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Q1: On March 10, 2007, John Carver executed his will, which was witnessed by William Hobson and Sam Witt. By his will, Carver devised his farm, Stonecrest, to his nephew, Roy White. The residue of his estate was given to his sister, Florence Carver. A codicil to his will executed April 15, 2007, provided that $25,000 be given to

Concept of Adverse Possession

Real Property - Texas Man Gets McMansion for $16 The concept of adverse possession is controversial to some. To the extent it seems unfair to the true property owner, what are the arguments on the other side? What, if any, are the societal reasons for recognizing the concept?

Business law ownership issues

Please analyze the questions below: 1. Smith and Jones each owned a one-half interest, as tenants in common, in a farm called Green Acres. Smith died in 1988. In his will, he left his share of Green Acres to his wife, Joan. In 1991, Jones made a gift of his share of Green Acres to his daughter and son-in-law, Wilhelmina an

Legal Questions: Shareholders and Business Owner Liability

Q1: Jerold Murphy and three others incorporated Country House, Inc. All four shareholders worked for the company. When the company had a surplus, it gave "bonuses" to the four individuals. Murphy initially contributed one-fourth of the capital to Country House, but he owned only one-ninth of the company at the time of the paymen

Attorney Negligence to a Client, Issues in Global Warming

Q1: Ralph W. Moores, Jr., was injured on the job while work­ing as a dock worker in Maine. After collecting workers' compensation benefits in the amount of $43,000, Moores brought a third party liability suit against the shipowners. Nathan Greenberg was Moores's attorney. The shipowners informed Greenberg that they would settle

Auditor Liability to an Investment Company

Q1: Equisure, Inc., was required to file audited financial statements when it applied to have its stock listed on the American Stock Exchange (AmEx). It retained an accounting firm, defendant Stirtz Bernards Boyden Surdel & Larter, P.A. (Stirtz). Stirtz issued a favorable interim audit report that Equisure used to gain listing o

EMPLOYMENT LAW- Terminating Individual Employees

An employer fires an employee in an employment-at-will state. The employee knows that the termination was not discriminatory but is concerned that the termination might have had to do with his outspoken nature about what he deemed to be unethical marketing practices of the employer. What possible legal theory(ies) might the empl

Making Entrepreneurial Decisions

Some people say that big decisions are memorable because of the impact they have on your surroundings. In relation to operations within an organization or to entrepreneurship, have you had a big decision to make that you will never forget? How about a decision you are making now or a decision you will make in the future? Did the

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Please summarize the question below using 3 paragraphs (6 sentences minimum for paragraph) using completes and your own words. Please keep your opinion out of the responses (only focus on the law). Please follow these directions. 1. Please provide a summary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, popularly known as

Case Study: Shell V. R.W. Sturge

Can you give me some help on these two questions? Part A I need help writing this case brief. Original only please. Read the Shell v. R.W. Sturge Ltd. case and do the following: 1. Prepare a case brief. Refer to the "How to Brief a Case" Web page when preparing your case brief. If you can help me with about 600-700 word

Uniform Commercial Code, Article 2

The next primer you will prepare for your department's training series will acclimate your colleagues to the inner working of the UCC. Prepare a 2-3-page, double-spaced document explaining to your colleagues how to determine whether a valid contract has been formed in accordance with Article 2 (Sales) of the UCC. What is the pur

Monopoly in EU & Copyright

Supermarkets The Competition Commission enquiry into supermarkets, which began in April 1999, followed a nine-month investigation by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) into the major supermarket chains' business activities. The OFT identified three major areas of concern: the use of barriers to entry, the lack of effective pric

Monopolies.

Please help me to answer the questions using the cases in the attached file.

Enterprise Risk Management - Internal Audit

DQ1: œ7 Essential Elements of Enterprise Risk Management and the Role of Internal Audit DQ2: The five elements of a fraud and corruption management program are each very important. However, of those five, do you think any is particularly critical (more than the others) to the success of the program? DQ3: Those nine points

Important Aspects of Employment Law

1. Explain the elements of the claim of intentional infliction of emotional distress. Quote the actual elements of the claim and cite your source. Try to use the "best" source for your citation. (The textbook is not the best source.) Add a follow-up sentence(s) in which you explain what one of the elements means in practical ter

Product Liability Law

Please help to answer the questions using the case (file attached), based on the following criteria: 1. Evaluate the statutory provisions on buyer's and seller's remedies 2. Apply product liability statutory provisions

Legal rules.

Please help me to answer the questions using on the case bellow, based on the following criteria: 1.1 apply the legal rules on implied terms relating to the sale of goods and supply of services 1.2 apply the statutory provisions on the transfer of property and possession CASE STUDY Michael has recently had some really

Credit agreements

Marvellous Motors PLC is a highly successful chain of car dealerships with sites all across the UK. The success of the business is due in no small way to the fact that the company is in the habit of offering customers very competitive finance deals when they purchase their cars. Marvellous Motors PLC is able to provide cheaper c

Securities Act Violations

Q2: Justin Manufacturing Company sells high-fashion clothing under the prestigious "Justin" label. The company has a firm policy that it will not deal with any company that sells below its suggested retail price. Justin is informed by one of its customers, XYZ, that its competitor, Duplex, is selling the "Justin" line at a great

At will employment and legal recourse

Looking for a few paragraphs to start a discussion on the following: Employment-at-will involves the right of either the employer or employee to unilaterally terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any legal reason. Does this policy offer equal protection to both parties? What legal/policy change or changes do

Credit Reporting Agencies and the FDCPA

Please analyse questions below: Q1: Joe and Sue Hill were involved in the operation of Joe's Hamburger Joint in Miracle, State of Nowhere, from the day their parents opened it in 1928. By 1979, Joe, Sue and her husband Jim were running it. The business was a corporation with Joe and Sue each owning half of the stock. Joe d

Describe the structure of the Washington state court system

1. Please research and describe the structure of the Washington state court system. Please cite your references in APA format. Thank you (100 words) 2. Write a brief summary of your research findings on "How To Form A Single Member LLC" infographic. (100 words)

Georgia contracts

Having a clear understanding of the courts and where to file specific claims has provided your department with a good basis for where to start when a claim arises. With so many outside venders and human resource issues in today's business world, contractual claims are going to be one of the common claims that arise on a regular

Texas-based Vision Banc Savings and Loan

Please discus question below: Q 1: The Federal Home Loan Bank Board (FHLBB) operated the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation (FSLIC). The FHLBB's duties included examining all FSLIC-insured institutions to determine whether they were being operated properly under applicable laws and regulations. As part of an inv

Business Plan for new business

Can you help me develop a business plan for my new business? The part of the plan I need is III. Marketing Strategy 1. Product/Service 2. Sales Strategy 3. Promotion 4. Pricing Strategy 5. Web Strategy 6. Differentiation (Competitive Advantage) The product Is health and fitness club, I like the idea of diet

Internet and email policy in the workplace

Most companies have a log-on agreement stating that e-mail is to be used for business purposes only. What about personal e-mails to your husband or funny e-mails that you forward to your friends? Are you afforded an expectation of privacy when you use it for these personal purposes and violate company policy? To what extent shou

The FCRA, FTC, & the Delegation Doctrine

Please discuss those 3 questions below: Q1: In October, Renie Guimond discovered that her credit report at TransUnion Credit Information Co. incorrectly stated that she was married, used the name "Ruth Guimond," and had a credit card from Saks Fifth Avenue. After she reported the errors, TransUnion wrote her in November to s

Agent of Authority

Please, can you help me with this case, based on the following criteria: 1. Differentiate between the different types of agent, 2. Evaluate the rights and duties of an agent. Thanks. Case study Jane Black is a buyer for a high street fashion shop. She has a contract which gives her authority, from her employer, to