MNMGT301

Business Law and the Legal Environment

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.

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: MNMGT301-21A (HAM) 100:0, 21A (TGA) 100:0, 21B (HAM) 50:50, 21B (TGA) 50:50
Restriction(s): ACCT224, ACCT321, ACCT324, MNMGT201

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton
MNMGT301-21A (HAM) is offered in FLEXI mode. For those taking the paper online, please note there are some elements that require students to be online at specified times.
21A (TGA)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Tauranga
MNMGT301-21A (TGA) is offered in FLEXI mode. For those taking the paper online, please note there are some elements that require students to be online at specified times.

MNMGT301-21B (HAM), 21B (TGA) have been cancelled. Please contact the School or Faculty Office for more information.

Cancelled Occurrences

Cancelled Occurrences
21B (HAM)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Hamilton
21B (TGA)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Tauranga

Timetabled Lectures for Business Law and the Legal Environment (MNMGT301)

DayStartEndRoomDates
MNMGT301-21A (HAM)
Wed3:00 PM4:00 PML.G.03Mar 1 - Jun 6
Fri11:00 AM1:00 PMS.1.04Mar 1 - Jun 6
MNMGT301-21A (TGA)
Wed3:00 PM4:00 PMTCBD.3.03Mar 1 - Jun 6
Fri11:00 AM1:00 PMTCBD.3.03Mar 1 - Jun 6

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for MNMGT301 for more details


Indicative Fees for Business Law and the Legal Environment (MNMGT301)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
21A (HAM) $850 $3783
21A (TGA) $850 $3783
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines for Business Law and the Legal Environment (MNMGT301)

The following paper outlines are available for Business Law and the Legal Environment (MNMGT301).
If your paper occurrence is not listed contact the Faculty or School office.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Accounting | Law

Other available years: Business Law and the Legal Environment - MNMGT301 (2020) , Business Law and the Legal Environment - MNMGT301 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 14 June 2021 9:19am
Indicative fees current as of : 19 June 2021 4:30am

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