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American law

Discuss the sources of American law: -constitution -statutes and ordinances -commercial law codes (a)codification of commercial law (b)uniform commercial code

Selling price of bonds

If the interest rate is 10% and a company issued $80,000,14%, 4-year bonds that pay interest semiannually. What is the selling price pf bonds issue How would I start this problem off, is their a certain method to use since it says semiannually?

Business Law

Are alternative dispute resolution systems a real improvement over the more traditional litigation processes, or are they only a crutch that is favored when the traditional litigation becomes too costly or lengthy? If traditional courts became more responsive, would arbitration go away? Should it?

Business Law

What is the relationship between "fair" and "law"? Does one influence the other? Does public opinion play a role in how the courts (especially the Supreme Court of the U.S. ) interpret the law? Does this information help you predict how the law may or may not change?

American criminal justice system

In regards to the American criminal justice system, use your knowledge of the system from television, the news or personal experience. In approx. 350-words, describe a specific facet, procedure or concept of the criminal justice system. For example, Miranda, which you think is wrong, unfair, inappropriate or downright st

Mercy hospital and HIPAA case study

I need help with the following questions: 1. How does HIPAA serve to protect patient rights? 2. What areas of the organization did HIPAA compliance impact? 3. Do you agree with the fine levied against Mercy Hospital? Why, or why not? Evan Lee went to the emergency room at Mercy Hospital after he badly cut his hand on the

How to counter Shop Lifting?

Research using a Web search engine for at least two products or tools that would help you to investigate an incident based upon a scenario. This event scenario may be inspired by a real event known to you or one that is fictitious but likely to occur in your place of work or an environment that is familiar to you. Draft a on

Digital evidences

Dear Rahul, I assign it to you. As I have done work with you before. Pls confirm. Discuss digital evidence and privacy issues. For example, there are a growing number of sensors on the Internet such as cameras showing live highway traffic on the Web, these data could be potentially used for digital evidence if necessary. Wil

Argentina's central bank & Convertibility Act

Under the Convertibility Act, Argentina's central bank is allowed to count dollar-denominated bonds issued by the Argentine government as part of its "foreign" reserve assets. What potential problem do you see with this rule?

Research the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)

See the Multimedia activity on Ethics in International Business. Then read the case study about Geletx and Jed's concerns about the office in Lima, Peru. Research the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and then discuss whether this situation would be a violation of FAPA. What do you think that Jed should do?

Question about Grocery, Inc

Scenario: Grocery, Inc., is a retail grocery store chain based in Any State, U.S.A. Grocery has stores throughout the United States. Grocery has written contracts with many different vendors to purchase the products they sell in their stores. Vendors range from individuals to international corporations. Tom Green works as the

Morality and Law

Examine the relationship between morality and law using several different examples. Respond to each question in 150-250 words. 1. Under what circumstances, if any, might the legalization or decriminalization of drugs be beneficial to society? 2. Do you consider alcohol a drug? Should greater control be placed on the s

Article Summary

Attached is are two current (within the last two months) news article that discusses a business dispute (contracts, accounting, intellectual property, employment, etc.). Please choose one article and give a detailed discussion that identifies the legal issue in dispute, the court process that is being used, or will be used, to r

Karen is going downtown to shop.

6. Karen is going downtown to shop. She pulls her car into a parking lot, stops, pays for and receives a ticket, parks her car, and leaves. Karen keeps her keys and may get her car at any time. Several hours later, when Karen returns, she learns her car has been stolen. Which of the following statements best describes this situa

Law and Pay issues

Can someone please provide some valuable information that can assist me with the following. I am having a hard time putting it all together or at least finding information that I can use. Law and Pay Issues The EEOC Website on ligitation statistics includes a chart of suits and resolutions brought by the EEOC from 199 to

What Makes a Good General Counsel Attorney?

As the President of your corporation you now need to hire an attorney to serve as General Counsel and head up your in-house legal department. What are the three most important factors you will use in assessing candidates for the job of General Counsel? Do you want to hire a General Counsel with criminal law experience, c

Organizations and human rights issues and mission statements

Written Assignment: 1. Write a 250 word explication (Essay 1) of how you believe places of employment might both reinforce, as well as potentially violate, human rights resolutions, both domestic and global. 2. Research some Mission Statements of several corporations. You can readily access such statements

Help! This is confusing.

The concept of intellectual property rights has become big business in our informational or computer age. With regard to patent, copyright, and trademark infringement, corporations have become aware of the need to protect their intellectual and intangible property interests. A couple of examples are "non-compete" clau