Success in the workplace often depends upon the ability to understand the basics of contracts, business organizations, and other day-to-day legal issues. Designed for professionals and managers who need to know the basics, this text provides information on the most current topics and issues in the law in an easy to understand manner. The first Unit focuses on giving a basic working knowledge of the law and to train you to observe both potential and actual events from a legal perspective. The focus in the remaining units narrows to the study of traditional business law topics. These topics appear in general order of importance to a business person. Materials are presented in a straightforward way with plenty of examples to ensure understanding and confidence in application.