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Business Law 3.03
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act
Department of Energy
Energy Independence and Security Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
creates policies regarding energy and the safe handle of nucl…
created to move nation towards energy independence and securi…
Clean Air Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
Clean Water Act
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
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Business Law 3.03
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act
Department of Energy
Energy Independence and Security Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
creates policies regarding energy and the safe handle of nucl…
created to move nation towards energy independence and securi…
Clean Air Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
Clean Water Act
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
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Business Law Ch3
tort
tortfeasor
elements of a tort
intentional tort
private wrong committed by one person against another
a person who commits a tort
possession of certain rights by innocent part; violation of r…
actions that deliberately hurt, embarrass, or scare
tort
private wrong committed by one person against another
tortfeasor
a person who commits a tort
Business Law Chapter 3
poll tax
26th amendment
political party
checks and balances
a fixed payment per person required before the person to vote
gave all citizens age 18 or older the right to vote
private organization of citizens who select and promote candi…
division and allocation of specific authority to each of the…
poll tax
a fixed payment per person required before the person to vote
26th amendment
gave all citizens age 18 or older the right to vote
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Business Law Chapter 3
Assault
Intentional Infliction of Emotional Di…
Slander
False Imprisonment
Unlawful touching of another person.
When someone causes great emotional distress due to extreme a…
Verbal or spoken lies.
Violation of your right to move around.
Assault
Unlawful touching of another person.
Intentional Infliction of Emotional Di…
When someone causes great emotional distress due to extreme a…
Business Law - Chapter 3
Crime
Tort
Treason
Felony
An offense against the public
A wrongful act that harms another person's well-being
The act of betraying one's country
A serious crime against society that is punishable by death o…
Crime
An offense against the public
Tort
A wrongful act that harms another person's well-being
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Business Law Chapter 3
litigate
mediator
arbitrator
court
to try in court; to engage in legal proceedings
a negotiator who acts as a link between parties
decision binding on both parties
governmental forum that administers justice under the law
litigate
to try in court; to engage in legal proceedings
mediator
a negotiator who acts as a link between parties
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Business Law Chapter 3
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
Allowing a court to resolve dipsutes
Independent third party who tries to develop a solution to bo…
A person who will hold an informal meeting to determine what…
Governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Litigate
Allowing a court to resolve dipsutes
Mediator
Independent third party who tries to develop a solution to bo…
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Business Law - Chapter 3
What do judges do?
What do jurors do?
Where do we enforce our laws in a prop…
Trial court persons are called
Judges apply the law to the facts.
Jurors find or determine the facts from conflicting evidence.
The courts.
judges.
What do judges do?
Judges apply the law to the facts.
What do jurors do?
Jurors find or determine the facts from conflicting evidence.
Business Law 3.02
Actual Authority
Agency by Agreement
Agency by Estoppel
Agency by Ratification
Is the express and implied powers of an agent.
Is an Agency relationship that is created by an oral or writt…
Is an agency relationship that is created because the princip…
Is an agency relationship that is created because the princip…
Actual Authority
Is the express and implied powers of an agent.
Agency by Agreement
Is an Agency relationship that is created by an oral or writt…
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Business Law Ch. 3
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
the defendant's response to the plaintiff's complaint
A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the app…
affidavit
A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
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Business Law Ch. 3
Litigation
Pleadings
Plaintiff
Complaint
the process of binging, maintaining, and defending a lawsuit
the paperwork that is filed with the court to initiate and re…
the party who files the complaint
the document the plaintiff files with the court and serves on…
Litigation
the process of binging, maintaining, and defending a lawsuit
Pleadings
the paperwork that is filed with the court to initiate and re…
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Business Law 3.04
Copyright
Doctrine of Fair Use
Intellectual property
Patent
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
A product of the intellect, such as an expressed idea or conc…
right granted to inventors of useful, unique, and non-obvious…
Copyright
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
Doctrine of Fair Use
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
Business Law 3.01 Terms
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
Agency shop
Americans with Disability Act
Closed shop
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on an in…
is a type of union arrangement in which applicants must join…
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
Agency shop
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
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Business Law -- Agency Law -- 3.02
actual authority
agency by agreement
agency by estoppel
agency by ratification
the express and implied powers of an agent
an agency relationship that is created by an oral or written…
an agency relationship that is created because the principal'…
an agency relationship that is created because the principal…
actual authority
the express and implied powers of an agent
agency by agreement
an agency relationship that is created by an oral or written…
Business Law 3.04
Copyright
Doctrine of Fair Use
Intellectual property
Patent
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
A product of the intellect, such as an expressed idea or conc…
right granted to inventors of useful, unique, and non-obvious…
Copyright
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
Doctrine of Fair Use
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
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3.04 Business Law Review
US Copyright Office
R within a circle
R within a circle
Patent pending
After finishing his first novel, where will Paul file his app…
The Nike Corporation owns the rights to the "Swoosh" and the…
After registering a trademark, what symbol should be placed b…
Jon has invented a new traveling aid and wants to start selli…
US Copyright Office
After finishing his first novel, where will Paul file his app…
R within a circle
The Nike Corporation owns the rights to the "Swoosh" and the…
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Business Law 3.01 Employment
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
Agency shop
Americans with Disability Act
Closed shop
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on an in…
is a type of union arrangement in which applicants must join…
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
Agency shop
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
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Business Law 2.3
False
False
False
False
A company can only be formed by two or more parties.
Private companies limit their membership to 50 people.
Private companies can invite the public to subscribe for shar…
A private company requires a quorum of three members at the g…
False
A company can only be formed by two or more parties.
False
Private companies limit their membership to 50 people.
session 3 business law
who is authorized signatory授权签字的人,
The definition of Agency Agreement
Principal:
Agent:
•If a party is an individual: he/she should personally sign t…
•The principal and the agent agree that the agent will handle…
the party on whose behalf the contract is made and who receiv…
the party has a direct contractual relationship with the thir…
who is authorized signatory授权签字的人,
•If a party is an individual: he/she should personally sign t…
The definition of Agency Agreement
•The principal and the agent agree that the agent will handle…
Business Law 3.04
Copyright
Doctrine of Fair Use
Intellectual property
Patent
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
A product of the intellect, such as an expressed idea or conc…
right granted to inventors of useful, unique, and non-obvious…
Copyright
is a right granted to the creators of artistic works, such as…
Doctrine of Fair Use
permits the use of copyrighted information without permission…
Business Law 3.02: Agency Law
Actual authority
Agency by ratification
Agency law
Agent's agent
is the express and implied powers of an agent.
is an agency relationship that is created because the princip…
is an area of law dealing with working relationships created…
is an agent appointed by another agent WITHOUT the knowledge…
Actual authority
is the express and implied powers of an agent.
Agency by ratification
is an agency relationship that is created because the princip…
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Business Law Exam 3
Uniform Commercial Code (U.C.C.)
Sale
Goods
Merchants
-Statutory law passed by the legislatures of all 50 states... -A…
Passing of title rom a seller to a buyer for a price
Tangible things that are moveable at the time of their ID in…
Persons who regularly deal in the good son the kind involved…
Uniform Commercial Code (U.C.C.)
-Statutory law passed by the legislatures of all 50 states... -A…
Sale
Passing of title rom a seller to a buyer for a price
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Business Law - Exam 3
Three types of "illegal" Ks
Usury
Usury remedies
licensing statutes on enforceability o…
Those that violate a statute, or those that violate public po…
the illegal action or practice of lending money at unreasonab…
Some states deny the leader the amount of interest over the l…
All states require certain professions (doctors, beauticians)…
Three types of "illegal" Ks
Those that violate a statute, or those that violate public po…
Usury
the illegal action or practice of lending money at unreasonab…
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business law- exam 3
an agreement means an offer and accept…
the willingness of parties to enter in…
a counteroffer is the rejection of the…
a contract is judged by what the parti…
true
true
true
false
an agreement means an offer and accept…
true
the willingness of parties to enter in…
true
Business law Chapter 3
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
pleadings
complaint
service of process
all civil traits held in federal district courts and governed…
the complaint and answer (and other legal documents discussed…
1. the facts showing that the court has subject matter and pe…
formally notifying the defendant of a lawsuit
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
all civil traits held in federal district courts and governed…
pleadings
the complaint and answer (and other legal documents discussed…
Business Law - Test 3
Bilateral Contract
Unilateral Contract
Executory Contract
Express Contract
a promise made by one party in exchange for the promise of an…
a one-sided agreement whereby you promise to do (or refrain f…
A contract that has not as yet been fully performed.
A contract in which the terms of the agreement are fully and…
Bilateral Contract
a promise made by one party in exchange for the promise of an…
Unilateral Contract
a one-sided agreement whereby you promise to do (or refrain f…
Business Law Test 3
Law of Assignments
Things that aren't assignable
Compensation assignment
Delegations
The assignor hands off the contract's obligations and benefit…
Personal or unique rights, things restricted by law, rights t…
An assignment in which the assignee pays the assingor for the…
The transfer of a contractual duty. The delegator transfers t…
Law of Assignments
The assignor hands off the contract's obligations and benefit…
Things that aren't assignable
Personal or unique rights, things restricted by law, rights t…
Business Law Chapter 3
litigate
mediator
arbitrator
court
to place or dispute before a court of law for resolution
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
governmental forum that administers justice under law
litigate
to place or dispute before a court of law for resolution
mediator
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
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Business Law Ch. 3
American and English courts follow
The first step that most people take w…
Which of the following would NOT be a…
The defendant's response to the compla…
the adversarial system of justice
to consult with an attorney
any affirmative defenses that can be raised
a default judgment
American and English courts follow
the adversarial system of justice
The first step that most people take w…
to consult with an attorney
Chapter 3 (Business Law)
appellate brief
appellate court
arbitrator
associate circuit court... (county court)
written argument in the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
appellate brief
written argument in the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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Chapter 3 Business and Personal Law
tort
tortfeasor
intentional torts
assault
a private wrong committed by one person against another
a person who commits a tort
actions that deliberately hurt, embarrass, or scare people
attempt to commit a battery
tort
a private wrong committed by one person against another
tortfeasor
a person who commits a tort
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Business Law 3.01 - Employment Law
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
Agency shop
Americans with Disability Act
Closed shop
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
is a federal law that prohibits discrimination based on an in…
is a type of union arrangement in which applicants must join…
Age Discrimination Act in Employment
prohibits discrimination against applicants and employees 40…
Agency shop
is a type of union arrangement in which employees are not req…
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Business Law Exam 3
Omar asserts that a deal he entered in…
Randy promises to give Stewart her iPo…
Following negotiations with Gourmet Re…
Vita asks Walter, a man who makes and…
the lack of voluntary consent
Stewart promised to pay Randy $50
requires on special form
an implied contract
Omar asserts that a deal he entered in…
the lack of voluntary consent
Randy promises to give Stewart her iPo…
Stewart promised to pay Randy $50
Business Law ch 3
6 stages of a lawsuit
2 stages of pleadings
complaint
responsive motion or answer
1. Pleadings... 2. discovery... 3. pre-trial motions... 4. trial-6 pha…
complaint & responsive motion or answer
initiates lawsuit by stating at least one cause of action.... se…
failure to file can result in default judgment... counterclaim c…
6 stages of a lawsuit
1. Pleadings... 2. discovery... 3. pre-trial motions... 4. trial-6 pha…
2 stages of pleadings
complaint & responsive motion or answer
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M3 Business Law
Compensatory damages
Consequential damages
Punitive damages
Contract
Monetary damages designed to place the plaintiff in the same…
Damages awarded to offset the losses suffered by the plaintif…
Damages awarded when the defendant engages in intentional wro…
A legally binding agreement.
Compensatory damages
Monetary damages designed to place the plaintiff in the same…
Consequential damages
Damages awarded to offset the losses suffered by the plaintif…
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Business Law Test 3
ch 8. Define Negligence.
ch 8. Define Per Se.
ch 8. What are the four elements of ne…
ch 8. What are the three defenses of N…
Act or omission that creates unreasonable risk of harm.
Negligent by definition.
1. Duty... 2. Act or Omission... 3. Proximate Cause... 4. Injury
1. Contributory... 2. Comparative... 3. Assumption of Risk
ch 8. Define Negligence.
Act or omission that creates unreasonable risk of harm.
ch 8. Define Per Se.
Negligent by definition.
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Business Law Exam 3
Cynthia tells Darryl that she will del…
Jonathon promises to pay child support…
Bobbie claims that Carly breached thei…
Ellen offers to sell her math textbook…
A promise
both a legal and a moral obligation to keep his promise.
the objective theory of contracts.
agreement
Cynthia tells Darryl that she will del…
A promise
Jonathon promises to pay child support…
both a legal and a moral obligation to keep his promise.
Business law chapter 3
negotiation
mini-trial
early neutral case evaluation
facilitation
a process in which the parties attempt to settle their disput…
is a private proceeding in which each party's attorney briefl…
the parties select a neutural thrid party to evaluate their r…
in which a thrid party assists disputing parties in reconcili…
negotiation
a process in which the parties attempt to settle their disput…
mini-trial
is a private proceeding in which each party's attorney briefl…
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Business Law Exam 3
What is a contract?
What is the source of law?
What is the subject matter of our stud…
Who are the parties to an agreement?
An agreement that can be enforced in court... *Legally binding a…
Common law
Real estate... Insurance... Services... Employment
Promissor: person who makes the promise... Promissee: person wh…
What is a contract?
An agreement that can be enforced in court... *Legally binding a…
What is the source of law?
Common law
Business Law Chapter 3
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
written declaration made under oath
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's compl…
A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the app…
affidavit
written declaration made under oath
affirmative defense
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
37 terms
Business Law Chapter 3
Declaration of Independence.
Articles of Confederation.
U.S. Constitution.
The Bill of Rights.
Document drafted by representatives of thirteen original colo…
Loose form of charter for common government adopted by the 13…
Provided a workable framework for a federal government "of th…
The first ten amendments to the constitution.
Declaration of Independence.
Document drafted by representatives of thirteen original colo…
Articles of Confederation.
Loose form of charter for common government adopted by the 13…
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Business Law Chapter 3
Litigate
mediator
arbitrator
Trial court
to place a dispute before a court of law for resolution
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
first to hear a dispute
Litigate
to place a dispute before a court of law for resolution
mediator
independent third party who tries to develop a non-binding so…
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Business Law Exam 3
Agency
Principal-Agent relationship
Employer-Employee relationship
Employer-Independent Contractor relati…
when one party (agent) agrees to represent or act on behalf o…
agent represents principal, agent has power to perform legal…
more control is employee not independent agent, employee can…
lack of control so rarely and agency relationship
Agency
when one party (agent) agrees to represent or act on behalf o…
Principal-Agent relationship
agent represents principal, agent has power to perform legal…
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Business Law Ch 3
affadavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
voluntary statement of facts, confirmed by an oath, and made…
response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plaint…
defendant's response to the plaintiff's complaint
legal document submitted by the attorney for the appellant to…
affadavit
voluntary statement of facts, confirmed by an oath, and made…
affirmative defense
response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plaint…
Business Law Exam 3
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
Unilateral Contract
Bilateral Contract
Valid Contract
-more flexible than common law -->creates a contract where un…
-a promise for an act... (ex. $500 dollars for Chris to wash Dav…
-a promise for a promise... (ex. "I promise to pay you $500 if y…
-has all 5 elements of a contract
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
-more flexible than common law -->creates a contract where un…
Unilateral Contract
-a promise for an act... (ex. $500 dollars for Chris to wash Dav…
37 terms
Business Law Chapter 3
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
written declaration made under oath
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's compl…
A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the app…
affidavit
written declaration made under oath
affirmative defense
A response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
10 terms
Business Law 3.03 Environmental and Energy Law
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act
Department of Energy
Energy Independence and Security Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
creates policies regarding energy and the safe handle of nucl…
created to move nation towards energy independence and securi…
Clean Air Act
was created by the US Environmental Protection Agency to auth…
Clean Water Act
creates guidelines that help to improve and maintain the biol…
Business Law Chapter 3
Appellate brief
appellate court
arbitrator
associate circuit court (or county cou…
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent third party who develops a binding and enforceabl…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
Appellate brief
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
Business Law Test 3
Negotiable Instrument
Personal Check
Chapter 7 bankruptcy
Chapter 13 bankruptcy
A document guaranteeing payment of a specific amount of money…
An example of a negotiable instrument
many debts can be discharged and your assets liquidated to ma…
debtor can spread payments out over 3 - 5 years without incur…
Negotiable Instrument
A document guaranteeing payment of a specific amount of money…
Personal Check
An example of a negotiable instrument
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