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Business Law Chapter 1
Laws
Code
4
Civil Law
Enforceable rules of conduct for a society
Groups of laws in an organized form
Number of stages a society goes through when forming a legal…
Legal system where laws set down by a central authority to pr…
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct for a society
Code
Groups of laws in an organized form
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Business Law - Chapter 1
laws
code
sovereign
common law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized form
powerful leader or authority
law based on the current standards or customs of the people
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
code
laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law-Chapter 1
Stare Decisis
Procedural Law
Laws
Common Law
Doctrine that requires lower courts to follow existing case l…
Group of laws that define the methods for enforcing legal rig…
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society.
Law based on current standards or customs of the people.
Stare Decisis
Doctrine that requires lower courts to follow existing case l…
Procedural Law
Group of laws that define the methods for enforcing legal rig…
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Business Law Chapter 1
Law
Supreme Court
Civil Disobedience
Stare Decisis
Enforceable rules of conduct in society
Highest court in the state and federal system
Open and peaceful violation of law to protest an injustice
Let the decision stand
Law
Enforceable rules of conduct in society
Supreme Court
Highest court in the state and federal system
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Business Law- Chapter 1
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
32 terms
Business Law ~ Chapter 1
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
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Business Law, Chapter 1
Law
The functions of law / descriptions of…
Philosophies on the development of the…
Philosophies of the development of law…
a set of standards and rules by which we justify our conduct…
1. to shape moral standards... 2. to maintain the status quo... 3.…
schools of jurisprudential thought *the adjective describing…
A Cranky Squirrel Commands Natural History... A = the Analytica…
Law
a set of standards and rules by which we justify our conduct…
The functions of law / descriptions of…
1. to shape moral standards... 2. to maintain the status quo... 3.…
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Chapter 1-Business Law
Laws
Code
Common Law
Positive Law
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Laws grouped into an organized form
Law based on current standards or customs of the people
Law based on the dictates of a central political authority
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Code
Laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law ~ Chapter 1 Terms
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
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Business Law - Chapter 1
Plaintiff
Defendent
Stare Decisis
Common Law
Party Suing
Party being Sued
Stand in decided cases
Court case law
Plaintiff
Party Suing
Defendent
Party being Sued
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Business Law- Chapter 1
laws
code
common law
positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized form
law based on the customs of a group of people
law dictated from above
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
code
laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law-Chapter 1 (Foundation/Origin of Law)
laws
Hammurabi
common law
positive law
enforceable rule of conduct in a society
Babylonian ruler famous for his code of laws
law based on current standards or customs of the people
law dictated from a central authority
laws
enforceable rule of conduct in a society
Hammurabi
Babylonian ruler famous for his code of laws
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Business Law- Chapter 1
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
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Business Law - Chapter 1
laws
code
sovereign
common law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized form
powerful leader or authority
law based on the current standards or customs of the people
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
code
laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law Chapter 1
Laws
Business Law
Justice
Common Law
Rules of conduct that a political authority will enforce.
Specific group of laws that regulates the establishment, oper…
What is considered to be what is right, fair or appropriate ,…
Law based on the customs practiced by most of the realm's peo…
Laws
Rules of conduct that a political authority will enforce.
Business Law
Specific group of laws that regulates the establishment, oper…
27 terms
Business Law Chapter 1 (kbcc)
Law
Jurisprudence
Schools Of Jurisprudential Thought
Natural Law
Consists of enforceable rules governing relationships among i…
Theory/Philosophy/Study of law
The Natural Law School,... The Positivist School,... The Historical…
Donates a system of moral and ethical principles that are inh…
Law
Consists of enforceable rules governing relationships among i…
Jurisprudence
Theory/Philosophy/Study of law
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Business Law Chapter 1
Separation of powers
Federalism
Delegation
Precedent
the Constitution gives power to Congress to make laws, the ex…
recognition of states' power to make law in certain areas
grant (of power from the legislature)
the practice of judges following the decisions of previous ju…
Separation of powers
the Constitution gives power to Congress to make laws, the ex…
Federalism
recognition of states' power to make law in certain areas
Business Law Chapter 1
Laws
Business Law
Justice
Common Law
Rules of conduct that a political authority will enforce
The specific group of laws that regulates the establishment,…
What is right, fair, or appropiate
Based on the customs practiced by most of the realm's people…
Laws
Rules of conduct that a political authority will enforce
Business Law
The specific group of laws that regulates the establishment,…
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Chapter 1 Business Law
laws
code
revenge
reward
enforable rules of conduct
group of laws
stage 1 in the growth of law
stage 2 in the growth of law
laws
enforable rules of conduct
code
group of laws
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Business Law Chapter 1
Administrative Agency
Administrative Law
Allege
Appellant
federal, state, or local ... government agency established to pe…
the rules, orders, and decisions of administrative agencies
to make a claim against a person in a court of law
the party appealing the case when a case is appealed from the…
Administrative Agency
federal, state, or local ... government agency established to pe…
Administrative Law
the rules, orders, and decisions of administrative agencies
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Chapter 1-Business Law
Common Law
Equity
Ordinances
Constitution
Laws formed to settle peoples' disputes.
Basic fairness.
Legislation enacted by a town, city, or county board or commi…
The document that sets forth the framework of a government &…
Common Law
Laws formed to settle peoples' disputes.
Equity
Basic fairness.
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Business Law: Chapter 1
statutory law
ordinances
Uniform Commercial Code
administrative law
laws enacted by any state or federal government
laws or rules enforced by municipal or county governing units…
facilitates commerce among states by providing uniform, yet f…
rules, orders, and decisions of administrative agencies
statutory law
laws enacted by any state or federal government
ordinances
laws or rules enforced by municipal or county governing units…
18 terms
Business Law Chapter 1
Laws
Code
Common Law
Positive Law
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society, typically reflect…
Laws groups into an organized form
laws based on standards or customs of the people
law based on the dictates of a central political authority
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society, typically reflect…
Code
Laws groups into an organized form
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Business Law Chapter 1
Morals
Ethics
Golden Rule
Compassion
whats right and wrong. How we treat people we know
what society's values are. How we treat people we don't know.
do unto others as you would have them do unto you
an ethical character trait when someone is sympathetic to the…
Morals
whats right and wrong. How we treat people we know
Ethics
what society's values are. How we treat people we don't know.
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Business Law (Chapter 1)
laws
code
common law
positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized form
law based on current standards or customs of the people
law based on the dictates of a central political authority
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
code
laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law: Chapter 1
laws
code
common law
positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
laws grouped into an organized forms
law based on current standards or customs of the people
laws based on the dictates of a central political authority
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in a society
code
laws grouped into an organized forms
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Understanding Business & Personal Law - Chapter 1
Morality
Ethics
Law
Constitution
Values that govern a society's attitude toward right and wrong
Something with attempts to develop the means for determining…
Rules of conduct established by the government of a society t…
Document which spells out the principles by which that countr…
Morality
Values that govern a society's attitude toward right and wrong
Ethics
Something with attempts to develop the means for determining…
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Business Law Chapter 1
Laws
Code
Stages in the Growth of Law Step 1
Stages in the Growth of Law Step 2
(Enforceable rules of conduct in a society)reflects the cultu…
Laws grouped into an organized form.
Individuals take revenge for wrongs done to them.
Awards of money or goods are substituted for revenge.
Laws
(Enforceable rules of conduct in a society)reflects the cultu…
Code
Laws grouped into an organized form.
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Business Law- Chapter 1
Administrative agency
Business ethics
Business law
Case law
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
ethical principles used in making business decisions
group of laws that governs business situations and transactions
made when an appellate court endorses a rule to be used in de…
Administrative agency
governmental body formed to carry out particular laws
Business ethics
ethical principles used in making business decisions
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Business Law Chapter 1
stare decisis
administrative agency
administrative law
allege
A common law doctrine under which judges are obligated to fol…
A federal, state, or local government agency established to p…
The body of law created by administrative agencies (in the fo…
To state, recite, assert, or charge.
stare decisis
A common law doctrine under which judges are obligated to fol…
administrative agency
A federal, state, or local government agency established to p…
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Business Law: Chapter 1 - Ethics & Sources of Law
ethics
unconstitutional
administrative law
common law
The attempt to develop a means for determining the values of…
An action or law that conflicts with the most fundamental law…
The rules and procedures established by regulatory agencies a…
The law established by judges and shared throughout England i…
ethics
The attempt to develop a means for determining the values of…
unconstitutional
An action or law that conflicts with the most fundamental law…
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Business Law-Ch 1
laws
code
Hammurabi
common law
enforceable rule of conduct in a society
laws that are grouped into organized form
Babylonian ruler famous for his code of laws
law based on current standards or customs of the people
laws
enforceable rule of conduct in a society
code
laws that are grouped into organized form
42 terms
Business Law - Chapter 1
Constitutional Law
Statutory Law
Ordinances
Uniform Laws
Type of law expressed in constitutions of states or the feder…
Laws and statutes passed by Congress or state legislatures
Statutes passed by municipal or county governing units to cov…
Laws drafted by the NCCUSL for states to consider adopting
Constitutional Law
Type of law expressed in constitutions of states or the feder…
Statutory Law
Laws and statutes passed by Congress or state legislatures
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Business & Personal Law Chapter 1
Administrative law
Common law
Precendent
Statutes
The rules and procedures established by regulatory agencies a…
The law established by judges and shared throughout England i…
Decisions made by the highest court of a state are called the…
Laws specifically passed by a governing body created for that…
Administrative law
The rules and procedures established by regulatory agencies a…
Common law
The law established by judges and shared throughout England i…
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Business Law Chapter 1
Constitutional Law-
Statutory Law
Administrative Law-
Administrative agency-
the law as expressed in these constitutions
laws enacted by legislative bodies at any level of government…
consists of the rules, orders, and decisions of administrativ…
Is a federal, state, or local government agency established t…
Constitutional Law-
the law as expressed in these constitutions
Statutory Law
laws enacted by legislative bodies at any level of government…
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Business Law Chapter 1
Law
critical thinking
Plaintiff
Defendant
That which must be obeyed and followed by citizens, subject t…
The process of specifying the issue presented by a case, iden…
the party who originally brought the lawsuit
The party against whom the lawsuit has been brought
Law
That which must be obeyed and followed by citizens, subject t…
critical thinking
The process of specifying the issue presented by a case, iden…
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Law for Business Chapter 1
law
damages
business law
common law
governmental rule prescribing conduct and carrying a penalty…
A sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury in a c…
Rules of conduct for the performance of business transactions
A legal system based on English custom recognized by the cour…
law
governmental rule prescribing conduct and carrying a penalty…
damages
A sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury in a c…
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Business Law I Chapter 1 Vocabulary
precedent
common law
statute
Court of Chancery
An earlier case that decided the same legal issue as that pre…
Judge-made law; that is, the body of all decisions made by ap…
A law passed by a legislative body, such as Congress.
Historically, a court in England and Wales overseen by the Lo…
precedent
An earlier case that decided the same legal issue as that pre…
common law
Judge-made law; that is, the body of all decisions made by ap…
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Business & Personal Law - Chapter 1: The Law and the Courts
Morality
Ethics
Justice
Law
The values that govern a group's ideas about right and wrong.
The rules used to determine the difference between right and…
Treating people fairly and equally.
A system of rules of conduct established by a country's gover…
Morality
The values that govern a group's ideas about right and wrong.
Ethics
The rules used to determine the difference between right and…
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Business Law Chapter 1 Vocab
Laws
Code
Common Law
Positive Law
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Laws grouped into an organized form
Law based on the customs of a group of people
Law dictated from above
Laws
Enforceable rules of conduct in a society
Code
Laws grouped into an organized form
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Business Law // Chapter 1: Laws and Their Ethical Foundation
Jurisdiction
Law codes today
Ordinances
Code
The power to decide a case
Similar to those 1000s of years old
Governing rules and regulations passed by a city council or c…
A group of laws put together in an organized form
Jurisdiction
The power to decide a case
Law codes today
Similar to those 1000s of years old
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Business Law and Personal Use - Chapter 1
laws
code
common law
positive law
enforceable rules of conduct in society
the organization form of a group of laws...
law based on the current standards or customs of the people
law based on the dictates of a central political authority
laws
enforceable rules of conduct in society
code
the organization form of a group of laws...
34 terms
Business Law Chapter 1
law
True
True
common law
consists of enforceable rules governing relationships among i…
T/F Knowledge of business law is essential for any businesspe…
T/F Many different laws may affect a single business transact…
source of law that originated in England
law
consists of enforceable rules governing relationships among i…
True
T/F Knowledge of business law is essential for any businesspe…
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Business Law Chapter 1 Vocabulary
law
constitutional law
ordinance
statutory law
enforcable rules governing relationships among individuals an…
law expressed in constitutions
statutes passed by municipal or country governing units to go…
laws enacted by legislative bodies at any leel of government,…
law
enforcable rules governing relationships among individuals an…
constitutional law
law expressed in constitutions
13 terms
Business & Personal Law Chapter 1
Administrative law
Common law
Precedent
Statutes
The rules and procedures established by regulatory agencies a…
The law established by judges and shared throughout England i…
Decisions made by the highest court of a state are called the…
Laws specifically passed by a governing body created for that…
Administrative law
The rules and procedures established by regulatory agencies a…
Common law
The law established by judges and shared throughout England i…
Foundations of Business Law, Chapter 1
law
jurisprudence
Positivism
Natural Law
"a body of rules of action or conduct prescribed by controlli…
the philosophy of law
a philosophical movement that claims that science provides th…
also called the law of nature in moral and political philosop…
law
"a body of rules of action or conduct prescribed by controlli…
jurisprudence
the philosophy of law
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Business Law Chapter 1
Which of the following does not determ…
Civil law
Which of the following is not an appro…
All of the following include relevant…
Corporations
A) Involves rights in relationships between persons ... B) Invol…
"Quasi-criminal" law
Property law
Which of the following does not determ…
Corporations
Civil law
A) Involves rights in relationships between persons ... B) Invol…
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Law for Business and Personal Use: Chapter 1 & 2
Code
Common Law
Jurisdiction
Equity
laws grouped into an organized form
law based on current standards or customs of the people
power of a court to decide a case
basic fairness
Code
laws grouped into an organized form
Common Law
law based on current standards or customs of the people
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Business Law I Chapter 1 Other
True
True
Provided the inspiration for the power…
False
True or False? Every society of which we have any historical…
True or False? The Iroquois Native Americans played a role in…
The role the Iroquois Native Americans played in the creation…
True or False? All U.S. law can be looked up in a single book.
True
True or False? Every society of which we have any historical…
True
True or False? The Iroquois Native Americans played a role in…
20 terms
Business Law - Chapter 1
Constitutional law
Statutory law
Administrative law
Ordinance
Law expressed in the constitution
Laws enacted by legislative bodies at any level of government
Consists of rules, orders, and decisions of administrative ag…
Statutes passed by municipal or county governing units to gov…
Constitutional law
Law expressed in the constitution
Statutory law
Laws enacted by legislative bodies at any level of government
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