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Henry Cheeseman
Professor Emeritus of Clinical Finance and Business Economics

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804

JD, UCLA; MBA, University of Chicago; MBT, University of Southern California, BA, Marquette University


Henry Cheeseman is an expert of business law, securities law, bankruptcy law, and intellectual property. He has published over twenty books, including Business Law, Contemporary Business and Online Commerce Law, and The Legal Environment of Business and E-Commerce. Professor Cheeseman has received a number of prestigious teaching awards including three Golden Apple Awards and the teaching award from the Mortar Board National Honor Society. He is co-director of the Minor in Business Law program. Before joining USC, Cheeseman practiced law and represented clients in the formation and acquisition of savings banks.


Fields, C. K., and Cheeseman, H. R. (2013) "Contemporary Employment Law, Second Edition," Wolters Kluwer Law & Business/ Aspen College Series 784 pages.
Fields, C. K., and Cheeseman, H. R. (2012) "Contemporary Employment Law," Aspen Publishers.