Cacheaux Cavazos & Newton
Avenida Tecamachalco No. 14, Piso 5, Colonia Lomas de Chapultepec
C.P. 11000 Mexico City, Mexico
+52 55 5093 9700
Business law, also known as commercial law, is the legal area which governs the operations of business and commercial activities. Business law is often viewed as a branch of civil law and handles matters of both private law and public law. Business and commercial law enforces corporate and commercial contracts, hiring and certain employment activities, and the manufacturing and sales of goods. Several regulatory bodies and agencies control the operation and conduct of business, as well as legal matters associated with safety, privacy, and food and drugs.
Business law also deals with issues such as starting, selling, or buying a small business, managing a business, dealing with employees, and interpreting contracts. Commercial law includes all aspects of business, including advertising and marketing, collections and bankruptcy, banking, contracts, negotiable instruments.