Weekly Schedule -- Spring 2011
 
Week
Class
Topics Covered
Assignments Due
Week 1
1/19
Overview of the Semester

The Fundamentals of Law
read chapter 1
Week 2
1/26
Legal Procedures read chapter 2

Civil Rights read chapter 3
Week 3
2/2
The Basic Principles of Ethics read handout pack 1

Ethics in the Hospitality Industry read handout pack 2
Week 4
2/9
Contracts read chapter 4

Overbooking
Week 5
2/16
Overview of Negligence read chapter 5

Negligence Doctrines
** Case Analysis 1 Due **
Week 6 2/23
W i n t e r   B r e a k  !!!


Week 7
3/2
Duty Owed to Guests Inside read chapter 6

Duty Owed to Guests Outside
Week 8
3/9
Guests and Other Patrons read chapter 7

Protecting Patron's Property & Bailment
read chapter 8
Week 9
3/16
Rights of Innkeepers read chapter 9

Guest's Rights read chapter 10
Week 10
3/23
Liability and the Sale of Food read chapter 11

Merchantability
** Investigative Report Due **
Week 11
3/30
Liability for Sale of Alcohol read chapter 12

Dram Shop Lawsuit Prevention

Week 12 4/6
S p r i n g   B r e a k  !!!

Week 13
4/13
Employment Law read chapter 14

Tip Reporting and Overtime
** Case Analysis 2 Due **
Week 14
4/20
Travel Agents and Airlines read chapter 13

Agency Law

Week 15
4/27
Regulation and Licensing read chapter 15

Franchising

Week 16
5/4
Specialized Destinations read chapter 16

Final Thoughts and Comments
 ** Case Analysis 3 Due **
Week 17
 5/11
Final Exam Time -- Wednesday, 4:00 until 6:00
meet in MA 225
Note:  PLEASE, complete the reading assignments BEFORE coming to class!
 
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