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Food Poisoning Scenario

An owner of a restaurant that serves tropical fish comes to you as an expert in seafood toxins with a problem. He received a letter from a legal firm representing a 50-year old male who claims he was a customer and ate at the restaurant 2 months ago. The man had diarrhea a few hours after eating a serving of barracuda, followed

Ethical Considerations in International Retailers

Dracca is prohibited from selling its Funny Bunny toys in the United States because they do not meet product safety guidelines. Because there is a high profit margin on these toys, Dracca sells them overseas via electronic contracts. Dracca offered 100 cartons of Funny Bunny toys to a retailer in Canada known as Northern Toys, L

Victomology

Identify a legal description of date rape so that the person filling out the survey knows what types of behavior are being described. Identify services available to rape victims that may include support groups, advocates, counseling availability, and crime victim compensation availability in your area.(I live in St. Croix U.

Infectious Disease Association of America

How would I make the case that the Infectious Disease Association of America has market power? This is in regards to an antitrust case by an attorney general against the Infectious Disease Association of America's development process for their Lyme disease treatment guidelines.

Differences

Part I: Assuming that the statement above is true that both terms do not literally mean the same thing, how does international criminal justice system differ from comparative criminal justice system? Explain the differences between a comparative criminal justice system and international justice system and how they are applied. P

IRAC

Dan operates a factory that makes peanut butter in the City of Zealand. The factory has been making peanut butter for more than 50 years. Dan factory was located in an area zoned for factory use where 10 other factories were located. All of the other factories have closed. The factory emits smoke and the odor of peanuts. However

IRAC

When iracing the issues. Please break apart each elements and prove it up based on the facts. Doug was watching television in his apartment. There was a loud party outside that was making it hard for Doug to watch television. Doug yelled out his window for them to quiet down, and Tom yelled back an obscenity to which Doug r

Race and jury selection

Defendant Woodson is an African-American male accused of murdering a white female in an apartment burglary. During the jury selection process, Prosecutor Forbes exercises only two peremptory challenges, excusing from service the only two African-Americans in the jury. An all-white jury is eventually empanelled, and Defendant Woo

influence for design an individual tax system

Let's say there's a tournament with 10 participants. This is the only tournament of the year, and is the only source of income for each participant. There is $500,000 total prize money. How would you allocate the prize money among the participants (1st-10th) and why? How may this influence how you would design an individual tax

Hot coffee case

Prepare for the debate by completing the following: Go to http://www.lectlaw.com/files/cur78.htm. Read the article "The Actual Facts about the McDonald's Coffee Case." argue that McDonald's did violate its obligation of care to the consumer by serving coffee at 185 degrees.

Case Analysis Using IRAC

Bob was receiving an award in two weeks and wanted a new suit. Bob went to his tailor, Ned, to see if he could get a suit made in time for the award ceremony. Ned took Bob's measurements. Bob then picked out a black fine wool fabric. Ned told Bob that the fabric was out of stock, but he would try to locate enough for the suit.

Policy Conditions

In providing assistance to the states, Washington has in the past attached "strings" that have dictated state legislation. For example, all states now require that individuals be at least 21 years of age to drink alcohol; states adopted such rules because Washington conditioned transportation aid on enacting tougher anti-drinkin

Rights are assessed.

Thomas Cascade retired from his law enforcement job and began painting portraits. He loved to paint and expanded his painting into landscapes. The Festival of Arts was coming to his hometown and Thomas was invited to exhibit his paintings. On Wednesday, September 1, Thomas went to the festival and displayed several of his landsc

Critical legal analysis of the law

Critical legal analysis of the law. This is not to say there is no body of established law or that there is no final legal result that comes about. When Clarkson says "no one right answer". The implication is that there are varied approaches with no single correct result. That does not mean that law is unpredictable. Therefore,

capitalist market economy

1 To understand the law and how it is applied in any given case, often is a question of understanding the underlying competing policies/interests at work. Often it is a balancing test that is used by the Courts to determine the final outcome of a particular fact situation. Please discuss your understanding of this and provide ex

Legal theories

Tommy was driving home from work and was changing a CD in his CD player. He did not see the traffic light had changed from green to red before he made it into the intersection. As a result, he did not see Susie crossing in the crosswalk and struck her with his car. When Tommy realized what he had done, he stopped the car immedia

Grace, the chief attorney (CA), asks you to draft a report that she will use in her presentation to the county commission. Her goal is to keep the victim witness assistant positions, which currently exist and increase the number of these positions in the future.

Grace, the chief attorney (CA), asks you to draft a report that she will use in her presentation to the county commission. Her goal is to keep the victim witness assistant positions, which currently exist and increase the number of these positions in the future. She knows that providing victim advocacy is a relatively new concep

Compare and contrast the traditional litigation system (such as suit, answer, discovery, trial, or jury) with the nontraditional forms of ADR (such as mediation, arbitration, negotiation, etc.).

Compare and contrast the traditional litigation system (such as suit, answer, discovery, trial, or jury) with the nontraditional forms of ADR (such as mediation, arbitration, negotiation, etc.). Answer the following questions: What are the risks that businesses and other organizations encounter when dealing with traditional

Description of the Due Process of Law

Could you please help me to understand the following legal concepts?: Describe the concept of Due Process. Be sure to define the adversarial system, identify the rights of the accused, and describe the process after a crime has been committed through post-arrest procedures. Also, could you please provide some links of sites

Five elements of negligence

I need help with writing a brief: A. One evening, Kelly went to the movie theatre. When the movie was over, Kelly needed to use the restroom. As she emerged from the bathroom stall and approached the sink, Kelly slipped on a puddle of water in front of the sink, crashed to the floor and landed painfully on her shoulder. Earli

Assess the legal environment.

1.Modell owned 80 percent of the Cleveland Stadium Corporation (Stadium) and 53 percent of the Cleveland Browns Football Company (Browns). Gries owned 43 percent of Browns. The Brownsââ?¬â?¢ board consisted of Modell, the outside lawyer for both corporations, three individuals employed by both corporations, and Gries. Model

Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act is contextualized.

A second-year student at State College is majoring in music and uses a wheelchair to get around. Since he has been at State College he has been unable to use the music building on campus because it has really tall steps and no ramps. He has had others carry him into the building at times to use the facilities but considers this

The eminent domain powers by the city of Lancaster are discussed in this case.

On July 5, 1884, four sailors were cast away from their ship in a storm 1,600 miles from the Cape of Good Hope. Their lifeboat contained neither water nor much food. On the 20th day of their ordeal, Dudley and Stevens, without the assistance or agreement of Brooks, cut the throat of the fourth sailor, a 17- or 18-year-old boy. T

Explore the legal environment in terms of the 5th Amendment.

If a town needs a new road and it's okay to seize property to build the road, or a town needs a school and it's okay to seize property to build a school, then why, if a town needs jobs and increased tax revenue, is it not okay to seize property to create the same? Is it easier to justify taking lower class homes due to cost?

A sample court brief is modeled.

I need help with writing a brief. Fiege v. Boehm Court of Appeals of Maryland, 1956 210 Md. 352, 123 A.2d 316 (This case may be found on Lexis®/Nexis®