4 Written questions
4 Matching questions
- Net Corporation files a suit against Omega, Inc., alleging that Omega breached a contract to sell Net a computer system for $100,000. Net is
a. the appellant.
b. the appellee.
c. the defendant.
d. the plaintiff.
- In a suit against Kathy, Lon obtains specific performance. This is
a. an equitable remedy and a remedy at law.
b. an equitable remedy only.
c. a remedy at law only.
d. not a remedy.
- Leo, a resident of Missouri, owns a warehouse in Nebraska. A dispute arises over the ownership of the warehouse with Opal, a resident of Kansas. Opal files a suit against Leo in Nebraska. Regarding this suit, Nebraska has
a. diversity jurisdiction.
b. in personam jurisdiction.
c. in rem jurisdiction.
d. no jurisdiction.
- An ordinary person standard determines whether allegedly negligent con¬duct resulted in a breach of a duty of care.
- a D
- b FALSE
- c ...
- d C
5 Multiple choice questions
5 True/False questions
Ann files a suit against Beta Products, Inc. Beta responds that even if Ann's statement of the facts is true, according to the law Beta is not liable. This is
a. a counterclaim.
b. a motion for judgment on the pleadings.
c. a motion for summary judgment.
d. a motion to dismiss. → A
Puffery is fraud. → FALSE
The case of Able, Inc. v. Baker is heard in a Connecticut court with origi¬nal jurisdiction. The case of Charlie v. Delta, Inc. is heard in a Connecticut court with appellate jurisdiction. The difference be¬tween original and ap¬pellate jurisdiction is whether
a. a case is being heard for the first time.
b. the court is exercising a new type of jurisdiction.
c. the parties' legal arguments are innovative.
d. the subject matter of a case involves new facts. → A
The United States Supreme Court can review a decision by a state's high¬est court only if a question of federal law is involved. → FALSE
A state law that conflicts with the U.S. Constitution will be deemed unconstitutional. → FALSE