Understanding Business Law

Stephen Graw, David Parker, Keturah Whitford, Elfriede Sangkuhl, Christina Do

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Understanding Business Law 7th edition is a textbook for students studying commercial law at Australian universities. It is also a readily accessible reference for those encountering commercial law issues in their everyday work.

The 7th edition coverage includes the Legal System, the Law of Contract, Sale of Goods and Consumer Protection, Agency, Business Organisations, Property (including Intellectual Property), Bailment, Insurance, Torts, Debt Recovery, Bankruptcy and Insolvency, Negotiable Instruments, Banking and Payment Systems, Employment Law and Business Ethics. The authors use case examples and real-life scenarios to illustrate how legal principles are applied in a business context. This new edition is accompanied by extensive ancillary material to aid student learning and provide lecturer support.


Includes current legislative changes, Australian Business, Consumer and Insurance Law. Strong pedagogy to assist student learning, including colour internal design to improve readability and accessibility. Online support material allows students to self-test and practice for exams; Extensive lecturer support makes class preparation easier and leads to higher student satisfaction.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChatswood, N.S.W
PublisherLexisNexis Butterworths
ISBN (Print)9780409338157.
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes


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