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commercial law: an overview

Commercial law governs the broad areas of business, commerce, and consumer transactions. Specific law has developed in a number of commercial fields. These include:

The Uniform Commercial Code, which has been substantially adopted as statutory law in nearly every state, governs numerous areas of commercial law. Currently it is divided into thirteen Articles:

menu of sources Useful Offnet (or Subscription - $) Sources Good Starting Point in Print: James J. White & Robert S. Summers, White and Summers' Hornbook on the Uniform Commercial Code, West Group, (5th Edition, 2000) LII Downloads other topics Category: Commercial Transactions