CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, FULLERTON

MIHAYLO COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT

PROFESSOR CHARLES H. SMITH

 

CHARLES H. SMITH

J.D., Loyola Law School, 1985; LL.M., Pepperdine University School of Law, 2006; California State Bar since 1985

Lecturer, Business Law, Department of Management, Steven G. Mihaylo College of Business and Economics

Link to Curriculum Vitae (current as of August 8, 2011)

MGMT 440 STUDENTS:  PLEASE SEE THE LINKS BELOW TO THE COURSE SYLLABUS, THE FIRST TWO POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS WE WILL BE USING FOR THE THIRD EXAM, THE TWO EXAMS FROM SUMMER 2011 (TO BE USED AS PRACTICE EXAMS), THE SECOND EXAM, AND THE THIRD WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT.

MGMT 518 STUDENTS:  PLEASE SEE THE LINKS BELOW TO THE COURSE SYLLABUS, ALL OF THE POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS WE WILL BE USING FOR THE SECOND EXAM, THE PAPER TOPICS-OUTLINE-RUBRIC, THE PRACTICE EXAM, AND THE FIRST EXAM.

Contact information for Summer 2012 (May 29-June 29):

Office:  SGMH 5349 Office telephone:  (657) 278-5680
Office e-mail:  chsmith@fullerton.edu (generally the best way to contact me) Office hours:  Monday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.; Tuesday, 1:45-2:45 p.m.; Thursday, 1:45-2:45 p.m.; and by appointment

Class schedule for Summer 2012 (May 29-June 29):

Course Name Section No. Day(s) Time Room
Emerging Issues in Management (Mgmt 440) 1 TuWeTh 3:00-5:50 p.m. SGMH 2207
Legal and Ethical Environment of Business (Mgmt 518) 1 MoWe 9:30 a.m.-1:45 p.m. SGMH 2505

Links to Mgmt 440 Course Materials:

Link to Course Syllabus (added on May 24, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Negligence, Product Liability and Damages (added on June 20, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Law and Ethics of Employment (added on June 21, 2012)

Link to Summer 2011 First Exam (added on May 24, 2012)

Link to Summer 2011 Second Exam (added on May 24, 2012)

Link to Second Exam (added on June 20, 2012)

Link to Third Written Assignment (added on June 21, 2012)

Links to Mgmt 518 Course Materials:

Link to Course Syllabus (added on May 24, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Dispute Resolution Part 1 (added on June 13, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Dispute Resolution Part 2 (added on June 13, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Business Organizations (added on June 15, 2012)

Link to PowerPoint presentation - Agency and Employment Law (added on June 25, 2012)

Link to Paper Topics, Outline and Rubric (added on May 31, 2012)

Link to Practice Exam (added on June 11, 2012)

Link to First Exam (added on June 13, 2012)

Links to Law-Related Websites:

Link to findlaw.com

Link to the United States Supreme Court's website

Link to the California Courts' website

Link to the Orange County Superior Court's website

Link to the website for the law firm of Wildish & Nialis

Link to the website for the Academy of Legal Studies in Business

Link to the website for the Pacific Southwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business

Link to Loyola Law School's website

Link to Pepperdine University School of Law's website

Links to Other Pertinent Websites:

Link to Cal State Fullerton's website

Link to Yahoo.com

Link to the Los Angeles Times' website

Link to the Orange County Register's website

Link to ESPN.com

Link to KNAC.com

Link to Iron Maiden's website

What I looked like when I was still a full-time lawyer (circa 2000 or 2001):

Disclaimer:  This website is intended to convey general information about Professor Smith, the courses he teaches at Cal State Fullerton, and miscellaneous legal and other relevant matters.  This website is not intended to replace class attendance!  If there are any conflicts between (1) the information on this website and (2) the information communicated to you in class and/or the syllabus, please contact Professor Smith for clarification.

"Born on" date:  January 23, 2002

"Last revised on" date and time:  June 25, 2012 @ 8:30 a.m.