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Legal Environment/Total Rewards

Can you please assist me with the following scenario? You have been hired as an HRM consultant. You have knowledge of all of the legal constraints an employer faces. The head of your consulting team, your boss, asks you to prepare a persuasive paper for some potential clients. These clients are employers who believe in the mo

Sources of Business Law

What are the sources of law? What is the difference between common law and statutory law? What are the steps on rulemaking by agencies.

Employment Law Case Analysis - Wright vs. Beverely

I need help with this case analysis: Wright v. Beverly Fabrics,95 Cal. App. 4th 346(2002),review denied,2002 Cal. LEXIS 3206. The response should be in two paragraphs: one in which you discuss what you think the court should decide based on your understanding of the law, and a second in which you discuss what the court did

Litigation and Arbitration in Court

Compare and contrast the differences between litigation in the court system with arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. Identify the advantages and disadvantages of each. Discuss how the issue impacts business practice and the costs of operating business organizations. Discuss if the issue has a signific

Law and Ethics in Business

I'm having difficulty explaining the difference between a corporation, a sole proprietorship and a limited liability company? I've reviewed Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission 558 U.S. 310 (2010) @ I'm also focusing on the First Amendment arguments but cann


Do you favor anti-gouging laws as a means of protecting consumers from high prices following natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans? If so, why? If not, why not?

Social Cultural Legal and Political Influences Topics

Can you please help me with choosing a topic for this paper for the class "Social, Cultural, Legal, Political Influence". This is new to me and I do not how to go about it. Thanks in advance for all your assistance. SOCIAL, CULTURAL, LEGAL, POLITICAL INFLUENCE Introduction for Final Paper For this assignment, you will

Patents and Trademarks

Please list the difference between a patent and a trademark. Should a company be allowed to patent a life form? Also, does it matter if the life form is a non-sentient organism like a plant?

U.S. Health Care

1. What is the role of the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) in U.S. health care, and what are the requirements for healthcare organizations to report to the data bank? Provide some examples of events which you would find necessary to report to the NPDB 2. What are the legal requirements for healthcare professionals to r

Discriminatory Queries During Job Interview

Robertson Company, an office supply firm that markets to religious organizations, engages in the following employment practices. All applicants for warehouse positions must answer questions revealing their attitude toward unions and religion. The Company also requires pre-offer medical examinations of some prospective employees

Union and the ADA Act.

3. The employees of Alexander Hotel are unionized. The owner has cultivated several union members to be his personal friends - they drink and play cards together every week. Once they are drunk the owner discreetly solicits and shares information with them. In this way, he has been able to know ahead of time when union ac

Employment Law for HR Practice

Create a work scenario from the case below or read from the internet (Aquilino v. Solid Waste Services,2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIX 47168(E.D. Pa)). In this scenario, you are an employee reporting to the HR director and you are preparing a memorandom for the company president(2-3 pgs). He/She has asked you to do a legal analysis in a

5 Forms of Intellectual Property

Mac's Company's upper management group discussion the current state of valuing intellectual property. Discuss the five forms of intellectual property which include 1. Patents 2. Copyrights 3. Trademarks 4. Trade secrets 5. Know-how

The Gathering Place: Coffeeshop

Betty Wilson, a mature Christian, is thinking of opening a Christian coffeehouse in Belmont, NC. Her husband John is open to making a contribution of capital to the business, but he has no interest in participating in its operation or management. Betty's sister, Alice, a new Christian, has told Betty that she's been looking

A Discussion On Project And Contract Managers

a. Define what the position of a project manager is and what does a project manager do. b. Define what the position of a contract manager is and what does a contract manager do. c. Identify a specific example that demonstrates the duties and responsibilities of each, i.e., the contract manager and the project manager. d. Comp

Texas zoning laws and taxation

Sarah is an economist for Smith LLC. In January 2009, she inherited three parcels of land in Texas County from her mother. Her mother's estate valued the parcels, which are all adjacent to each other and total 30 acres, at $15,750. Sarah thought the parcels were worth more than $15,750, so she asked the estate's appraiser why th

Legal Critical Thinking Exercise

Analyze and prepare a critique of the following situation: Mary has worked for Bob for two years. About 6 months ago, Bob asked Mary out to dinner. They had a good time together and agreed that they had some real interests in common outside of work. The pair dated for two months. Mary initially liked Bob, but he was beginning

maximizing shareholder wealth and payment of bribes

Ethics Question: Is there a conflict between maximizing shareholder wealth and never paying bribes when doing business abroad? If so,how might you explain the firm's position to shareholders asking why the company does not pay bribes when its foreign competitors in various nations clearly do so?

Employment at Will - Garp Courier Serivce (GARP)

The solution addresses each of the questions below, along with the two at the case closing. There are two references to support the legal conclusion and recommendations of what Mr. Jones should do. Using the case study provided write a 1 page memo that analyzes the case by: 1) stating the key elements of the applicable law (

Legal aspect of healthcare

Please review the following questions and let me know if you can guide me in answering them (Each response minimum 300 words APA format). 1) Describe the early hospitals of the United States. How did these facilities compare in design and role with the hospitals of the US today? 2) Discuss the various forms, degrees, and

Employement Law for HRM

1. Please summarize a situation regarding Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), national origin, or sexual orientation that you experineced as a business/HR Manager. Please explain the background, the particular issue, and how your company resolved it. Reasonable Accommodation of Religion 2. Describe this issue and explain i

Legal rights in property law issues

Looking at the situation from both a legal and spiritual perspective, as Barney's attorney, give him your best assessment of his legal rights in connection with the various property law issues that he had encountered, as well as your best advice as a brother in Christ, as to how he should handle the situation. In connection w

IT Management -Automated Contract Preparation Tools

Identify three (3) tools, currently available in the market, which automate the contract preparation process. Summarize an overview of each tool as well as the pluses and minuses of each tool into an executive level. Finalize your report to with a recommendation of a specific tool among the ones that you reviewed/examined.

Contracting: Truth and Negotiations Act

What is The Truth in Negotiations Act (TINA)? What role does this legislation play in contract pricing/contract management? Where would TINA be most applicable/appropriate?

LTM Venture Inc. License Contract

Sunday March 7, 2013 Terms and Conditions AADI Computers Inc. will provide "Ultra Performance Power and Speed" technology to "LTM Venture Inc" for a one time license fee of $994,900 to be paid in Quarter 6, in exchange "LTM Venture Inc." will provide AADI Computers Inc. with "23 in High Resolution Monitor for Desktops" techn

Big Banks And Glass-Steagall Act

Are banks too big? Should banks be too big to fail? Should big banks be broken up? Should the Glass-Steagall Act be restored to separate commercial and investment banking operations? Can the U.S. economy function successfully without big banks?

Key Components of the USA Patriot Act

1. What are the key components of the USA Patriot Act? Why does the Act generate concerns between liberty and security? 2. Define the role of the Department of Homeland Security. Why was it created? What is the primary role of DHS? 3. What is NATO? Why is it important? 4. The U.S. has never adopted clear policy guidelin

Equal Protection Under the Law

Some citizens complained to city council members that there should be equal protection under the law against the occurrence of crimes. The citizens argued that this equal protection should be interpreted as indicating that high-crime areas should have more police protection than low-crime areas. Therefore, police patrols and oth