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Ch 15: Securities and Antitrust Law: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Securities and Antitrust Law chapter of this Introductory Business Law Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about securities and antitrust law. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the transactions and acts involving securities and antitrust law required in a typical introductory business law course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other introductory business law work.
  • Identify the securities and antitrust law concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our introductory business law tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn securities and antitrust law and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding violations of the registration process, exempt securities and transactions, securities fraud or any other securities and antitrust law topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their business learning
  • Prefer learning business visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their securities and antitrust law unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in introductory business law
  • Don't have access to their business teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning securities and antitrust law simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live business law tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn securities and antitrust law on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Study violations of the registration process, including types and remedies.
  • Learn about the types of exempt securities and transactions.
  • Understand the regulations and penalties for insider trading and securities fraud.
  • Get details on the types of antitrust laws.
  • Examine horizontal and vertical agreements that violate the Sherman Act.

5 Lessons in Chapter 15: Securities and Antitrust Law: Tutoring Solution
Violations of Registration Process: Types & Remedies

1. Violations of Registration Process: Types & Remedies

The Security Exchange Commission (SEC) requires that publicly traded companies disclose financial information to their investors. Common registration violations include selling non-exempt securities, untrue statements, misstatements or omissions.

What Are Exempt Securities and Transactions? - Definition & Types

2. What Are Exempt Securities and Transactions? - Definition & Types

Exempt securities are financial instruments that do not need to be registered with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). They are generally backed by the government and may carry a lesser risk than securities offered by public companies.

Securities Fraud & Insider Trading: Definition, Regulations & Penalty

3. Securities Fraud & Insider Trading: Definition, Regulations & Penalty

Securities fraud or insider trading is illegally trading stock on the open market using confidential information. It is usually done to gain an advantage over other traders.

Antitrust Law: Definition, Types & Outline

4. Antitrust Law: Definition, Types & Outline

Antitrust laws are statutes developed to protect consumers from rapacious business practices by making it illegal for businesses to compete in unfair ways.

Horizontal and Vertical Agreements that Violate the Sherman Act

5. Horizontal and Vertical Agreements that Violate the Sherman Act

There are two types of restrictions under the Sherman Anti-Trust Act. A horizontal agreement between competing businesses includes price fixing, and a vertical agreement between sellers and buyers includes engaging in resale price maintenance. Learn about both types of agreements in this lesson.

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