NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Assessments and Surveys
Major Field Achievement Test…2
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 31 to 45 of 170 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Dove, Laura R.; Bryant, Natalie P. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
The purpose of this article is to outline the unique challenges faced by international students enrolled in business law or legal environment of business courses. It is also imperative to recognize the numerous opportunities that instructors can create in business law classrooms that will enhance the experience of all students given the…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Foreign Students, Legal Education (Professions), Business Administration Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Thompson, Dale B. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
For a long time, courts have considered whether to enforce one-sided arbitration clauses on the grounds of unconscionability. Unconscionability is a legal ground for refusing to enforce a contract that seems to be too one-sided, or one that is the result of unfair bargaining. Recent Supreme Court cases in 2011 and 2013--"AT&T Mobility v.…
Descriptors: Legal Education (Professions), Business Administration Education, Ethics, Arbitration
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Klaw, Bruce W. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
This article presents a new contract negotiation and drafting exercise designed for undergraduate and graduate business students in a business law or legal environment of business survey course. Structured as an asset purchase and sale agreement involving a small business with intangible social media and intellectual property assets in a…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Experiential Learning, Contracts, Simulation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Thomas, Charles E. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
The "Journal of Legal Studies Education" article, "Step Away from the Syllabus: Engaging Students on the First Day of Legal Environment," encouraged instructors to rethink their approaches to the initial class session. The exercise offers an opportunity to introduce the relevance of the legal environment course within the…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Law Related Education, Learner Engagement, Undergraduate Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Landry, Robert J., III – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
This article begins with an overview of what is meant by empirical scientific research in the context of legal studies. With that backdrop, the argument is presented that without engaging in normative, theoretical, and doctrinal research in tandem with empirical scientific research, the role of legal studies scholarship in making meaningful…
Descriptors: Scientific Research, Laws, Research, Scholarship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hlinak, Matt – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
Popular and scholarly discussions of higher education pedagogy focus increasingly on two ideas: the "flipped" classroom and massive open online courses (MOOCs). Both flipped classrooms and MOOCs represent substantial departures from the traditional instructional model in higher education. A MOOC is all one-way communication with no…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Blended Learning, Online Courses, Large Group Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Dhooge, Lucien J. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
This case study addresses the issue of factory safety in the garment industry through an examination of two recent catastrophic failures in Bangladesh. The case study was designed for students in Business Ethics in the MBA curriculum at the Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The case study has also been adapted…
Descriptors: Safety, Manufacturing, Occupational Safety and Health, Foreign Countries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Thor, Jennifer Cordon; York, Kenneth M. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
The hypothetical case presented in this article challenges students in a legal environment of business course to answer that question by examining key legal concepts in agency and contract law, and to conduct an ethical analysis in a case involving volunteers. Although the events in the following case are hypothetical, the contract that the…
Descriptors: Legal Education (Professions), Business Administration Education, Case Studies, Volunteers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Gunz, Sally; Whittaker, Linda – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
Canada's boreal forests are second only to the Amazon in producing life-giving oxygen and providing a habitat for thousands of species, from the large woodland caribou to the smallest organisms. The boreal forests are the lifeblood of many Aboriginal communities and the thousands of workers, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal, who harvest and process…
Descriptors: Case Method (Teaching Technique), Forestry, Environmental Education, Conservation (Environment)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Abril, Patricia Sánchez – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
Students love to hate group projects. Not surprisingly, one of the most ubiquitous complaints about college on social media often centers on group projects. Despite the seemingly deep-rooted distaste for group projects, instructors and employers alike agree that students must be equipped with the skills of communication, teamwork, and critical…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Classroom Techniques, Student Projects, Teamwork
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Little, Andrew – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 has worked to reshape American society for more than fifty years through arguably its most important subpart, Title VII, which prohibits discrimination in employment. This article is not so much an attempt to join the chorus of scholars offering reflections on the statute after five decades, as it is an attempt to…
Descriptors: Reflection, Federal Legislation, Civil Rights Legislation, Laws
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lowenstein, Henry – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
The article begins with a brief review of the overall cost and learning problem confronted in the United States and the relative cost and learning impacts on the nation, moving then to a demonstration of the impact via results from an undergraduate "Legal Studies in Business" course, a key requirement in virtually every school of…
Descriptors: Educational Legislation, Parent Rights, Student Records, Privacy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Burgunder, Lee B. – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
Richard Prince a well-known appropriation artist, made headlines by pressing ever deeper into the gray areas of art, technology, and the law. Specifically, Prince took screenshots of personal photographs that were publicly displayed on Instagram accounts, included his own comments, enlarged and printed them on large canvases, and displayed them at…
Descriptors: Photography, Visual Aids, Social Media, Copyrights
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Labatt, Joseph; Forrest, Michael – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2016
James M. Cain used his literary skills to incorporate business and business law concepts into a best-selling novel, "Mildred Pierce." Set in the Great Depression era, "Mildred Pierce" tells the story of a divorced woman who raises two daughters on her own, while building a restaurant and bakery business. Even in today's popular…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Law Related Education, Novels, Entrepreneurship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kuo, Ming-Sung – Journal of Legal Studies Education, 2015
The relationship between research and teaching has long been at the core of the unsettled debate over the development and distribution of human knowledge. Recently ways to bridge teaching and research has come to the fore in higher education reform again. Partly pushed by the adoption of national academic assessment regimes, most of which are…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Research, College Instruction, Relationship
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  12