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Compare and Contrast the following concepts:

Compare and Contrast the following concepts: Assault and battery Public nuisance and private nuisance Intentional tort and negligence Negligence, strict liability and product liability in tort

Property rights

What is property right? What role do property rights play in a market economy?


Assume there is no statute. Can Eileen collect from those who keep the plaque without paying? If not, why not? It would appear that Eileen could collect from that customer if that customer chose to keep the plaque. When the customer knowingly does so she would then be entering into a quasi-contract and would be obliged to p


Can there be a Case Analysis formed from this FARAGHER v. CITY OF BOCA RATON? I have tried the websites I listed below. My problem is I can't seem to minimize the Case Analysis with the Facts, Issue, Holding and Summary of the Court's Reasoning. Go to the web sites recommended (like and

Discussion Question

Eileen Forward manufactures inspirational wall plaques worth a dollar or two and ships them unsolicited to devout elderly people along with an invoice for $20.00. Remarkably, most of the recipients pay the invoice, and many of the rest return the plaque to Eileen. Some discard Eileen's package. But some of the recipients keep

Discussion Question Two

Raffles (the broker) and Wichelhaus (the customer) didn't actually agree on a specific arrival date. So why do you think the court found in favor of the customer? Why do you think the customer refused to accept delivery? A contract is an agreement. Suppose a rancher says to his neighbor, "I'll sell you my horse for $500."

Mark Realty, Inc. v. Rogness (Case Study)

Case Analysis on the current issue below Can you start a Case Analysis pls ? Below are just some useful resources .. I've sent a problem like this through before and I received it back w/ no problem. Mark Realty, Inc. v. Rogness 418 SO.2D 373 (1982) District Court of Appeals of Florida COWART, Judge Tilman

Discussion Questions

Discussion Question One A few years ago a New Mexico jury awarded Stella Liebeck $2.7 million in punitive damages after she received third degree burns from a cup of McDonald's coffee she spilled in her lap. Do you think it is appropriate to punish corporate wrongdoing by awarding punitive damages in a private lawsuit? Was

Doower v. Gotham

What are Eval's best arguments? What are Gotham's best arguments? Doower v. Gotham Eval Doower devises a clever scheme to rip off the Gotham Department Store. During the day, he manages to enter the store's loft and loosen the hatch opening onto the roof. He plans to hide in the men's toilet until the store closes and

Court's Reasoning

I am trying to minimize a case analysis and it's not working - since I'm unable to minimize it due to the amount of information given. I have to discuss the Summary of the Court's Reasoning on this case. This is the information I have for the Case Analysis - I can not complete this withought the Court's Reasoning. Unfortunat

Business Law Problems

Hello I have used BrainMass before for Mathemetics and it has been great. I have a business law exam coming up soon. My professor gave us practice questions for the exam and I need them answered. If this assignment please answer all of the questions in the JPG. Attachments. (See attached files for full problem descrip

A manufacturing company is negotiating a contract with its employees...

A manufacturing company is negotiating a contract with its employees. The probability that the union will go on strike is 5%. If the union goes on strike, the company estimates that it loose $345,000.00 for the year. If the union does not go on strike, the company estimates it will make $1.2 million dollars. Find the companies

Business Law Problems

1. Discovery is part of: A. Substantive Law B. General Law C. Motion Practice D. Procedural Law 2 "res ipsa loquitor" means" A. The thing speaks for itself. B. Assumption of risk. C. Reasonable person D. Location of the tort. 3. Bankruptcy matters a

Law Versus Justice (Business Ethics)

Holmes states that everybody has a different justice concept based on their viewpoint, experience and social affiliation. Justice is seen as an effort to do what is "right". Since people are coming from a variety of backgrounds, their personal judgments and criterions will also vary. So we cannot be able to narrow or classify a

Law Versus Justice (Business Ethics)

According to Oliver Wendell Holmes, "We practice law, not justice. There is no such thin as objective justice which is a subjective matter. A man might feel justified in stealing a loaf of bread to fill his belly; the baker might think it most just for the thief's hands to be cut off, as in Victor Hugo's Les Miserables. Acco

United States workplace labour laws

1. What are the employee workplace rights mandated by U.S. Federal law? 2. Briefly discuss at least two controversial issues concerning workplace rights (other than monitoring email). 3. In addition, discuss the issue of workplace privacy. Specifically, do employees have the right to expect privacy in their email conversatio

Investing Act & Financing Activities

Following transactions occurred during 2005 a) Acquired machine with cost of $225,000 by issuing shares of common stock b) Bonds, with $500,000 of face value and 10 years till maturity, were issued at a $35,000 premium c) Collected $175,000 on acct d) Declared $65,000 of dividends. Pd $50,000 declared in 2005 plus another

Corporate Law: Duties of directors, conflict of interest, corporate opportunity

Problem solving question on corporation law Transparent Corporate Governance Pty Co Ltd (TCG), a consulting ,has a board which includes C and D. The company has deleted Replacement Rule s.194,following some earlier turbulence. At the initiation of board members C and D ,on the incorporation of TCG ,the company had purcha

Liability to Third Party

Attached is some work i have done for the topic of Liability to Third Party. I need help in answering some questions below. 4. Appropriate management response to the situation to limit legal liability. 5. Preventative measures that management can take to limit liability in the future. Explain the action that management ca

The Law and 900 Telephone Charges: XYZ Company

A large company (XYZ) owns a local telephone service. XYZ company allows the telephone service company to run 900 numbers for dating services, chat lines, and psychic hot lines. These charges often blend into the small print on the bill and are shown as charges from the XYZ company instead of the dating service, chat line, etc.

Holding a Cruise Ship liable for damages

Two passengers (husband and wife), from the United States, were on a cruise ship that was flying the flag of Liberia. During the cruise they surprised two employees of robbing their room. During the scuffle, the husband had a heart attack and died. The spouse wants to sue the owner of the ship, since the robbers were identified

Clean Water Act-environmental law

4. Appropriate management response to the situation to limit legal liability. and 6. Explain the action that management can take to apply the liability limiting rules to the situation. ---------------------- Workplace Application Report 1. Topic / Legal Issue: Topic: Environmental Law Issue: One of Disn

MBI's branch in country G is TransShip, Ltd., a shipping company...

MBI's branch in country G is TransShip, Ltd., a shipping company. Its manager signed a contract with Erecto to the A.P.O. (Army Purchasing Organization) in Country I. TransShip is not to make delivery until the A.P.O. deposits the purchase price into an account in JumboBank in Country J and this fact is communicated to TransShip

Corn Law

What exactly is the Corn Law? Why did the Protectionist want the Corn Law and why did the Free trade dislike the Corn law?