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    Legal Issues: Drunk Driving

    As the HR Manager of a regional moving company, it has come to your attention that one of your drivers, Joe Joker, was recently arrested for drunk driving while on personal business, and had his driver's license suspended. Joe has been with the company for 12 years and everyone likes him. You know that Joe has a large family and

    How the ADA improved the Civil Rights Act of 1964

    Several employment law statutes were enacted into law after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII). Briefly describe the American with Disability Act (ADA) of 1990, and specifically how it improved upon the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

    Business Law- Fair Use of Copyrighted Material

    In A & M Records, Inc. v Napster, Inc., the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal determined that Napster, Inc.'s MusicShare software which allowed users to make MP3 music files stored on individual computer hard drives available for copying, search, and transfer by other Napster users, did not result in "fair use" of the copyrighted ma

    Issue, Rule, Application, Conclusion: Meyer v. Henderson Construction Co.

    Explanation of case Meyer v. Henderson Construction Co. using IRAC (Issue, Rule, Application, Conclusion) Case: Meyers was under contract with Henderson to install overhead doors in a factory that Henderson was building. Meyers obtained the disassembled doors from the manufacturer. His contract with Henderson required Meyers

    Business Law: Why do we have regulatory agencies? Data privacy issues.

    1.Why do we have regulatory agencies? Why does a business person need to know who his major regulators are? Name one at the federal level that impacts business communications and briefly describe its functions and impact on business communications. 2.Data privacy has come under increased regulatory scrutiny. Comment on the

    Analyze the probable success of a court proceeding about an easement for Al Jones

    Your team is working as a legal team in a mid-size law firm. Your supervisor, a partner in the firm, has been approached by Mr. Al Jones, a land developer and very important client, with the following legal situation: Mr. Jones's projects include some of the largest residential subdivisions within the City. While Mr. Jones'

    Minimizing Contract Disputes and Litigation

    Consider the elements that form a contract. What steps should an organization take to ensure that the organization employees and agents follow the best practices with regard to creation and management of contracts, with a goal of minimizing contract disputes and litigation?

    Comments on a procurement or contract strategy plan that failed

    Looking for information or web site on a company where the procurement or contract strategy plan was inadequate and the project they were working on failed. What issues led to the failure, what are some details about the project and 1-2 suggestions to avoid failure for the future.

    Income tax law: Sources

    One page summation of the US Congress sources of income tax law. Where is the US Congress sources located and what information the US Congress would provide to someone doing income tax research. Explain the rationale. Be sure to cite references, especially electronic URLs.

    Valid Contract of Kidney Replacement

    In 1999, you enter a contract to clone one of your kidneys for a future replacement of one of your own kidneys. You are an adult at the time the contract is signed. The contract includes language preserving the cloned kidney until you need it, if you need it. It also includes language wherein both parties agree there are ce

    Contracts as a Legal Document

    Explain how contracts can be used not just as a legal document but also as an asset in furthering the interests of the business by which you are employed. Be sure to give an example.

    Legal System Identification, Comparison, and Analysis of an Easement Memorandum

    Your team is working as a legal team in a mid-size law firm. Your supervisor, a partner in the firm, has been approached by Mr. Al Jones, a land developer and very important client, with the following legal situation: Mr. Jones's projects include some of the largest residential subdivisions within the City. While Mr. Jones'

    FARAGHER v. CITY OF BOCA RATON Case brief

    Prepare a CASE BRIEF MEMORANDUM FORMAT for the opinion below. Attached is an example of the layout of this assignment FARAGHER v. CITY OF BOCA RATON 524 U.S. 775 JUSTICE SOUTER delivered the opinion of the Court. This case calls for identification of the circumstances under which an employer may be held liable under

    Legal Issues: Real Estate Purchase

    Each of the following questions presents one or more legal issues. In your answers, state each legal issue succinctly, state the pertinent rule of law and explain how the rule applies. If a case from the textbook or other course materials is relevant, cite it and explain its application to the problem. 4. Jack and Jill

    application, transaction, immediately legal issues

    Each of the following questions presents one or more legal issues. In your answers, state each legal issue succinctly, state the pertinent rule of law and explain how the rule applies. If a case from the textbook or other course materials is relevant, cite it and explain its application to the problem. Steve wanted to bu

    Review of basic tax laws for partnership, C corporation and S corporation

    In preparation for meetings with each of your other assigned clients, you want to provide them with written information regarding the tax laws governing their respective form of business. Review the basic tax laws of a partnership, C corporation, and S corporation to write a discussion paper that presents the basic tax laws g

    Legal Evidence: reasonable, foreseeable and material; legal conflict

    I am having a hard time interpreting the meaning of the attached information. See attached file. The law is replete with terms of art such as "reasonable, foreseeable, and material." Therein lies both a problem and an opportunity for the risk manager. That is, it is clear that when an incident occurs, there is a keen

    Business Law: Plessy v. Ferguson - separate but equal

    In 1896, the U.S. Supreme Court decided the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. In that case, the state of Louisiana had a law that provided for separate but equal accommodations for African American and white railway passengers. An African American passenger challenged the state law. The Supreme Court held that the "separate but equal"

    Law Allegation for Addiction Gambling

    Please see the attached case. Ex-lawyer sues casinos over gambling compulsion By MarketWatch Last update: 5:35 a.m. EDT March 9, 2008 TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) - A former lawyer and media commentator who lost nearly $1 million from gambling is claiming in a lawsuit that the casinos at which she played had a duty to notice

    Patent Law Case

    Peter Pasta works in the R&D Department of Setonia Co. of North Burgundy, NJ as a staff engineer. Setonia has recently developed a brand new product which combines the best features of a Blackberry, IPod and IPhone. Setonia's management decides not to seek patent protection for their new product they call Purple-Plum-Phone or P

    Administrative, Beneficiary, Confronted, and Insurance

    Harry and David were partners in a small mortgage business. Harry provided the financing, and David did the administrative work. Harry was pursuing a secret love affair with David's wife, Susan. David suffered from a serious heart condition. Harry took out a $2,000,000 insurance policy on David's life with Galaxy Life Insurance

    Requirments for a Gift

    A gift is effective if three conditions are met. The donor must intend to make a gift, the gift must be delivered to the donee and the donee must accept the gift. Victor Gruen owned a valuable painting by Gustav Klimt. He wrote his son Michael a letter on Michael's twenty-first birthday. He said, "I want to give you the K

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