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Chapter 3 Courts, Jurisdiction, and Administrative Law
Limited Jurisdiction trial court (infe…
General-Jurisdiction Trial Courts
Intermediate appellate Court (appellat…
Highest State Court
A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature…
A court that hears cases of a general nature that is not with…
The court that hears appeals from trial. They review the tria…
The highest court in a state court system; it hears appeals f…
Limited Jurisdiction trial court (infe…
A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature…
General-Jurisdiction Trial Courts
A court that hears cases of a general nature that is not with…
Law & Legal - Chapter 3 Sources of Law/Courts
The 4 P's
Pavlovich v. Superior
Aitken v. Communication Workers of Ame…
de novo
Promote economic growth... Protect workers... Promote consumer welf…
personal jurisdiction... jurisdiction on internet
Verizon workers sent spam emails to people... personal jurisdict…
a de novo proceeding takes place when case has been successfu…
The 4 P's
Promote economic growth... Protect workers... Promote consumer welf…
Pavlovich v. Superior
personal jurisdiction... jurisdiction on internet
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Law and Ethics Chapter 3 The law, the Courts, and Contracts
executive order
checks and balances
constitution law
case law
a rule or regulation issued by the President of the United St…
the system established by the U.S. Constitution that keeps an…
law the derives from federal and state constitutions.
law established through common law and legal precedent.
executive order
a rule or regulation issued by the President of the United St…
checks and balances
the system established by the U.S. Constitution that keeps an…
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Business Law: Chapter 3 Court Systems
litigate
mediation
arbitration
court
To place a dispute before a court of law for resolution.
A method of settling disputes outside of court by using the s…
(law) the hearing and determination of a dispute by an impart…
A governmental forum that administers justice under the law.
litigate
To place a dispute before a court of law for resolution.
mediation
A method of settling disputes outside of court by using the s…
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Law and Ethics Chapter 3 The law, the Courts, and Contracts Review 2
List and define three functions a stat…
Which governmental functions are reser…
Define common law
Define administrative law
issue licenses; regulate interstate (within the state) busine…
print money; regulate interstate (between states) and interna…
the body of unwritten law developed in England, primarily fro…
enabling statutes to define powers and procedures when an age…
List and define three functions a stat…
issue licenses; regulate interstate (within the state) busine…
Which governmental functions are reser…
print money; regulate interstate (between states) and interna…
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Business Law Chapter 3: Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Answer
Arbitration
Arbitration Clause
The resolution of disputes in ways other than those involved…
Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's compl…
The settling of a dispute by submitting it to a disinterested…
A clause in a contract that provides that, in the event of a…
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
The resolution of disputes in ways other than those involved…
Answer
Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's compl…
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Business Law and Ethics Chapter 3: Courts, Jurisdiction, and Administrative Law
State Court Systems
Limited-Jurisdiction Trial Courts
General-jurisdiction Trial Courts
Intermediate Appellate Courts
•Each State, DC, and each territory has its own separate cour…
•A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature
A court that hears cases of a general nature that is not with…
A court that hears appeals from trial courts
State Court Systems
•Each State, DC, and each territory has its own separate cour…
Limited-Jurisdiction Trial Courts
•A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature
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Business Law Chapter 3- Court Systems Bingo
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Litigation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
A third party that holds an informal hearing to determine wha…
taking your complaint to court (to sue in court).
Negotiation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
Mediation
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
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Business Law: Chapter 3 - Court Systems
Court
Appellate Court
Appellate Briefs
Mediator
a governmental forum that administers justice under the law
a court that reviews decisions of the lower courts when a par…
written arguments on the issue of law
a third party brought in to settle the dispute & make a solut…
Court
a governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Appellate Court
a court that reviews decisions of the lower courts when a par…
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Business Law Chapter 3- Court Systems
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Litigation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
A third party that holds an informal hearing to determine wha…
taking your complaint to court (to sue in court).
Negotiation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
Mediation
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
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Business Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the ap…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
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Chapter 3 Notes- Courts, Jurisdiction, and administrative law
jurisdiction
what are the two major court systems?
name two state court systems?
limited jurisdiction trial court
official power to make legal decisions and judgments
federal and state
-limited jurisdiction trial courts, and... -general jurisdiction…
-courts hear matter of specialized or limited nature, and... -ev…
jurisdiction
official power to make legal decisions and judgments
what are the two major court systems?
federal and state
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Chapter 3: Courts, Jurisdiction, and Administrative Law
Limited-jurisdiction trial court (infe…
General-jurisdiction trial court (cour…
Intermediate appellate court (appellat…
Highest state court
A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature.
A court that hears cases of a general nature that is not with…
A court that hears appeals from trial courts.
The highest court in a state court system; it hears appeals f…
Limited-jurisdiction trial court (infe…
A court that hears matters of a specialized or limited nature.
General-jurisdiction trial court (cour…
A court that hears cases of a general nature that is not with…
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Business Law Chapter 3 - Courts and ADR
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Arbitration Clauses
Parties meet informally with or without attorneys (their advo…
A neutral third party meets with the parties & emphasizes poi…
A more formal method of ADR in which parties present their ar…
Any commercial matter can be submitted to arbitration, so con…
Negotiation
Parties meet informally with or without attorneys (their advo…
Mediation
A neutral third party meets with the parties & emphasizes poi…
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Business Law: Chapter 3 - Court Systems
Court
Appellate Court
Appellate Briefs
Mediator
a governmental forum that administers justice under the law
a court that reviews decisions of the lower courts when a par…
written arguments on the issue of law
a third party brought in to settle the dispute & make a solut…
Court
a governmental forum that administers justice under the law
Appellate Court
a court that reviews decisions of the lower courts when a par…
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Business Law - Chapter 3 - Courts, Jurisdiction, Administrative Agencies
Long Arm Statute
Standing to Sue
Supreme Court of the United States
Service of process
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
The highest court of the federal court system. It hears appea…
The process of serving a summons on a defendant to obtain per…
Long Arm Statute
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
Standing to Sue
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
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Business Law Chapter 3: The Courts and the Legal System
What is a Mediator?
What is a Arbitrator?
What is a Litigate?
What is an intrinsic belief of the U.S…
Not Binding
Legally Binding
Allows a court to resolve disputes
Innocent until proven guilty
What is a Mediator?
Not Binding
What is a Arbitrator?
Legally Binding
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Business Law - Chapter 3, US Court System
Pleadings
Discovery
Trial
Federal Judge
Papers filed with the court in preparation for bringing or de…
Pretrial procedures to obtain information.
Proceedings before a competent tribunal.
Judge that is appointed for life.
Pleadings
Papers filed with the court in preparation for bringing or de…
Discovery
Pretrial procedures to obtain information.
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Business Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the ap…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
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Chapter 3 Business Law Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Judicial Review
Jurisdiction
Long Arm Statutes
Probate Court
The process by which a court decides on the constitutionality…
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
A state court of limited jurisdiction that conducts proceedin…
Judicial Review
The process by which a court decides on the constitutionality…
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case
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Business Law // Chapter 3: Court Procedures
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the ap…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
42 terms
Business Law Chapter 3- Court Systems
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Litigation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
A third party that holds an informal hearing to determine wha…
taking your complaint to court (to sue in court).
Negotiation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
Mediation
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
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Law and Ethics Chapter 3 The law, the Courts, and Contracts Review 2
List and define three functions a stat…
Which governmental functions are reser…
Define common law
Define administrative law
issue licenses; regulate interstate (within the state) busine…
print money; regulate interstate (between states) and interna…
the body of unwritten law developed in England, primarily fro…
enabling statutes to define powers and procedures when an age…
List and define three functions a stat…
issue licenses; regulate interstate (within the state) busine…
Which governmental functions are reser…
print money; regulate interstate (between states) and interna…
Law 111 - Chapter 3: Courts & Jurisdiction p 40
Limite- jurisdiction court
General-jurisdiction trial court
Intermediate appellate court
Highest state court
(inferior trial court) A court that hears matters of a specia…
A court that hears cases of a general nature that are not wit…
(appellate court or court of appeals) A court that hears appe…
The highest court in a state court system; it hears appeals f…
Limite- jurisdiction court
(inferior trial court) A court that hears matters of a specia…
General-jurisdiction trial court
A court that hears cases of a general nature that are not wit…
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Buisness law Chapter 3: Court Systems
Appellate Briefs
Appellate Courts
Arbitrator
Associate Circuit Courts
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
independent 3rd party who develops a binding and enforceable…
court that hears minor criminal cases, state traffic offenses…
Appellate Briefs
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing a…
Appellate Courts
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
19 terms
Business Law Chapter 3 court systems
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 Court Procedures
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Pleadings
Complaint
Service of process
All civil trials held in federal district courts are governed…
The complaint and answer taken together are known as the
contains a statement alleging 1 the facts showing that the co…
formally notifying the defendant of a lawsuit is called
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
All civil trials held in federal district courts are governed…
Pleadings
The complaint and answer taken together are known as the
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Business Law Chapter 3: Court Procedures
Factors for the parties to consider in…
3 ways that legal fees are paid:
the paperwork that is filed with the c…
to begin a lawsuit, the plaintiff must…
1. probability of winning or losing.... 2. loss of time by manag…
1. fixed fee... 2. hourly fees... 3. contingent fees- percentage of…
Pleadings
complaint
Factors for the parties to consider in…
1. probability of winning or losing.... 2. loss of time by manag…
3 ways that legal fees are paid:
1. fixed fee... 2. hourly fees... 3. contingent fees- percentage of…
Business Law: Chapter 3 - The Courts & Alternative Dispute Resolution
What is the essential role of the judi…
Judicial Review
What are the 3 basic requirements that…
Jurisdiction
to interpret and apply the law to specific situations.
the process by which a court whether the laws or actions of t…
- Jurisdiction... - Venue... - Standing to sue
the authority of a court to hear and decide a specific action…
What is the essential role of the judi…
to interpret and apply the law to specific situations.
Judicial Review
the process by which a court whether the laws or actions of t…
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Business Law Chapter 3- Court Systems
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Litigation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
A third party that holds an informal hearing to determine wha…
taking your complaint to court (to sue in court).
Negotiation
Discussing a problem with a wrongdoer
Mediation
an independent third party that participates during negotiati…
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Business Law Chapter 3 - Court Procedures
Legal/Attorney Fee Structure, Hourly F…
Legal/Attorney Fee Structure
Legal/Attorney Fee Structure, Flat Fee
PLEADINGS
...
, Contingency Fee: Pay lawyer ⅓ of "settlement/jury rewards"…
bankruptcy, divorces, ... *fee's drive litigation $ up,
Written documents that inform each of the parties of one anot…
Legal/Attorney Fee Structure, Hourly F…
...
Legal/Attorney Fee Structure
, Contingency Fee: Pay lawyer ⅓ of "settlement/jury rewards"…
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Business Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the ap…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
19 terms
Law in Society Chapter 3: Court Systems Vocabulary
appellate briefs
appellate court
arbitrator
associate circuit courts (county courts)
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
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 briefs
written argument on the issues of law submitted by opposing
appellate court
reviews decisions of lower courts to determine if a significa…
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Biz Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
Six Phases of a Lawsuit
Initial Pleadings
Complaint
Service of Process
1. Initial Pleadings... 2. Discovery... 3. Pretrial Motions... 4. The…
Documents filed with the court including a complaint and answ…
The document that a suing party files to initiate a lawsuit,…
The hand delivery of the suit papers to the defendant.
Six Phases of a Lawsuit
1. Initial Pleadings... 2. Discovery... 3. Pretrial Motions... 4. The…
Initial Pleadings
Documents filed with the court including a complaint and answ…
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Business Law Chapter 3: Court Procedures
Initial Pleadings:
Complaint (Fed)/Petition (MO)
Service of Process
Answer
-Complaint (Fed)/Petition (MO)... -Service of Process... -Answer
initiates a lawsuit ... -required to state at least one cause of…
hand-delivery of the suit papers to the defendent
responds to each paragraph of the complaint by admitting or d…
Initial Pleadings:
-Complaint (Fed)/Petition (MO)... -Service of Process... -Answer
Complaint (Fed)/Petition (MO)
initiates a lawsuit ... -required to state at least one cause of…
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Business Law Chapter 3 Court Systems
Mediator
Arbitrator
Appellate court
Sheriff
A third party brought into a dispute to develop a solution ac…
A third party, usually hired by both parties who holds an inf…
A court that reviews decisions of lower when a party claims a…
Officers who carry out duties for state courts.
Mediator
A third party brought into a dispute to develop a solution ac…
Arbitrator
A third party, usually hired by both parties who holds an inf…
63 terms
Business Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
affidavit
affirmative defense
answer
brief
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"A formal legal document submitted by the attorney for the ap…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative defense
Defenses in which the defendant essentially claims that even…
30 terms
Business Law Chapter 3 Court Procedures
affidavit
answer
complaint
counterclaim
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
"The pleading made by a plaintiff alleging wrongdoing on the…
A claim made by a defendant in a civil lawsuit that in effect…
affidavit
"A written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
answer
"Procedurally, a defendant's response to the plaintiff's comp…
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Business law chapter 3/court system
Negotiation
Mediation
Arbitration
Two types of courts
Setting disputes themselves
When an independent third party helps settle disputes, adviso…
When an informational hearing is held to find out what happen…
Trial courts & appellate courts
Negotiation
Setting disputes themselves
Mediation
When an independent third party helps settle disputes, adviso…
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chapter 3 the us supreme court law definitions
number of supreme court judges
certiori
liberal
conservative
9
to be informed
pro person
pro punishment
number of supreme court judges
9
certiori
to be informed
8 terms
Business Law - Chapter 3 - Courts, Jurisdiction, Administrative Agencies
Long Arm Statute
Standing to Sue
Supreme Court of the United States
Service of process
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
The highest court of the federal court system. It hears appea…
The process of serving a summons on a defendant to obtain per…
Long Arm Statute
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
Standing to Sue
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
Legal Environment of Business: Chapter 3: Court Systems and Criminal Law
Litigate
Mediator
Arbitrator
Court
It's a way of resolving disputes by filing a complaint throug…
Is someone with a law background that sits with people that h…
Someone who is a judge in a mini-trial that is less formal th…
It's a government entity that is authorized to resolve legal…
Litigate
It's a way of resolving disputes by filing a complaint throug…
Mediator
Is someone with a law background that sits with people that h…
45 terms
Biz Law Chapter 3: Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolutions
Judicial Review
Jurisdiction
Long Arm Statute
Probate Court
The process by which a court decided on the constitutionality…
Authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case.
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
A state court of limited jurisdiction that conducts proceedin…
Judicial Review
The process by which a court decided on the constitutionality…
Jurisdiction
Authority of a court to hear and decide a specific case.
18 terms
Chapter 3 -- Significant Laws/Court Cases -- Lyberger
Civil Rights Act (1964)
Clean Air Act (1970)
Americans with Disabilities Act
National Voter Registration Act or Mot…
Made labor discrimination (race, religion, national origin) i…
Expanded existing federal mandate; stronger pollution regulat…
Made it illegal for employers to discriminate against disable…
Requires states to provide ppl means to register for voting a…
Civil Rights Act (1964)
Made labor discrimination (race, religion, national origin) i…
Clean Air Act (1970)
Expanded existing federal mandate; stronger pollution regulat…
Business Law - Chapter 3 - Courts, Jurisdiction, Administrative Agencies
Long Arm Statute
Standing to Sue
Supreme Court of the United States
Service of process
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
The highest court of the federal court system. It hears appea…
The process of serving a summons on a defendant to obtain per…
Long Arm Statute
A state statute that permits a state to exercise jurisdiction…
Standing to Sue
The legal requirement that an individual must have a sufficie…
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chapter 3- federal courts
dual courts system
juristriction
geographical juristicion
venue
one national court system(federal) plus separate court system…
is the power of a court to decide a dispute
(territorial) in criminal cases is primarily concerned with a…
is the particular location or area in which a court having ge…
dual courts system
one national court system(federal) plus separate court system…
juristriction
is the power of a court to decide a dispute
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Business Law: Chapter 3 Court System & Civil Dispute Resolution Terms
Litigate
Mediation
Arbitration
Court
To place a dispute before a court of law for resolution.
A method of settling disputes outside of court by using the s…
(law) the hearing and determination of a dispute by an impart…
A governmental forum that administers justice under the law.
Litigate
To place a dispute before a court of law for resolution.
Mediation
A method of settling disputes outside of court by using the s…
45 terms
Business Law 381 MSU, Chapter 3: Court Procedures
What are the procedural rules?
What are the stages of litigation?
What would a person seeking a lawsuit…
What are the three types of attorney f…
Stages of litigation ... Consulting with an attorney
Pretrial... Trial... Posstrial
Attorney Fees... Settlement Consideration
Fixed Fees... Hourly Fess... Contingency Fees
What are the procedural rules?
Stages of litigation ... Consulting with an attorney
What are the stages of litigation?
Pretrial... Trial... Posstrial
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Chapter 1 Law and Courts
Morality
Common Law
Administrative Law
Statue
The values that govern a group's ideas about right and wrong
Laws made by the court which provide a series of consistent r…
The body of rules created by government agenics
Law passed by a government body that has been made for the pu…
Morality
The values that govern a group's ideas about right and wrong
Common Law
Laws made by the court which provide a series of consistent r…
business law chapter 3&4 court systems and jurisdiction
2 major court system
Court system- State
Limited Jurisdiction Courts.
General Jurisdiction Trial Courts
1.Federal court... 2.Court system of the 50 states.
each state has its own court system. State courts resolve ove…
Cases involving kids, probate courts, traffic courts, family…
Courts where u try your case . Hears cases of general nature…
2 major court system
1.Federal court... 2.Court system of the 50 states.
Court system- State
each state has its own court system. State courts resolve ove…
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