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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

Business Law: Sue and Tom, purchase of property for partnership

Sue and Tom are business partners. They have a partnership in which they purchase and renovate homes and apartment buildings. They have worked together as partners for five years and currently own seven properties. A few months ago they talked about purchasing another property. Sue was in favor of the purchase and Tom was not su

Legal Risks and Opportunity in Employment

Assignment: Legal Risk and Opportunity in Employment The following three Legal Encounters involve NewCorp, your employer. You are required to provide a brief answer to the questions asked at the end of each encounter. Your boss expects a substantive answer, not simply a recommendation to refer matters to an attorney. The

Franchise Agreement vs Own Business: Liz wants to own an organic store.

Liz Strong thought she'd been a librarian long enough, and when the opportunity to open a small organic convenient store in the newly renovated downtown business district arose, she was ready to act. Foods of Reality is a franchisor of organic food shops, and was founded five years ago by a noted certified nutrient specialist in

Teresa's discrimination as manager of an equipment rental company

Facts: Teresa worked as a manager at an equipment rental company, from April 1985 until October 1987. Charles was president. Throughout Teresa's time at the company, Charles often insulted her because of her gender and made her the target of unwanted sexual innuendoes. Charles told Teresa on several occasions, in the presence of

25 MCQ Business Law

1. Betty and Aaron plan to form a small business, the purpose of which will be to market various computer games. If Betty is concerned with personal liability, should something go wrong in the business, she should convince Aaron to form the business as a: A._____ Sole proprietorship B._____ Partnership C._____ Corporation

Business Entity legal forms: advantages and disadvantages of four types

There are several types of legal forms for Business Entities. Discuss four types of business entities. In your discussion please include a response to the following bullet points for each type of business entity you selected. 2 Advantages of this type 2 Disadvantages of this type Finally select your current or a pre

Doctrine of Employment at Will

There has been a plethora of federal law dealing with employment. These laws are intended to provide protection for the employees and guidance for companies. How would you define each of the below listed employment statutes: Why are the below laws important to employees? when do these laws apply? What real world examples can yo