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Case Brief: McClung v. Delta Square Limited Partnership

This assignment was in a Legal, Political, and Ethical Dimensions of Business class to examine the liability of Walmart in a negligence lawsuit by Dorothy McClung. Dorothy McClung's husband was abducted at gunpoint and found dead on a property owned by the retail giant. The assignment examined five issues from the plantiff's p

Cultural Diversity and Cultural Ramifications in Criminal Justice

The Supreme Court has repeatedly asserted that a defendant is not entitled to a jury composed in whole or in part of persons of his own race. Although these rulings establish that states are not obligated to use racially mixed juries, they do not prohibit states from doing so. In fact, a number of policymakers and legal scholars

Examine an employer's duty of care and issues of compensation.

Explain whether Jake's actions are in or out of his scope of employment. Explain whether or not Herman is responsible for Jake's injury. Explain whether or not Jake should be paid the overtime. Explain the rights Jake and Herman have individually in this scenario. Video 38: Employer's Duty of Care and Issues of Compen

IRAC Method

Use the IRAC method to discuss Sarah's tort claim for Battery, False Imprisonment, and Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress. Discuss Bozo's Shopkeeper's Privilege. Bozo's Department Store, in order to deter theft, adopted a policy of stopping people at random as they were leaving the store and asking them whether

This post addresses contract law in a horse case with Ridem.

Ridem C. Boy sold his prize quarterhorse gelding Go Softly to Mr. and Mrs. Greenacres for $2500. The registration papers for Go Softly showed that his sire and dame were both full-blooded quarterhouses, and that both had impressive family bloodlines. Go Softly, at age 7, was in his prime. In the process of the sale, Mr. and Mrs

are HIPPA regulations necessary

Are the recently issued HIPAA regulations regarding transmission, privacy and security of protected health information necessary, regardless of the burden and cost of compliance?

Clinical trial protocol is discussed.

Permission must be given for any person who wants to do a study. Now what about the governmental studies that were done on the soldiers and military people? Legally, those soldiers had no idea that they were participating in what was actually a clinical trial of sorts. Do you think that there are still studies happening like t

HIPPA and privacy

Do you think that HIPAA has actually made it easier for people to have privacy and keep their information private?

Business Ethics:

Iroquois Brands, LTD., a Delaware corporation, had 78$ million in assets, $141 million in sales, and $6 million in profits. As part of its business, Iroquois imported pate de foie gras (goose pate) from France and sold it in the U.S. Iroquois derived $79,000 in revenue from sales of such pate. The French force-fed the geese from

highlight risk or monitor risk

Do you think that the corporations only highlight risk in certain areas or do they monitor and take care of all issues in their organizations? Are organizations really aware of all the issues that are happening in their organizations or do they operate with blinders on?

Regulation and licensing are assessed.

Regulation/License (up to 3 points) Draft a statute that focuses on corporate/industrial regulation. Select one area of law, such as the environment, employee safety, equal employment opportunity, or some other. Then, isolate a type of conduct that deserves legal liability; describe the acts with as much detail as possible, and

Criminal Law and Civil Law

Do you think it is fair to only allow states and the federal government to prosecute people under criminal law? What about the instances where people are harmed and die or are injured permanently due to negligence? Why should their cases only be allowed to be tried in civil court?

Discuss computer forensics.

What do you consider to be the 3 most important computer-related forensics procedures necessary in processing evidence at the scene of a crime, and provide your reasoning of why these are the most important procedures. What do you consider to be the most important aspect of how a financial investigator must secure digital e

frivolous lawsuits

http://www.maryalice.com/Reform/frivolouslawsuits.asp THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STORY FRIVOLOUS LAWSUITS What is a frivolous lawsuit? The law defines a "frivolous" lawsuit as "presenting no debatable question" to the court. But there's certainly no debate for misbehaving defendants and their lobbyists - they often denounce le

ethical violations

Perry has been working as a bankruptcy paralegal for three years for the same firm. He interviews clients, prepares bankruptcy forms, arranges for these forms to be filed, communicates with the clients, and sees their cases through to the end. As most cases only require one appearance by a lawyer, Perry does ninety percent of th

Using Technology for Daily Tasks, Continued Reliance on Technology

How do you use technology for daily tasks? Reflect on your own use of technology and where you would be without it. What do you do or use now in your everyday life that even five years ago was a new technology but now you cannot do without? Describe the types of technology you use and how you use them. For example, do you use a

This posting addresses the situation of Danny.

Developing a trustworthy and long-term relationship with the clients is probably one of the main goals of the contemporary company. The management of the organization could develop a code of conduct, organize customer service seminars, and encourage valuing every customer. This is very important in the law firms when every case

Trade and Environment law

Assignment question: International trade interacts with environmental issues in a complex manner, often posing threat to the natural and human environment. Trade has also been considered to be an ally to environment if environmental and social costs are internalised and there are more distribution of economic benefits of trade.

What are the four types of prisons?

- Identify the four types of prisons. - Explain the concept of prison as a total institution. - Explain why jails play an important role in the criminal justice system. - The role of community based corrections programs associated with jails and prisons. - Violent behavior (among prisoners, between inmates and

Court system in America is overviewed.

* the historical developments of the U.S. courts * outline the dual court system of the United States and analyze the correlation between the previously described historical developments and the dual court system of the United States.

California Penal Codes: Parole Officers

Please provide a link to site with information on California Penal Code Section 830.5, which regards parole officers, and provide a paragraph describing of the types of laws contained in this section.

The issue of compliance is assessed

Compliance Discussion:The case: THE COLLEGE AND GOVERNMENT Trespass Statutes and Ordinances State v. Schmid Supreme Court of New Jersey 84 N.J. 535, 423 A.2d 615 (1980) OPINION: The opinion of the Court was delivered by HANDLER, J.While distributing political literature on the campus of Princeton University, defendant C

Adjust legal issue statements

Find the flaws in the statements, no research on laws needed. For instance, if you do not know if the civil or probate law should be specified, just state that the specific law is needed. Answer the following questions for each statement: What is wrong with these issue statements? Also state what is needed to fix them?

Respondeat superior

Individuals assigned the role of plaintiff should post a well reasoned analysis to support the Plaintiffs in the case. Plaintiffs are required to post only ONE main analysis for your side of the case The Case of the Loose Keys A new and used car dealership hired Employee to perform various duties such as cle

Effectiveness of punishment compared to rehabilitaion

Debates the effectiveness of punishment compared to rehabilitation in relation to management of convicted offenders in prison and under community supervision. Formulate the basis of the debate on issues of punishment versus rehabilitation that address the following points: 1) deterrence of crime, 2) impact upon victims and vict

Sheapordizing

Can you help me with the Shepardizing the citation for each case listed below help with the questions that follow? 566 A.2d 227: 1. What is the parallel citation for this case (i.e., the same case printed elsewhere)? Please help me understand how you can tell 2. How many cases give a positive t

Medical Marijuana License

Does obtaining a medical marijuana license effect anything, in terms of obtaining a position with the public? Filling out a HIPAA form ensures the confidentiality of your medical records, but you must also register with the state of CA, or any other states, to obtain your medical license card. A Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Introduction of Criminal Justice

Evidence-based Policing: A summary describing evidence-based policing. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of evidence-based policing.