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Wilson, M. F. (2005), Fair labor standards act: history and rights, Pp 21-44 Alexander, D., & Hartman, L. (2004). Employment law for business (4th ed.). New York:McGraw-Hill/Irwin. Has any one seen either book or read it. If so can you give place where I can find it or get it. If not books let me know. These books referenc

Affirmative Action and its impact on public and private sector employers

Describe the elements of Affirmative Action as it applies to public sector and private sector employers, and how it interacts with Title VII requirements of Equal Employment Opportunity. You should address (but are not limited to) the following: What employers are subject to affirmative action plans and why? What do th

Secured Transactions in Consumer Purchases

Consider the following scenario: Janice buys a refrigerator on credit from Excelsior Appliances. Janice's sales agreement treats the appliance as collateral. Janice loses her job; so, she sells the refrigerator to Henry and at the same time quits making payments to Excelsior. Henry is unaware of Excelsior's interest when he buys

The Harmon Candy Co. has announced a rights offering for its shareholders.

The Harmon Candy Co. has announced a rights offering for its shareholders. Cindy Barr owns 500 shares of Harmon Candy Co. stock. Five rights plus $62 cash are needed to buy one of the new shares. The stock is currently selling for $70 rights-on. a. What is the value of a right? b. How many of the new shares could Cindy

Discussing Rights and Ex-Rights

Jane Boles Bottling Co. has issued rights to its shareholders. The subscription price is $45 and four rights are needed along with the subscription price to buy one of the new shares. The stock is selling for $55 rights-on. a. What would be the value of one right? b. If the stock goes ex-rights, what would the new stock pric

Residual claims to earnings

Folic Acid, Inc. has $20 million in earnings, pays $2.75 in interest to bondholders, and $1.80 million to dividends to preferred stockholders. a. What are the common stockholders' residual claims to earnings? b. What are the common stockholders' legal, enforceable claims to dividends?

Finance: Stock rights, dividends, value of the right, EPS after dividend is paid

3) A firm has a market value equal to its book value. Currently, the firm has excess cash of $400 and other assets of $7,600. Equity is worth $8,000. The firm has 200 shares of stock outstanding and net income of $900. The firm has decided to pay out all of its excess cash as a cash dividend. What will the earnings per share b

Requirements of Negotiability

The following note is written by Joan Ellis on the back of an envelope: "I, Joan Ellis, promise to pay Julie Martin or bearer $100.00 on demand." Is this a negotiable instrument? Fully discuss this scenario?

Sexual Harassment

Need help in completing a 800 word assignment discussing abuse of power between a male supervisor and a female worker. The female just landed a large account and her supervisor is a flirt and wants to meet for dinner to discuss her expense report. She reports this unwanted act to Human Resources. At this point what happened to h

Define the essential elements of crime, felonies, and misdemeanors

You are still working for the City of Bigtown's Counsel, and it seems that your work largely involves shooting down the mayor's "creative" ideas to boost tourism. He is taken with the idea of an advertising campaign developed around auctioning Bigtown on eBay! He thinks that no one will take the auction seriously but that people

Forms of Employment Memo Law 530

Assessment Forms of Employment Memo. For this assignment, you are a mid-level manager at a large private university. Your boss, Chris Grey, is aware that you are in a degree program and are studying Employment Law. Chris sends you the following message: "I know you are taking a course in employment law, and I need your advice o

Elements of crime and Intentional Tort: trespass to computer services

Details: Your sister has come up with what she thinks is a brilliant idea for a home-based business - a website which helps lonely people find their perfect match by comparing different singles website services. She intends to link to some of the top dating sites, several alternative ones, and a few regional ones. While she expl

Benefits of Having a UCC Code

What are the benefits of having a Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) for business transactions? There are certain warranties provided by the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC). What are the various types of warranties that could apply to a large retail store?

Compare and contrast litigation with arbitration mediation

Compare and contrast litigation with arbitration and mediation. Which do you think is more effective in resolving business disputes? Please support your answer and explain why you believe litigation, arbitration or mediation is more effective in resolving disputes.

ADR Clause for a Team Environment

Topic: Can someone help me prepare an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) clause that can be used by a learning team to resolve disagreements among the team members. ( In 200 words) Guidelines: The clause must include at least one type of ADR in the clause; however, more than one type may be included. In addition

Voting rights

Galaxy Corporation is holding a stockholders?meeting next month. Mr. Starr is the president of the company and has the support of the existing board of directors. All nine members of the board are up for reelection. Art Levine is a dissident stockholder. He controls proxies for 30,001 shares. Mr. Starr and his friends on the boa

What are the issues and problems of Competing in the Cable Industry Emphasizing Verizon and Comcast Cablevision and How does Comcast compete with Verizon what are the critical services provided by

I have the following task, and I need some help getting started: Write a 15 pages research paper about comparing Verizon and Comcast to the wireless industry. The paper must be cited in APA form. The comparison should touch base on the following questions. What are the issues and problems of Competing in the Cable Industry Emph

Agency and Liability

Consider the following fact pattern. Jack tells several area car dealers that because of his special expertise with sports cars, the wealthy Dr. Robbins has hired him to find the doctor a unique sports car. Jack looks at many cars and test-drives quite a few of them. Jack finds one he believes Dr. Robbins would especially like.

Joan has always been a "hands-on" manager, a businessperson who becomes involved in all aspects of an operation. She is starting her own company, which will manufacture parts for the private aviation

Consider the following scenario: Joan has always been a "hands-on" manager, a businessperson who becomes involved in all aspects of an operation. She is starting her own company, which will manufacture parts for the private aviation industry. There is some potential for product liability in this line of business. Joan consult

How the Legal System Influences Our Daily Life

Although we may not often realize it, law and the legal system influence many aspects of daily life: the workplace, the things we buy and sell, and even our family relationships. For example - Identify your most recent purchase or sale. Who was the other party involved in the transaction? What was the form of payment? If some

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.

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, and attorney at a Washington D.C.law firm, explains the evolving law on jurisdiction on the Internet. the questio

Managers: Pricing Decisions and Investments

1) Managers should base pricing decisions on both cost and market factors. In addition, they must also consider legal issues. Describe the influence that the law has on pricing decisions. 2) "It is impossible to use DCF methods for evaluating investments in research and development. There are no cost savings to measure, and w

Bill of Rights and Amendments Table

The need a table for the following Amendments, the table should include the following Focus / Date Implemented/ Impact on Society / Visibility Current Impact Amendment I Amendment II Amendment III Amendment IV Amendment V Amendment VI

Torts is an area of law that is sensitive to our changing society. New causes of action are created by courts to address changes in technology, business structures and social issues.

Please see attached 1. Torts is an area of law that is sensitive to our changing society. New causes of action are created by courts to address changes in technology, business structures and social issues. Do you think courts should have the power to create new causes of action to address these issues? If not, how would y