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Types of Entities, Tax and Legal Advantages

Please help writing about this topic. Assume you are the new tax and accounting consultant for a small business client, Jon Smith. His consulting practice that he owns 100% and is the only employee of has previously been reported on Schedule C as a proprietorship. You want to advise him about the tax and legal advantages of beco

Legal Challenges to Affirmative Action

There have been several challenges in the court systems regarding the legality of affirmative action plans. If and when these challenges have the result in weakening affirmative action programs in organizations, what affects do you think that will have on the prospects of women and minorities in the future? Do you think these pr

The Flow of Funds Model

Define the flow of funds model and explain each component, including how funds flow from savers to producers. Your response should be 250 words in length.

Business Law Case: Michael P. Feloney V. Robert W. Baye

For the following case, answer the questions: Michael P. Feloney, Appellant, V. Robert W. Baye, Appellee., No. S-11-79. Supreme Court Of Nebraska, 283 Neb. 972; 815 N.W.2d 160; 2012 Neb. Lexis 78 I. CITATION List the case name and official citation. Also identify the court which is rendering the decision and the year the

Competitive business practices

How effective are US laws in promoting fair and competitive business practices? Cite specific examples that support your answer.

Should Employee Background Checks by Legal?

Do you think employers have a right to check into applicants' backgrounds? - Even if there is no suspicion of misbehavior? - Even if the job poses no security or sensitive risks? - Even if the background check includes driving offenses and credit histories? - Why or why not? Research some of the regulations that num

Sport Management and Federal Legislation

Aside from the ADA and Title IX, identify one piece of federal legislation that has had an impact on sport. Define and discuss the importance of the federal legislations and the impact it had on sport. Complete additional research as necessary to find a scholarly source to overview the federal legislation of your choice.

Analysis of Gaming Laws in Massachusetts

Please provide assistance when reading the three articles on gaming laws for Massachusetts, synthesize the articles and give a brief overview of gaming laws. Any direction would be much appreciated. The three articles I am looking at can be found at the following links: http://aarontodd.casinocitytimes.com/article/top-10-thi

Promissory Estoppel Case Study

Houston repeatedly promised his daughter, Allyson that he would pay on-half of the costs of Allyson attending a private, historically African-American, college or university. Relying on this promise, Allyson applied to and was accepted into Clark Atlanta University. Houston reiterated this promise after Allyson's acceptance and

Illegal Discrimination

Why does illegal discrimination persist nearly 50 years after the passage of Title VII of the civil rights act?

Business Law Exercises

Discuss the status of the contract in the following scenarios. Dave offers to sell his house to Brett for $200,000. Brett states that the price is too high and offers to purchase the house for $185,000. Cisco offers to sell his AKC-registered German Shepherd to Billy for $500. Before Billy can pick up the dog, it dies.

U.S. Constitution and Qualifications of Elected Officials

a. Which articles and sections of the U.S. constitution deal with the qualifications that people must have in order to serve as a member of the House of Representatives, as a Senator, and as President of the United States? How do those respective qualifications differ? b. What article and section addresses the subject of a p

Religious beliefs in the workplace

Rasputin and the Rake Religion Rasputin is a member of the Rake Religion whose practice forbids using yard rakes for any other reason than worship. Three times a week, Rasputin attends religious services where a silver rake was erected on the altar. Each member would cite the religious rite as they bowed down to the rake. Rec

Sexual harassment and wrongful dismissal

Beautiful Bernadine Bernadine worked at a local fried chicken restaurant for the past two years. At first, she loved her job; however, the restaurant made a change in management at the end of her first year of employment. The female manager was replaced with Jeffrey. When Bernadine clocked in every day to work, Jeffrey would

State of Nebraska v. Chad N Sorensen

For the cited case, can you help provide me with the following summary? I. CITATION List the case name and official citation. Also identify the court which is rendering the decision and the year the decision was rendered. See this citation for help in properly citing your case: www.law.cornell.edu/citation II. FACTS OF THE

Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

Why does the Sarbanes-Oxley Act impact the work of IT personnel? 150 words minimum and please list all sources used.

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act Analysis

- Analyze the underlying causes for the creation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act to determine which played the most significant role in the creation of the act. Explain your rationale. - Discuss what underlying causes may have been overlooked when the Sarbanes-Oxley Act was created. Provide specific examples to support your response.

Priority Case Study

PC Jennings and the Pawnshop PC Jennings sold computers and cell phones. The company sold Junior and his girlfriend a new laptop and cell phone. Each purchase was on credit, and in each instance, a security agreement was executed. A week later, Junior took the computer to the local pawnshop and pledged it for a loan. Subsequ

Drug Tests and Law Violations

Operating farm equipment can be dangerous, so Family First Farm requires all full-time and temporary employees to take random drug tests to reduce job-related injuries. In the past year, the tested employees were 89 percent Hispanic and 11 percent other ethnicities. Hispanics made up only 90 percent of the temporary work force.

Constitution protect us against tyranny and anarchy

The framers of the Constitution feared the twin evils of tyranny and anarchy. Fully discuss how specific provisions of the constitution and the Bill of Rights reflect these fears and protect against both of these extremes.

Protection of Checks and Funds Transfers

Support your responses with appropriate cases, laws, and other relevant examples. Cite references Brittany currently attends college and runs her new business, Pampered Pets, a sole proprietorship she created in her sophomore year. Since Brittany is a student, she does not have much capital and seeks to save money where she c

Determining a Valid Contract

You are currently an intern working for the largest law firm in Alabama. Your mentor and senior attorney introduces you to a new client, Dick Jefferson, the owner of House Doctor, Inc. Mr. Jefferson relates the following story during the meeting. Jefferson met with Yolanda Jackson, 85 years old, and her son, Melvin, about ad

Status Quo Approach on the Copyright Protection of Pharmaceuticals

In "Intellectual Property and Pharmaceutical Drugs: An Ethical Analysis," Richard T. De George lays out what he comes to call the "Status Quo Approach" as a defense of copyright protection of pharmaceuticals. Do you find this argument persuasive regarding ethical pricing of pharmaceuticals? Why, or why not?

Title VII and Religious Accomodation

This solution is about 350 words and includes one reference. The specific case scenario is: Title VII requires employers to reasonably accomodate an employee's religion and religious practices to the extent that accomodation does not cause undue hardship. Discuss the six factors that will be considered by the courts and the EE

Voiding Contract Case Study

Please help me with this case study. Dealing with Dogs Ashley wanted to breed dogs. She had always loved animals. Now that she has graduated high school, Ashley thought she could become a breeder. According to her research, breeding would be profitable. Ashley already owned a female German shepherd, so she wanted to purch

Business Law Case Study - Paycheck

Mark and the Money Mark, an employee of Blue Bonnet Factory, cashed his last paycheck at FastCash, Inc. Blue Bonnet issued a stop payment order on the check. The manager at Blue Bonnet Factory determined that Mark had not earned a check for his last week of work. Other employees claimed that they had punched the clock for Mar

Contract Law

Three of the Family First Farm board members entered into an agreement to purchase a new tract of land to plant orange and grapefruit trees. The board hired an independent contractor to prepare the tract of land. The independent contractor used a special chemical to fertilize the land. Because Family First Farm was family orient