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L201 Business Law
constitutions
statutes
common law
stare decisis
establish governmental structure, specific rights and duties
enacted by legislative body to regulate conduct
made and applied by judges at the state level as judges decid…
let the decision stand
constitutions
establish governmental structure, specific rights and duties
statutes
enacted by legislative body to regulate conduct
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Business Law 201 Final
Statute of Frauds
Testate
Intestate
Suretyship Provision
=1677, certain kinds of contracts, to be enforceable must be…
Died leaving a will. Appoint executor/executrix who gather as…
Died without a will. Appoint administrator/administrix.
If mad ancillary promise debt to another, it must be in writi…
Statute of Frauds
=1677, certain kinds of contracts, to be enforceable must be…
Testate
Died leaving a will. Appoint executor/executrix who gather as…
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Business Law 201 Midterm
Statutory Law
Common Law
Administrative Law
Independent Regulatory Agencies
The body of law enacted by legislative bodies (as opposed to…
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
The body of law created by administrative agencies (in the fo…
Federal regulatory agencies that are independent, thus not fu…
Statutory Law
The body of law enacted by legislative bodies (as opposed to…
Common Law
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
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Business Law 201 Midterm
Law
Function of Law
Legal Sanctions
Law and Morals
A rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme power in a…
To maintain stability in the social, political, and economic…
Means by which the law enforces the decisions of the courts.
Different but overlapping; law provides sanctions, while mora…
Law
A rule of civil conduct prescribed by the supreme power in a…
Function of Law
To maintain stability in the social, political, and economic…
167 terms
Business Law 201
Law
Right
Duty
Right of Privacy
The order or pattern of rules that society establishes to gov…
Legal capacity to require another person to perform or refrai…
An obligation of law imposed on a person to perform or refrai…
The right to be free from unreasonable intrusion by others.
Law
The order or pattern of rules that society establishes to gov…
Right
Legal capacity to require another person to perform or refrai…
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Business Law L-201
Self-awareness... Active listening... Questi…
Secondary authorities
Statutes
Common Law
6 parts of the fromm 6?
statements about the law that come from unofficial commentato…
a written law passed by a legislative body
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
Self-awareness... Active listening... Questi…
6 parts of the fromm 6?
Secondary authorities
statements about the law that come from unofficial commentato…
57 terms
Business Law 201 Mid-Term
Statutory Law
Common Law
Administrative Law
Independent Regulatory Agencies
- written laws... - usually enacted by legislative
-based on past cases ... - law developed by judges, courts, etc…
- Body of law that regulates the operation and procedures of…
- Deal with area of Administrative law: regulations or rulema…
Statutory Law
- written laws... - usually enacted by legislative
Common Law
-based on past cases ... - law developed by judges, courts, etc…
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Business Law 201
Beyond a reasonable doubt
Case
Case reporters
Civil law
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
books containing the decisions issued by federal and state co…
laws, written or unwritten, that specify the duties that exis…
Beyond a reasonable doubt
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
Case
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
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Chapter Two L-201 Introduction to Business Law
Alternative dispute resolution:
Jurisdiction:
Courts of limited jurisdiction:
Difference between state trial courts…
a collection of processes for resolving private disputes outs…
something a court must have if its decision in a case is to b…
minor criminal cases and civil disputes involving small amoun…
they are not governed by the subject-matter restrictions or t…
Alternative dispute resolution:
a collection of processes for resolving private disputes outs…
Jurisdiction:
something a court must have if its decision in a case is to b…
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L201 Business Law Terms
Article I
Article II
Article III
Article VI
-Legislative Branch... -power in house and the senate
-Executive Branch... -executive power is in the president
-Judicial Branch... -Supreme Court: 9 members... -can declare laws…
-any debts or engagements that US was involved with before th…
Article I
-Legislative Branch... -power in house and the senate
Article II
-Executive Branch... -executive power is in the president
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L201 Business Law - Sellers
CONSTITUTION
Separation of Powers
Bill of Rights
Total Amendments
Sets up Gov into branches and subdivisions, fed and state, gi…
Breaks gov into three branches, judicial, legislative, and ex…
First ten amendments
27
CONSTITUTION
Sets up Gov into branches and subdivisions, fed and state, gi…
Separation of Powers
Breaks gov into three branches, judicial, legislative, and ex…
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L201 Business Law - Sellers
CONSTITUTION
Separation of Powers
Bill of Rights
Total Amendments
Sets up Gov into branches and subdivisions, fed and state, gi…
Breaks gov into three branches, judicial, legislative, and ex…
First ten amendments
27
CONSTITUTION
Sets up Gov into branches and subdivisions, fed and state, gi…
Separation of Powers
Breaks gov into three branches, judicial, legislative, and ex…
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Business Law 201 Ch.1
Beyond a reasonable doubt
Case
Case reporters
Civil law
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
books containing the decisions issued by federal and state co…
laws, written or unwritten, that specify the duties that exis…
Beyond a reasonable doubt
in criminal law, the general rule that for a judge or jury to…
Case
a dispute between two or more parties that is resolved throug…
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Business Law 201 Ch. 1
Administrative Agencies
Administrative rules and regulations
Bill
Brown vs Board of Education
Agencies that the legislative and executive branches of feder…
Directives issued by federal and state administrative procedu…
A document introduced in the U.S. Congress that begins the pr…
A US Supreme Court case decided in 1954 that held that the "s…
Administrative Agencies
Agencies that the legislative and executive branches of feder…
Administrative rules and regulations
Directives issued by federal and state administrative procedu…
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Business Law 201 Ch. 2
Article III of the Constitution
Associate Justices of the Supreme Court
Change of Venue
Choice-of-law clause
The part of the constitution that establishes the judicial br…
Justices of the Supreme court other than the chief justice
Movement of a trial to a venue where a more impartial jury ca…
A contract provision that designates a certain state's law th…
Article III of the Constitution
The part of the constitution that establishes the judicial br…
Associate Justices of the Supreme Court
Justices of the Supreme court other than the chief justice
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Business Law 201: Chapter 3
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
(sworn statements by parties or witnesses) or copies of docum…
...
In an answer, the defendant either admits or denies each of t…
...
affidavit
(sworn statements by parties or witnesses) or copies of docum…
affirmative defense
...
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L201 Business Law Terms
Article I
Article II
Article III
Article VI
-Legislative Branch... -power in house and the senate
-Executive Branch... -executive power is in the president
-Judicial Branch... -Supreme Court: 9 members... -can declare laws…
-any debts or engagements that US was involved with before th…
Article I
-Legislative Branch... -power in house and the senate
Article II
-Executive Branch... -executive power is in the president
57 terms
Business Law 201 Mid-Term
Statutory Law
Common Law
Administrative Law
Independent Regulatory Agencies
- written laws... - usually enacted by legislative
-based on past cases ... - law developed by judges, courts, etc…
- Body of law that regulates the operation and procedures of…
- Deal with area of Administrative law: regulations or rulema…
Statutory Law
- written laws... - usually enacted by legislative
Common Law
-based on past cases ... - law developed by judges, courts, etc…
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BA 201 - Business Law Terms
Law
Lawsuit
Breach
Common Law
A body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
A judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
The failure to perform a legal obligation.
That body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions…
Law
A body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
Lawsuit
A judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
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Business 201 Business Law Exam 1 Review
administrative agency
answer
arbitrator
assault
An official government agency, created by congress, the const…
Defendant's response to the complaint
A neutral third party who has the power to impose a binding d…
An intentional act that causes the plaintiff to fear imminent…
administrative agency
An official government agency, created by congress, the const…
answer
Defendant's response to the complaint
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BA 201 business law ch 10 terms
Consideration
Forbearance
Rescission
Past consideration
The value given in return for a promise or performance in a c…
The act of refraining from an action that one has a legal rig…
A remedy whereby a contract is terminated and the parties are…
An act completed in the past which ordinariy, by itself, cann…
Consideration
The value given in return for a promise or performance in a c…
Forbearance
The act of refraining from an action that one has a legal rig…
BA 201 Business Law Chapter 4 review
Federal Form of Government
Checks and balances
Commerce clause
Supremacy Clause
A system of government in which the states form a union and t…
The system by which each of the three branches of the nationa…
The provision in article I, section 8, of the US Constitution…
The requirement in Article VI of the constitution that provid…
Federal Form of Government
A system of government in which the states form a union and t…
Checks and balances
The system by which each of the three branches of the nationa…
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BA 201 Business Law Chapter 4 terms
Bill of Rights
Checks and balances
commerce clause
due process clause
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution
The system by which each of the three branches of the nationa…
The provision in Article I, section 8, of the US Constitution…
The provision of the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments to the C…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution
Checks and balances
The system by which each of the three branches of the nationa…
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Business Law BA 201 Chapter 1 Terms
Lawsuit
Breach
Common Law (Statutes/Cases)
Case
Judicial Proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between p…
The failure to perform a legal obligation
That body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions…
A judicial preceeding for the determination of a dispute betw…
Lawsuit
Judicial Proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between p…
Breach
The failure to perform a legal obligation
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BA 201 Business Law Chapter 5 terms
Tort
Business Tort
Cyber Tort
Damages
A civil wrong not arising from a breach of contract. A breach…
A tort occurring only within the business context.
A tort committed in cyberspace.
Money sought as a remedy for a breach of contract or for a to…
Tort
A civil wrong not arising from a breach of contract. A breach…
Business Tort
A tort occurring only within the business context.
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Business Law BA 201 Ch. 2 terms
ethics
business ethics
stock buyback
stock option
moral principles and values applied to social behavior
a consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
a companys purchase of shares of its own stock on the open ma…
an agreement that grants the owner the option to buy a given…
ethics
moral principles and values applied to social behavior
business ethics
a consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
Business Law. BA 201 chapter 9 terms
Agreement
Offer
Revocation
Option contract
A meeting of two or more minds in regard to the terms of a co…
A promise or commitment to perform of refrain from performing…
In contract law, the withdrawal of an offer by an offeror. Un…
A contract under which the offeror can't revoke his or her of…
Agreement
A meeting of two or more minds in regard to the terms of a co…
Offer
A promise or commitment to perform of refrain from performing…
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PCC BA 201 Business Law Final Terms
Law
Lawsuit
Breach
Common law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
the failure to perform a legal obligation
that body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions…
Law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
Lawsuit
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
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BA 201 - Business Law Chapters Midterm
Jurisdiction
Long Arm Statute
Injunction
Small Claims Court
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific action.
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
A court decree ordering a person to do or refrain from doing…
A special court in which parties litigate small claims (usual…
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific action.
Long Arm Statute
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
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BA 201 Business Law ch. 3 terms
jurisdiction
long arm statute
injunction
small claims court
the authority of a court to hear and decide a sprecific action
a state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
a court decree ordering a person to do or refrain from doing…
a special court in which parties litigate small claims, (usua…
jurisdiction
the authority of a court to hear and decide a sprecific action
long arm statute
a state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
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Business Law 201 West Chester PA
Public Law
Private Law
Procedural Law
Substantive Law
Applies to everyone equally. Created by law-making authority
Legally binding on parties who agree to (contracts)
Legal rules that must be followed by government officials in…
Actual substance of the law or the merits of the claim, case,…
Public Law
Applies to everyone equally. Created by law-making authority
Private Law
Legally binding on parties who agree to (contracts)
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Business Law 201: Sales Contract Exam Review
What are the four essential elements o…
What is the definition of a sales k?
What are two things to look at to dete…
What are the differences between merch…
1) Manifestation of Mutual Assent... 2) Consideration... 3) Parties…
A transfer of title of an existing identified tangible person…
1) Nature of good involved... 2) Terms and conditions concernin…
Merchant: sells a particular product in the "ordinary course…
What are the four essential elements o…
1) Manifestation of Mutual Assent... 2) Consideration... 3) Parties…
What is the definition of a sales k?
A transfer of title of an existing identified tangible person…
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BA 201 Business Law Chapter 1 terms
law
lawsuit
breach
common law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
the failure to perform a legal obligation
that body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions…
law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
lawsuit
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
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Business Law 201 Ch. 8 Terms
Actus reus
Arraignment
Arrest
Arrest warrant
"Guilty act"-the actual performance of a criminal act.
A hearing during which the accused is brought before a court…
A situation in which a person is taken into custody for the a…
A document for a person's detainment based on a showing of pr…
Actus reus
"Guilty act"-the actual performance of a criminal act.
Arraignment
A hearing during which the accused is brought before a court…
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BA 201 Business Law Chapter 8 Terms
Promise
Promisor
Promisee
Contract
A declaration that binds the person who makes it to do or not…
A person who makes a promise
A person to whom the promise is made
A set of promises constituting an agreement between parties,…
Promise
A declaration that binds the person who makes it to do or not…
Promisor
A person who makes a promise
20 terms
Business Law 201 Chapter 8/9
Tort
tort law
Three types of Torts
Assault
(law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be b…
1. to compensate you for your injury... 2. prevents retaliation…
1. Intentional torts (by accident)... 2. negligent (careless)... 3.…
a threat towards somebody, put in fear of possible unwanted c…
Tort
(law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be b…
tort law
1. to compensate you for your injury... 2. prevents retaliation…
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BA 201 Business Law chapter 2 terms
Ethics
Business ethics
Stock buyback
Stock option
Moral principles and values applied to social behavior
A consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
A company's purchase of shares of its own stock on the open m…
An agreement that grants the owner the option to buy a given…
Ethics
Moral principles and values applied to social behavior
Business ethics
A consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
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BA 201 Business Law Ch29 Terms
Sole Proprietorship
Partnership
Articles of Partnership
Fiduciary Relationship
The simplest form of business in which the owner is the busin…
An association of two or more person to carry on, as co-owner…
A written agreement that sets forth each partner's rights in,…
A relationship founded on trust and confidencce
Sole Proprietorship
The simplest form of business in which the owner is the busin…
Partnership
An association of two or more person to carry on, as co-owner…
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BA 201 Business Law chapter 1 terms
Law
Lawsuit
Breach
Common law
A body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
A judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
The failure to perform a legal obligation
That body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions…
Law
A body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
Lawsuit
A judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
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BA 201 Business Law chapter 5 terms
Tort
Business tort
Cyber tort
Damages
A civil wrong not arising from a breach of contract. A breach…
A tort occurring only within the business context
A tort committed in cyber space
Money sought as a remedy for a breach of contract or for a to…
Tort
A civil wrong not arising from a breach of contract. A breach…
Business tort
A tort occurring only within the business context
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BA 201 Business Law chapter 3 terms
Alternative dispute resolution (ADR)
Answer
Appellant
Appellee
The resolution of disputes in ways other than those involved…
Procedurally, a defendants response to a complaint
The party who takes an appeal from one court to another
The party against whom an appeal is taken--that is, the party…
Alternative dispute resolution (ADR)
The resolution of disputes in ways other than those involved…
Answer
Procedurally, a defendants response to a complaint
18 terms
BA 201-Business Law @ PCC CH 1
law
lawsuit
breach
common law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
the failure to perform a legal obligation
the body of law developed from custom or judicial decisions i…
law
a body of rules of conduct with legal force and effect, set f…
lawsuit
a judicial proceeding for the resolution of a dispute between…
Business Law. BA 201 Chapter 11 terms
Contractual capacity
Disaffirmance
Restitution
Necessaries
The capacity required by the law for a party who enters into…
The reputation (avoidance) of an obligation.
A remedy under which a person is restored to his or her origi…
Necessities required for life, such as food, shelter, clothin…
Contractual capacity
The capacity required by the law for a party who enters into…
Disaffirmance
The reputation (avoidance) of an obligation.
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Business law 201 chapter 1-2
Law
Business law
Functions of law
Private law
Regulates conduct forbids undesirable activities consequence…
Rules for commercial relationship
1. Keep the peace ... 2. Provides an alternate to fighting ... 3. P…
Between 2 parties (civil cases)
Law
Regulates conduct forbids undesirable activities consequence…
Business law
Rules for commercial relationship
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BA 201 Business Law Chapter 6
Intellectual Property
Trademark
Service Mark
Trade Name
Property resulting from intellectual, creative processes
A word, symbol, sound, or design that has become sufficiently…
A mark used in the sale or advertising of services to disting…
A names used in commercial activity to designate a particular…
Intellectual Property
Property resulting from intellectual, creative processes
Trademark
A word, symbol, sound, or design that has become sufficiently…
Business Law. BA 201 Chapter 10 terms
Consideration
Forbearance
Rescission
Past consideration
The value given in return for a promise or performance in a c…
The act of refraining from an action that has a legal right t…
A remedy whereby a contract is terminated and the parties are…
An act completed in the past, which ordinarily, by itself, ca…
Consideration
The value given in return for a promise or performance in a c…
Forbearance
The act of refraining from an action that has a legal right t…
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BA 201: Business Law @ PCC Ch 2
ethics
business ethics
stock buyback
stock option
moral principles and values applied to social behavior
a consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
a company's purchase of shares of its own stock on the open m…
an agreement that grants the owner the option to buy a given…
ethics
moral principles and values applied to social behavior
business ethics
a consensus of what constitutes right or wrong behavior in th…
106 terms
BA 201 - Business Law Chapters Finals
Jurisdiction
Long Arm Statute
Injunction
Small Claims Court
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific action.
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
A court decree ordering a person to do or refrain from doing…
A special court in which parties litigate small claims (usual…
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific action.
Long Arm Statute
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
8 terms
BA 201 Business Law Ch9 Quiz
Agreement
Offer
Revocation
Option Contract
A meeting of two or more minds in regard to the terms of a co…
A promise or commitment to perform or refrain from performing…
In contract law, the withdrawal of an offer by an offeror.
A contract under which the offeror cannot revoke his or her o…
Agreement
A meeting of two or more minds in regard to the terms of a co…
Offer
A promise or commitment to perform or refrain from performing…
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L201 - Business Law (Sellers) Exam 1
Injunction
Specific Performance
Reformation
Rescission
court order forbidding a party to do some act or commanding h…
party is ordered to perform according to the terms of her con…
court rewrites contract's terms to reflect parties' real inte…
cancellation of a contract and a return of the parties to the…
Injunction
court order forbidding a party to do some act or commanding h…
Specific Performance
party is ordered to perform according to the terms of her con…
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