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Elaine and Roy are registered nurses. They want to start a home health agency, taking referrals from physicians and providing health care to homebound patients. They plan to be in business for 10 years. Identify the reasons why incorporation is an effective idea for their business, the steps they must take to incorporate their business, and the steps they must take to dissolve the corporation once the 10 years has passed.

Elaine and Roy are registered nurses. They want to start a home health agency, taking referrals from physicians and providing health care to homebound patients. They plan to be in business for 10 years. Identify the reasons why incorporation is an effective idea for their business, the steps they must take to incorporate the

Legal Analysis

What is the administrative decision in Julia Fiona Roberts v. Russell Boyd Case No. D2000-0210? Do you agree? Would you get the same decision if the person were not a famous actress?

Tax Laws and Renewable Energy

Elaborate and discuss the role and impact the tax laws have made or could make in motivating and encouraging the shift towards the use of renewable energy and enhancement of green technology more effectively.

Trademark, copyright, patent: Harley Davidson

What is the difference between a trademark, copyright and patent? Can Harley Davidson patent the sound that a Harley makes? Could it be a trademark? Also see Harley-Davidson, Inc. v. Grottanelli,164 F.3d 806 (2d Cir. 1999) cert. denied 531 U.S. 1103 (2001)

Business Law

Marianne Jennings wrote an article, "Why an International Code of Ethics would be good," which was assigned to be read at the beginning of the course. As you have worked throughout this session, you should have considered this article and how it may or may not have impacted different situations in the world economic/business/leg

Midler v. Ford Motor Co.

In Midler v. Ford Motor Co., Bette Midler sued Ford for unauthorized appropriation. Explain what appropriation is. Tell me what type of civil claim appropriation is and what a person has to prove to win damages for it. (short answer only)

Objectives of a Contract

Draft the objectives of a contract. The Objectives of the team are to: Insert here what you wish to achieve for example: Achieve the best possible results by working together in a professional, responsible and effective manner Complete team's task on time Obtain satisfactory outcomes for all team members etc No

Rights Offerings to Raise Capital

Rights offerings are seldom used in the U.S. to raise equity capital, but they are often used in Europe. How might you explain that fact?

Breach of contract: Use of specific perfomance as a remedy

In most cases, the remedy for a breach of contract is monetary damages (actual losses). In some cases, "specific performance" is the appropriate remedy. What is specific performance, why would the aggrieved part want it, and when would a court require specific performance?

Donny's interest in a client company

Donny's ownership of an interest in a client company is definitely a problem. Even though the stock purchase was made through completely legal means, and by using no insider information, it still can present a host of problems. The main problem is that since he owns stock in the company, he has personal gain considered based on

Business contract transaction with which you are familiar...

Can you help me get started with this assignment? Select a business contract transaction with which you are familiar. You may use a transaction in your workplace, or in a place where you have been a consumer, such as buying auto insurance, renting or purchasing a residence, or buying cell phones or computers. What are the

Procurement and Contract Management - Negotiation

In reviewing the proven best practices for the contract negotiation process, which portion of the process would be the most difficult to carry out--planning, conducting, or documenting and forming the contract? Which would be the least difficult? Is one portion more critical than the others? Justify your answers.

Insider Trader

Martha Stewart Case In 2007 Martha Stewart was fined $195,000 and Peter Bacanovic was fined $75,000 by the SEC. Are these fines levied by the SEC are a deterrent to insider trading? What steps should the SEC take to protect the public against insider trading?

AstraZeneca versus the People

Beginning in the 1990s, with their research pipelines drying up, the major players in the pharmaceutical industry moved to sustain profits by fighting to extend patent periods, by advertising direct-to-consumers, and by raising drug prices. The facts of a case filed recently in California reflect a blend of these strategies: As

Adherence of a corporation to their oaths or codes

Creative Code: We the members of the American Association of Advertising Agencies, in addition to supporting and obeying the laws of legal regulations pertaining to advertising, undertake to extend and broaden the application of high ethical standards. Specifically, we will not knowingly create advertising that contains: Fal

Sources of Tax Law...

Answer the following questions concerning the sources of tax law. a. What role does the Internal Revenue Service play in interpreting, and providing guidance on, the tax law? What types of tax law guidance are published by the IRS? b. What roles do the U.S. Constitution and U.S. Congress play in creating the tax law? Brief