EGMT 652: Engineering Law

Dr. Fredric Plotnick Instructor: Fredric Plotnick, Ph.D., Esq.

Description: Examines the influence of contract, tort, and property law on engineering and construction activities. Includes legal principles relating to management of engineering organizations and governmental departments, and legal procedures of interest to engineers. Covers contracts, professional malpractice, expert testimony, intellectual property law, and business.

Prerequisites: NONE

Required Text:

  • Contracts and the Legal Environment for Engineers and Architects, 7th ed. by Joseph T. Bockrath and Fredric L. Plotnick. ISBN 13: 978-007339849.

Scheduled: Winter and Summer