdiction, and when each apply.

#012: The Jury

Professor David Schein explains the types and various roles of juries in the U.S. court system.

#011: Structure of the U.S. Court System

Professor David Schein explains the structure of the U.S. court system.

Chapter 02

#010: How to Build an Ethical Business

Professor David Schein discusses how you can build an ethical business.

#009: Tools for Ethical Decision Making

Professor David Schein discusses the tools needed for ethical decision making.

#008: Ethics & the Enron Case

Professor David Schein discusses business ethics as they relate to the Enron case.

#007: Legality vs. Ethics

Professor David Schein discusses the difference between legality and ethics.

Chapter 01

#006: Stare Decisis & Issues with Common Law

Professor David Schein explains the legal concept of stare decisis and the drawbacks of the Common Law system.

#005: Common vs. Civil Law

Professor David Schein discusses the difference between common and civil systems of law.

#004: Legislation & Uniform State Laws

Professor David Schein gives an overview of legislation and uniform state laws.

#003: Types & Sources of Law

Professor David Schein gives an overview of the types and sources of law.

#002: Eminent Domain – The Kelo Case

Professor David Schein discusses Kelo vs. City of New London, an important court decision interpreting  eminent domain laws in the U.S.

#001: Why Study Business Law?

Professor David Schein explains why you should study business law.