Certificate in Business Law Program


The CSULB College of Business through its Legal Studies in Business Program and Legal Resource Center is offering a complimentary Certificate in Business Law. This eight-week program provides small business owners or individuals thinking about starting a business, an opportunity to understand basic legal concepts and procedures to build a successful and sustainable business model. No legal background or prerequisites are required. All material is provided.

College of Business


  • Ability to understand the law
  • Knowing your rights
  • Navigating the legal systems

Spring 2023 Closed 

Spring 2024 Opens May 2023   

Registration Closed 

Why Register?

Upon completion of this course, attendees will acquire the following:

  • Understanding the various sources of U.S. Law
  • Comprehension of both civil and criminal procedure
  • Obtain skills to read a contract in relation to state and federal laws.
  • Know how to register a fictitious business name (dba) and business.
  • Recognize the value of the Intellectual Property and registration process.
  • Apprehend real property issues including Tenant and Landlord


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