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Business: Legal Research: Start Here

What is "Business Law"

According to Britannica Encyclopedia,  "Business Law" is defined as "the body of rules, whether by convention, agreement, or national or international legislation, governing the dealings between persons in commercial matters".

Laws and Regulations which fall in Business Law categories are: Advertising Law, Employment & Labor Law, Environmental Regulations, Finance Law, Licenses & Permits, Patents, Trademarks, Copyright, E-Commerce, Privacy Laws, Taxs, Uniform Commercial Code, Workplace Safety & Health. 

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Associate Professor / Librarian for Haslam Business, Advertising, RTHM & Executive MBA Programs

P. Judy Li, PhD's picture
P. Judy Li, PhD
Judy's academic credentials (all from North America universities): PhD, MLIS, MBA (Entrep.), BA(Business Adm.).
Previously worked as an information professional at: research centers (county public library's Business/Law/Gov subject section, academic libraries' Business section, special libraries with companies in Telecommunication Industry and Finance Industry) - USA, Canada, HongKong (pre-1997 - British National Oversea)