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Administrative Law - Chapter Summary
Follow along with our expert instructors to get an overview of administrative law. These engaging video lessons cover the basics of administrative law as well as various types of administrative agencies. You'll be able to solidify your understanding of these topics by taking the included lesson quizzes and chapter exam. If you have any questions about administrative law, you can easily submit questions to our instructors online. You can watch the lessons on any computer or mobile device, or print the accompanying lesson transcripts to study offline. By the end of the chapter, you'll be equipped to:
- Explain the purpose of administrative law
- Compare different types of major U.S. federal regulatory agencies in business
- Discuss the purposes/roles of quasi-official agencies
- Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of the government's regulation of administrative agencies
1. What Is Administrative Law? - Definition & Examples
In this lesson, you will learn about administrative law. After completing the lesson, you will understand what constitutes administrative law, how administrative law works, and some examples of administrative law proceedings.
2. Major U.S. Federal Regulatory Agencies in Business: Types, Functions & Authority
In order to ensure that U.S. corporations are maintaining ethical business practices, the federal government has established regulatory agencies to protect employees, customers and the general public. This lesson explores major regulatory agencies and their functions.
3. Quasi-Official Agencies: Roles & Purposes
Federal agencies are not the only organizations that help provide services to businesses. Quasi-official agencies also impact businesses through their multiple roles and purposes.
4. Government Regulation of Administrative Agencies: Pros & Cons, and Examples
Part of the executive branch of the government, administrative agencies serve to put into action legislative acts through rules and regulations that individuals and businesses must adhere to.
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