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Procedures to Work, Live or Study in the USA

If you lived in a country outside the United States and wanted to come to the United States to work, to live, or to attend an institution of higher learning, what process would you follow? Describe a realistic or imagined scenario, and explain the legal process as outlined by the U.S. Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Servic

TB and employee rights

"Tuberculosis can be a potentially more dangerous illness than AIDS or HIV due to the number of exposed persons at one time. Neither AIDS nor HIV are air borne illnesses, lessening the threat of exposure to others. Ethically speaking all persons with a debilitating disease reserves the right to due diligence from the professiona

Analysis of School Board of Nassau County V. Arline

Need help responding/offering discussion on the following statement. The Supreme Court ruling in this case appears appropriate given the impact it may have on future cases; that is, the decision seems just as much about setting precedent for future discrimination cases involving communicable diseases as it is about reaching a

School Board of Nassau County v. Arline

1. Do you agree with the Court's decision? Why or why not? Would your answer change if the contagious disease was AIDS or HIV? Explain. 2. If it is shown that Arline could perform some other function in the school system besides teaching, and contact with others was not as prevalent as in the classroom, would you allow her t

Surf shop manager legal issues

Super Sal was the manager of a surf shop in Hampton, New Hampshire. He ran the shop, did all the advertising and split the summer's profits with his boss. His boss lent him some money to get him through the season before the split of profits. He signed a promissory note for the loan which stated that he would pay his boss at the

Gun control debate

Should there be more restrictions on who is allowed to purchase firearms? Why or why not? What additional restrictions for firearm control might be more effective?

Leases and Ethical Dilemmas

When Tiffany's boyfriend, Paul, unexpectedly lost his roommate and could no longer afford to live in his apartment, he moved in with Tiffany. her lease did not allow anyone who was not on the lease to occupy the premises. The landlord was not on the premises, so she was not worried about it being discovered. Her neighbor on the

Paying Dividends versus Budgeting Expenses

Lyone, Inc. is a non-union manufacturer of consumer household goods. Their industry is largely union, yet they have remained without a union because employees have always felt that they could work well with management and that management protected the employees and treated them fairly. Recently, the employees have sought a pay i

Undue Influence and Consideration Contract

1. Discuss undue influence as a challenge to mutual assent. 2. Which of the following will be considered as a valid consideration for a contract? The consideration is not bargained for. The party giving the consideration does not suffer a legal detriment. The party receiving the consideration receives a legal benefit

The Political and Economic State of Japan

Many Americans marvel at the success of the Japanese economy and political system. They are also concerned with the recent setbacks in the Japanese economy. Describe the basic features of the systems, both its strengths and limitations. What are the similarities and differences with the American systems? Which of the Japanese ch

Japan's Political System

Outline the features and components of the Japanese political system. Highlight the interaction among its different parts and the influence of cultural traits on the functioning of the system.

Discussion on internet privacy

Discuss the basic issues in Internet privacy? How does the US differ from the EU in its treatment of the issue? Choose an approach you agree with and explain your position.

(Issue, Rule, Analysis, Conclusion) method in a business context

IRAC The IRAC Method The IRAC method is an instructional tool that can aid students in the comprehension and evaluation of information so that they can make informed value decisions. It is an acronym for Issue, Rule, Analysis, and Conclusion. Although this is a legal model used to evaluate hypothetical situations in law cases

The Grokster Case

Summarize briefly the key facts of the Grokster case. Discuss the applicable law and legal issues in the case of Grokster case. Assume you are the CEO of Grokster. What could you do to make your service compliant with copyright laws?

Untied States Legal System

The legal system in the United States is essentially a common law system that depends heavily on the decisions in previous cases. What does this system mean for the development of law, and how does this system affect the ability of firms to consider the legal impacts of actions that they are considering? Reference required.

Technology and Legal Issues

Discuss two legal issues that have been difficult to deal with as technology has changes. example could include intellectual property, contract form or others you can think of.

Manager Business Law & Job Applicant or Incumbent Interviewing for Hire

Discuss specific reasons why the following questions should be avoided while interviewing applicants for a job; Do you have children or plan to have children in the near future? What was your maiden name or what language do you most frequently speak? Also please answer: Generally, what questions are "illegal" and sh

Case Brief of Appeal of University of California, San Francisco (1996)

This is a case brief of Appeal of University of California, San Francisco - Citation: 1996 WL 681971 (V.A.B.C.A.), 97-1 BCA 28,642, VABCA No. 4661 (1996) This summary follows the standard case brief format, including the following sections: 1) Case Name and Citation, 2) Key Facts, 3) Legal Issues Presented to Court, 4) Holdin

Case Brief of OPM, Petitioner v. Charles Richmond (1990)

This is a case brief of Office of Personnel Management, Petitioner v. Charles Richmond - Citation: No. 88-1943. Supreme Court of the United States. 496 U.S. 414. (1990). This summary follows the standard case brief format, including the following sections: 1) Case Name and Citation, 2) Key Facts, 3) Legal Issues Presented to

Current Event Presentations for Government Aspects

Need help coming up with a current event at the federal level. Just something that is relavant to the times and I have to speak about for a couple minutes. Something that would be interesting to our democratic professor who is running again this year to be the Hawaii governor. Trying to steer away from Hawaii current events bec

case study-legal issue

Discuss all legal issue for following case. (1) " Sweet Samantha was at the grocery store. She slipped on a banana peel left by another customer. A young child was eating one of the bananas from his father's cart and dropped it on the floor. Samantha injured her ankle and was limping as she left the store. Another customer saw

Maczko v. Ford Motor Co.

Maczko v. Ford Motor Co. case to respond to this question. In 2000, Ford motor company spun off a subsidiary named Visteon, as well as several employees that went to work with Visteon. Visteon transferred some facilities, as well as these same employees, back to Ford in 2006. The employees were classified as re-hired rather than

Antitrust Laws and Governmental Agencies for Enforcing Laws

Antitrust laws and the agencies involved in enforcing such acts seem to be confusing. Please outline, concisely, the basic acts or laws concerning antitrust, the specific governmental agencies in charge of enforcing each law, the limits of responsibility of these agencies, and your suggestions on simplifying the process.

Issues in Anti-trust Laws and Enforcement

Please help with the following problem: What are the issues concerning antitrust laws and enforcement? Who is involved and why? How would you recommend that the system be change and why?

Advantages of interstate compacts

Is state involvement in immigration issues really necessary or will it only complicate current federal policy? Is regulatory negotiation an abdication of government responsibility to the regulated? What are the advantages of using interstate compacts to regulate issues like the Great Lakes?

Interaction Between Administrative Law & Governmental Agencies

1- Define and distinguish the accountability difference between an executive department and an independent regulatory commission (IRC). Why create an IRC? 2- Explain the difference between an independent agency in the executive branch and an independent regulatory commission, in terms of their independence from the executive