This succinct, accessible text written in plain language, is ideal for business students in college and university, who are looking to gain an understanding of business law principles. This book also provides a handy guide for lawyers, law clerks and paralegals who need to know about business law. The book will help recognize and avoid legal risks that affect businesses and consumers on a daily basis. Broken down into ten short chapters, for easy assimilation and to reflect a teaching term, Business Law in Ontario, 2nd Edition encapsulates the basic principles, with practical examples, and self-test questions to test the reader's understanding. New In This Edition: Revised commentary to help simplify understanding of the subject matter ; New material on pleadings and the litigation process ; Updated commentary on the Duty of Honest Performance and Vicarious Liability ; New section on Co-operative Corporations ; Revised chapters on Intellectual Property and Torts. -- Publisher's website.