AUTHORS: Schneeman, Angela - ©2013
MindTap from Cengage Learning represents a new approach to a highly personalized, online learning platform. A fully online learning solution, MindTap combines all of a student's learning tools - readings, multimedia, activities and assessments into a singular Learning Path that guides the student through the curriculum. Instructors personalize the experience by customizing the presentation of these learning tools to their students; even seamlessly introducing their own content into the Learning Path via "apps" that integrate into the MindTap platform. Additionally, MindTap provides interoperability with major Learning Management Systems (LMS) via support for open industry standards and fosters partnerships with 3rd party educational application providers to provide a highly collaborative, engaging and personalized learning experience. Learn more at www.cengage.com/mindtap. THE LAW OF CORPORATIONS AND OTHER BUSINESS ORGANIZATIONS is an introduction to areas of law common to many legal practices as well as: Understand various forms of business ownership including: sole proprietorships, general, limited, and limited liability partnerships, limited liability companies, and incorporation. Analyze the laws and rules relating to corporate operations by examining employee rights, corporate debt and finance issues, and the special protections and obligations imposed on corporations and corporate officers. Discuss the special rules that apply to publicly held corporations. Explain the purpose of the laws that are in place to protect the free market by researching the laws for mergers and acquisitions and foreign corporations.