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Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) rules

Can you help find me a recent example where SOX rules have "saved" a company or the general public from a loss.

Business Law

Some states have proposed or enacted legislation that mandates a portion of punitive damage awards be given to the state. What might be the rationale behind this approach? Do you think this approach is fair? Keep in mind the differences between compensatory and punitive damages.

Business law: strict liability doctrine, promissory estoppel, nonperformance, UCC

I need help with the following questions. These are short answer questions and need proper APA citations were appropriate. 1. How does the strict liability doctrine apply to the practice of accounting? Give examples. 2. What privacy and security issues arise when conducting business on the internet? Give examples. 3. When

Business Law: Risk in Activities

Please help with the following problem. Think back in your life to recall any instances in which you took part in inherently risky behavior. It is not as devious as it sounds. Many of our daily activities have risk: driving, flying, using power tools, certain recreational activities, etc. The idea is that you assumed the ris

Court Case Briefs: Write four business briefs fo listed court cases

I need assistance writing four business briefs on the following court cases: Business and the Bill of Rights http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?court=US&vol=000&invol=06-1321 Administrative Agency http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/data2/circs/9th/0370379p.pdf Torts Relating to Business http://caselaw.lp.fin

Tort Law

Which torts could potentially impact your workplace? (healthcare)

Business Law: Negligence and Precedence

a. Explain the significance of legal precedent. b. Describe the elements of negligence. c. How does an intentional tort differ from negligence? d. Describe what is meant by the "battle of the forms"? e. What are the elements of promissory estoppel? f. What is a statute of limitation? g. What are the requireme

Due course holder versus simple holder

The advantage of a holder in due course over a simple holder of an instrument is that the holder in due course can: A. Transfer the instrument to others, thus using it as a substitute for money. B. Collect on the instrument even if it has been forged. C. Collect punitive damages from a party who wrongly does not pay a negot

Contract litigation

How can anyone judge whether or not there is consideration if you are outside of the transaction? (This is a very tricky part of contract litigation, because apart from actions, how do you prove how someone feels about something?) How do you judge what is valuable to someone else?

Elements to form a contract, impact of legal capacity

1. What are the four elements necessary to form a contract? 2. What is the impact of legal capacity on any of the three elements? 3. How can a deficiency in legal capacity related to contract formation be corrected?

Real and Intellectual Property Law Briefs

I need help writing two court case briefs; one involving real properties (http://supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/04-712.ZS.html) and one involving intellectual properties http://supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/04-480.ZO.html. Each court brief should be approximately 500 words. Title each of the sections with the: Facts

Illegal Collusions in US

A cartel is a group of producers that creates a formal written agreement specifying how much each member will produce and charge. The professional sports leagues of baseball (American and National Leagues), football (National Football League), basketball (National Basketball Association), and hockey (National Hockey League) a

Mr. Jones's Projects: Civil Aspects & Criminal Acts Resolution

Mr. Jones's projects include some of the largest residential subdivisions within the city. While Mr. Jones's business was developing the infrastructure of its newest and largest subdivision, the city discovered an easement for a city utility line on the subdivision that did not belong to Mr. Jones. The owner of the property wher

Business Law

Ben went to work as a computer programmer for a software firm in Dallas, Texas, in 2000. This firm specialized in software for dental offices. The employment contract that he was required to sign provided that if he left the employment of the software firm, whether initiated by Ben or the firm, he would not work for "another so

Business law regarding federal sovereign immunity is assessed.

7. (a) Fred Farmer contracts to sell 1000 tons of wheat to the new country of Zorroland. Fred sent the wheat but is never paid. He files suit in U.S. District Court for breach of contract. The defendant country claims that based on the doctrine of sovereign immunity, Fred cannot sue without Zorroland's permission. Is the def

HIV/AIDS & Law - cost of health care with Aids (including funding issues)

Greetings, I need some detailed assistance for the following topics. I realize you are not a homework completion service, but I would appreciate your help. Refs please and definitely NO PLAGIARISM. 1) Business & HIV/AIDS: The Cost of health care with Aids. I need to define the business angle. What aspects of business do w

Tangible and intellectual property law in the healthcare industry

Need Help --My Team is doing Healthcare Learning Team Activity · Complete this Learning Team Activity within the first two days of this week. · Select an industry sector within the U.S. (examples include automotive, pharmaceuticals, and information technology) as a learning team. · Assign each t

Different tax laws are considered.

Use the typical tax primary and secondary resources to include statutes, regulations, IRS guidance, and court decisions to formulate your advice regarding each of the issues listed below: ISSUES 1. Dr. Green is a practicing physician in Chicago who, as an avid blackjack and slot machine player, travels to Las Vegas ever

Lynn Greenspan practiced law with a partnership for 10years.

Lynn Greenspan practiced law with a partnership for 10years. Recently she opened her own law office, which she operates as a proprietorship. The name of the new entity is Lynn Greenspan, Attorney. Greenspan experienced the following events during the organizing phase of the new business and its first month of operation. Some of

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA)

Can you help me get started with this assignment? The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA) (case: Mastie v Great Lakes Steel Corp. 1976 or Smith v Jackson 2005) Word limit: 750 Words 1) A brief description of the law or issue and explain who is affected/covered by it. Also, briefly summarize one case exam

Business Law: Legal form for Bob and Jane's new business

Bob and Jane are husband and wife. Bob enjoys woodworking as a hobby and he has made several windmills and other pieces for decorating his yard. Jane is an excellent seamstress and enjoys making crafts, holiday decorations, and household decorations. They are both tired of working for someone else and want to start their own