5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dale hears Ed falsely accuse Flo of stealing from Great Warehouse, Inc., their employer. Ed's statement is defamatory
a. because Dale heard it.
b. only if Ed made the statement loudly.
c. only if Ed's statement is also published in the Dispatch, a local paper.
d. only if Flo suffers emotional distress.
- 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.
- Dian, a U.S. citizen, is the owner of Eagle, Inc. The Bill of Rights embod¬ies a series of protections for Dian against various types of interference by
a. business entities only.
b. private individuals only.
c. the government only.
d. business entities, private individuals, and the government.
- The state governments retain all powers not specifically delegated to the federal government.
- Acme Computers, a computer store, takes unethical steps to divert the customers of Cyber Goods, an adjacent competing store. Acme may be liable for
b. wrongful interference with a business relationship.
c. wrongful interference with a contractual relationship.
d. none of the above.
- a TRUE
- b C
- c A
- d ...
- e B
5 Multiple choice questions
5 True/False questions
Common law is a term for the law that is known to most of us. → TRUE
A state law that conflicts with the U.S. Constitution will be deemed unconstitutional. → A
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. → C
The function of the courts is to interpret and apply the law. → FALSE
Best Sales Corporation regularly advertises its products. Under the First Amendment, these ads and other commercial speech are given
a. less protection than noncommercial speech.
b. more protection than noncommercial speech.
c. no protection.
d. the same protection as noncommercial speech. → A