Academy of Legal Studies in Business

The Academy of Legal Studies in Business is an association of teachers and scholars in the fields of business law, legal environment, and law-related courses outside of professional law schools.  The Academy was organized in the year 1924. It is an international academy with members from all fifty states of the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, England, and a number of other nations.
The Academy provides a forum for the exchange of ideas, and encourages support and cooperation among those who teach and conduct research in the field of legal studies with an emphasis to the following:
•    To provide a home for colleagues who teach law in business programs – a place of support and sharing of teaching and research – and for others who share the academy’s core ideology.
•    To assure that law is recognized as foundational to markets and to business and is incorporated in the curricula for business and management students.
•    To promote the stature of business law education to our many publics by articulating law’s value as a positive force in management and in society.
The Academy offers the following Services:
•    Provides the venue for legal studies teachers and scholars in business and management to share and advance knowledge.
•    Provides the venue for legal studies teachers and scholars to maintain and develop the expertise that will assure the highest quality educational experience for business and management students.
•    Provides members with regular opportunities for collegiality and professional friendship, collaboration, and support.
•    Provides liaison with accreditation, licensure, and professional organizations.
•    Publishes academic journals and academic materials on-line and in print.
The Academy envisages to be the universally recognized leader in defining and advancing excellence in legal studies for programs of business and management education.

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