The City of Old Raven administered a test to 150 police officers to determine who qualified for the 25 captain positions. To be considered for promotion a police officer had to score above 60 percent on the examination. Twenty-six white police officers scored above 60 percent, while all 48 black police officers scored below 60
Why does the legislative branch have the most power? Where the source of the power is derived from? Provide current event examples of the power of the appropriate branch?
Write a paper about why the legal system in the US is so similar to the legal system in England. Can the similarities be attributed solely to the fact that the Founding Fathers of the US were British and familiar with the legal system in England or are there additional reasons?
What do you think would happen if we relax the ceteris paribus assumption and allow for the law of demand to operate internationally?
Other things being equal, a rise in a country's terms of trade increases its welfare. What do you think would happen if we relax the ceteris paribus assumption and allow for the law of demand to operate internationally?
Business Statutes Paper: Identify a minimum of three different business statutes that exist in a business communications environment
Can you help me get started with this assignment? Prepare a 1,050- to 1,400 word paper in which you address the following: 1. Identify a minimum of three different business statutes that exist in a business communications environment. 2. Provide a brief analysis of each of the different statutes that you identified. 3. S
Prepare a two to three page paper, following the APA guidelines, detailing the elements of a negligent tort. At a minimum, your analysis must include the concepts of but for and proximate causation, duty of care and the various types of remedies available for a finding of tort liability. You are encouraged to research scholarly
For the past several years, Jeanne and her two sisters have taken turns claiming a dependency exemption deduction for their mother under a multiple support agreement. This year Jeanne will be entitled to the exemption, and her mother needs money for surgery and new eyeglasses. Should Jeanne pay for the medical expenses as her sh
Identify the legal issues present and note legal principles that apply to each. Reflect on the legal principles presented in this week's readings. Prepare a memo to discuss what legal risks and opportunities are in the simulation. Identify what a manager may do to avoid those risks, minimize liabilities, and b
Howard Homeowner discovered that the city has plans to put in a garbage dump across the street which would substantially decrease the value of his home. As soon as he discovered this information he put his home up for sale. Betty Buyer visited the home the next day and fell in love with the ranch style home and purchased it on
Strict liability makes sellers of products liable irrespective of their fault.What can justify this? In other words, if a business is not at fault, why should it be liable?
What strategic actions can be taken by a company to out-compete close rivals in the athletic footwear industry within the internet segment, wholesale segment and private label segment?
1 Which one of the following types of services offered by a CPA is not an attest service? a.examination b.review c.performing agreed-upon procedures d.audit e.accounting 2 Internal auditors are primarily involved with: a.compliance audits. b.operational audits. c.compliance audits and operational audit
16. In 2011, Fayette Engineering entered into an agreement to construct an office building at a contract price of $5,100,000. Construction data were as follows: 2011 2012 2013 Construction costs incurred $ 750,000 $2,700,000 $ 630,000 Estimated costs to complete 3,000,000 862,500
14. When a contractor determines that a contract will result in an overall loss, when should that loss be recognized within the completed-contract and percentage-of-completion methods? Completed-Contract Percentage-of-Completion a. Immediately
(1) Is an employer liable for racial discrimination because she terminates a black male who refuses to abide by the "no-beard" rule? Why or why not? (2) Is it a violation of wage and hour laws for an employer to hire his 13-year-old daughter to pick strawberries during the summer? Why or why not? (3) Is an employer liable when a supervisor sexually harasses an employee, but the employer knew nothing of it? Why or why not? (4) Can an employer be successfully sued for "reverse discrimination" by an employee who feels harmed by the employer's affirmative action plan? Why or why not? (5) Is an ex-employer liable for deflamation if he gives a negative recommendation about an ex-employee to a potential employer who inquires? Why or why not?
(1) Is an employer liable for racial discrimination because she terminates a black male who refuses to abide by the "no-beard" rule? Why or why not? (2) Is it a violation of wage and hour laws for an employer to hire his 13-year-old daughter to pick strawberries during the summer? Why or why not? (3) Is an employer li
BUS/415 Quiz >> Can you help me get started here?? 1. An offer for a reward is an example of a(n): a. bilateral contract. b. executed contract c. market contract d. unilateral contract e. All of the above 2. The UCC applies to which, if any, of the following? a. Sales of real estate b. Sales of services c. Sales o
Here you find the critical areas that should be covered by corporate by-laws and how it impacts corporate governance.
Discuss critical areas that should be covered by corporate by-laws and their impact on corporate governance. What areas do you think are the most important?
I need some assistance on summarizing the following points: **See attachment **2 pages **please use the sources provided **please explain it in your own words
Most of the contracts we enter into are legal and valid with very few defenses. However, in certain circumstances contracts may be void or voidable for certain reasons. Usually this happens when one party is overtly defrauded. However, it is important to note that a court generally will not protect you from a a bad deal that you
I need help in answering the following: Millie contracted to sell Frank 10,000 bushels of corn to be grown on Millie's farm. Due to a drought during the growing season, Millie's yield was much less than anticipated, and she could deliver only 250 bushels to Frank. Frank accepted the lesser amount but sued Millie for breach of
Kudler Fine Foods Effects of Quality Management on Domestic and Global Competition Detail a plan for implementing quality improvement process in Kudler Fine Foods business. This solution must outline an implementation plan. please include the PDCA CYCLE : PLAN, DO, ACT, CHECK OUR business goal is to increase sales and
When is a Web Page Creator Subject to a State's Jurisdiction? Creating and maintaining a Web page that is accessible from anywhere in the world poses new jurisdictional issues. In this 1999 article, Christopher Wolf, an attorney at a Washington D.C. law firm, explains the evolving law on jurisdiction on the Internet. The questio
How does the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) define a good? How does the UCC define a merchant? How are the UCC requirements different for a merchant versus a nonmerchant? Give examples. This solution will break down several important parts of the Uniform Commercial Code and how it defines a merchant versus a nonmerchant. This
Law Multiple choice: fourteenth amendment, bill or rights, freedom of speech with complete explanations of each area.
1) What did the Fourteenth Amendment of the US Constitution do? a) It establish Prohibition b) It Granted the power to regulate interstate commerce to Congress c) it made the protections in the bill of rights applicable to actions by the state governments d) It gave congress the power to place reasonable restrictions on com
The ten Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) provide the foundation for all other auditing standards and interpretations. What is the definition of the standard of "due professional care", and how might a court decide whether an audit firm met the standard? Why is independence often considered the cornerstone of
Part IV The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) contains provisions to regulate auditor independence. Which section of SOX contains activities prohibited by auditors? List 8 prohibited activities as defined in this section of SOX. Pick 3 of the prohibited activities and briefly discuss the importance and/or value of the 3 proh
Question 1 As a result of the sudden collapse of many successful firms and the increased incidents of fraud in financial reporting that were witnessed at the beginning of this century, investors lost confidence in reported accounting information and the auditors who attest to accuracy and transparency of financial statements. T
The following situations are similar (all involve the theft of Makoto's laptop computer), yet they represent different crimes. Identify the three crimes, noting the differences among them. 1. While passing Makoto's house one night, Sarah see a laptop computer left unattended on Makoto's porch. Sarah takes the computer, carrie
What is the difference between a void contract and a voidable contract? Give examples. Which party or parties to a voidable contract have the right to disaffirm the contract and why has society chosen to protect certain classes of persons in this way? Use approximately 200 words to answer.
Prepare a 350-700-word brief of McGurn v. Bell. A summary of the case can be found in Chapter 11 - section "Special Acceptance Problem Areas" of the text, or accessed via a link located on in the Materials Tab. Use the Case Brief Memorandum Format Guide located on in the Materials Tab as a guide for preparing and formatting you