The objective of business law is to provide an overall picture of our legal system in the area of economic law. A combination in business law and economics forms a competitive degree for business life, where an ever increasing level of expertise is required.
Business law studies provides good qualifications for various professions where, in addition to training in economics, understanding of legal rules governing the business is essential. These legal rules comprise of rules on security markets, intellectual property, company law and business taxation, among others. Expertise in these areas of law is required in various tasks, including management, professional consulting, audit and teaching.