4 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Hawaii enacts a state law that violates the U.S. Constitution. This law can be enforced by
a. no one.
b. the federal government only.
c. the state of Hawaii only.
d. the United States Supreme Court only.
- Under the Constitution, the judicial branch enforces the laws.
- Ann believes that Burt is about to hit her. To prevent harmful contact in this situation, Ann may use
a. any force.
b. any force, except force that is likely to cause death.
c. force that is reasonably necessary.
d. no force.
- 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.
- The state governments retain all powers not specifically delegated to the federal government.
- a A
- b C
- c TRUE
- d D
- e FALSE
5 Multiple choice questions
5 True/False questions
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. → B
Federal administrative agencies specify the powers of Congress. → FALSE
Lon trespasses on Mega Corporation's property. Through the use of rea¬son¬able force, Mega's security guard Ned detains Lon until the police ar¬rive. Mega is liable for
a. assault and battery.
b. false imprisonment.
c. intentional infliction of emotional distress.
d. none of the above. → D
A state law that conflicts with the U.S. Constitution will be deemed unconstitutional. → TRUE
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