"The Legal Environment of Business" by Roger Meiners is a college textbook regarding the basics of business law for a business professional who is not a lawyer. The book is in its 12th edition, as of October 2014, and co-authors include Al H. Ringleb and Frances L. Edwards.
Unit topics include the legal system, traditional business law, employment law and the regulatory environment of business. Appendices include relevant case law, statutes and excerpts from relevant acts of Congress. Meiners is the Goolsby Distinguished Professor at the University of Texas-Arlington's College of Business. He served as a regional director of the Federal Trade Commission, and his research interests include legal and economic aspects of environmental law.