5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- 7th Circuit
- Uniform Partnership Act (UPA)
- comparative negligence
- a (Chicago), Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin.
- b the name on appeal for the party who appeals a lower courts decision
- c adopted in 49 states governing the creation, operation, and termination of general partnersips
- d is a legal term referring to a party's intention to do injury to another party, ____________ is expressed when there is manifested a deliberate intention unlawfully to take away the life of a human being
- e a defense that allocates responsibility for an accident between the plantiff and the defendant when both were negligent and determines liability accordingly.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- currently means an order by a higher court directing a lower court, tribunal, or public authority to send the record in a given case for review
- is the location where a case is heard. In the United States, the ________ is either a county (for cases in state court) or a district or division (for cases in federal court). _________ deals with locality of a lawsuit, that is, with questions of which court or courts with proper jurisdiction may hear a specific suit
- flexibility, consistency and pervasiveness
- the right of a court to hear disputes involving certain areas of law and amounts.
- (Cincinnati), Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee,
5 True/False Questions
4th Circuit → (St. Louis) Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota
stare decisis → is the term for ability of a party to demonstrate to the court sufficient connection to and harm from the law or action challenged to support that party's participation in the case.
strict liability → degree of liability for conduct an absolute standard of liability.
Dicta → is a statement of opinion or belief considered authoritative because of the dignity of the person making it, There are multiple subtypes of _______, although due to their overlapping, legal practitioners in the U.S. colloquially use ________ to refer to any statement by a court which extends beyond the issue at bar.
11th Circuit → (Atlanta) Alabama Florida Georgia