Business Regulation & Constitutional Rights

What you’ll learn to do: compare governmental authority to regulate business with individual constitutional rights

In this outcome, you will take a closer look at the commerce clause and how it has been interpreted and applied in specific court cases.


The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: Basic Aspects of the Constitution
  • Reading: Dormant Commerce Clause
  • Reading: Preemption: The Supremacy Clause
  • Reading: Business and the Bill of Rights
  • Reading: Wickard v. Filburn
  • Reading: Hunt v. Washington Apple Advertising Commission

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.