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247 terms
Law and Legal
The law establishes rights, duties, an…
A federal law that conflicts with the…
The common law governs all areas not c…
Equity is a branch of unwritten law th…
True
False
True
False
The law establishes rights, duties, an…
True
A federal law that conflicts with the…
False
legal law
Duty
Breach
Causation
Cause in Fact
A duty, or obligation, recognized by the law, requiring the d…
A failure to conform to the standards required
A reasonable connection between the conduct of the defendant…
The plaintiff must show that the defendant's conduct was the…
Duty
A duty, or obligation, recognized by the law, requiring the d…
Breach
A failure to conform to the standards required
65 terms
LEGAL & LAW
ADA
Administrative law
Advanced directives
Advocacy
The federal Americans with disability act of 1990
The grantor public law that deals with the various organs of…
Legally executed document that explains the patient's healthc…
Acting on behalf of those who are not able to speak for or re…
ADA
The federal Americans with disability act of 1990
Administrative law
The grantor public law that deals with the various organs of…
8 terms
Legal Law
Magistrate
Legal System
Judiciary
Justice
A court official who hears cases in a magistrates court
A system for interpreting and enforcing the laws of the country
A collective name given to the judges who preside over law co…
The use of laws to treat people fairly and in a way that is m…
Magistrate
A court official who hears cases in a magistrates court
Legal System
A system for interpreting and enforcing the laws of the country
Legal Law
Contract law
Intellectual Property Law
Employment Law
Adminstrative Law
Law that refers to agreements between individuals and entitie…
A product of the intellect, such as an expressed idea or conc…
- mediates the relationship between employees, employers, tra…
body of law created by administrative agencies (in the form o…
Contract law
Law that refers to agreements between individuals and entitie…
Intellectual Property Law
A product of the intellect, such as an expressed idea or conc…
32 terms
LEGAL LAW
United States System of Laws Originate
Usual Basis for criminal law
Law written by Congress or State legis…
Difference between Statutory laws and…
ENGLISH COMMON LAW
RELIGIOUS CONCEPTS SUCH AS SIN
STATUTORY LAWS
ORDINANCES ONLY APPLY TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
United States System of Laws Originate
ENGLISH COMMON LAW
Usual Basis for criminal law
RELIGIOUS CONCEPTS SUCH AS SIN
Legal Law
body of law that deals with relationsh…
involves the enforcement of agreements…
defines and enforces duties and rights…
negligence/malpractice, libel/slander,…
private law or civil law
contract law
tort law
tort law
body of law that deals with relationsh…
private law or civil law
involves the enforcement of agreements…
contract law
30 terms
legal - criminal law
Accessory
Accident
Actus Reus:
Assault
A person who is not present at the time of the crime but assi…
An unexpected result of an act that was done with no intentio…
A wrongful act; the physical act constituting a crime
Any action that places another individual in fear of violence
Accessory
A person who is not present at the time of the crime but assi…
Accident
An unexpected result of an act that was done with no intentio…
Legal/Law
Abuse
Assault
Malpratice
Defamation
Receiving care the results in physcial harm, pain or menatl a…
Physicall or verbal attack
Improper or Unprofessional treatemnt or care the results in i…
Slander or libel- a false statement that cause damge to a per…
Abuse
Receiving care the results in physcial harm, pain or menatl a…
Assault
Physicall or verbal attack
34 terms
law and legal
Выбирать наугад
Отражать изменяющиеся потребности обще…
Работать на благо общества
Юридические вопросы
To choose at random
To reflect the changing needs of society
To work for the good of society
Legal matters
Выбирать наугад
To choose at random
Отражать изменяющиеся потребности обще…
To reflect the changing needs of society
69 terms
Law and Legal
Civil Law
Code of Hammurabi
Constitutional Laws
Statutory Law
-system of law that focus on private matters in a community... E…
-babylon, oldest records of innocent before proven guilty laws
-U.S. constitution ... -supreme law of the land, cannot pass a l…
-term to define written laws... -every state is different... Ex: PA…
Civil Law
-system of law that focus on private matters in a community... E…
Code of Hammurabi
-babylon, oldest records of innocent before proven guilty laws
29 terms
Legal and Law
ADA
Administrative law
Advanced directives
Advocacy
The federal and Americans with disabilities act of 1990
The branch of public law that deals with the various organs o…
Legally executed document that explains the patient's healthc…
Acting on behalf of those were not able to speak for or repre…
ADA
The federal and Americans with disabilities act of 1990
Administrative law
The branch of public law that deals with the various organs o…
80 terms
Legal Law
What is Common Law?
What is Civil law?
What is Stare Decisis (precedent)?
Why does the US and most English speak…
both the constitution/ statutes and the case law (stare decis…
based on the constitution and statutes (written laws/ applies…
Follow what higher courts decide, from common law of England
Britain won the French and Indian war and signed the treaty o…
What is Common Law?
both the constitution/ statutes and the case law (stare decis…
What is Civil law?
based on the constitution and statutes (written laws/ applies…
Law and legal
A
B
C
D
Alpha
Bravo
Charlie
Delta
A
Alpha
B
Bravo
Legal Law
Insurable Interest
Perfect Tender Rule
Appropriation
Trademark
An interest either in a persons life or well-being or in prop…
A common law rule under which a seller was required to delive…
In tort law, the use by one person of another persons name, l…
A distinctive mark, motto, device, or implement that a manufa…
Insurable Interest
An interest either in a persons life or well-being or in prop…
Perfect Tender Rule
A common law rule under which a seller was required to delive…
Legal/ Law
coroner
FBI
justice of the peace
mandatory arrest policy
the medical examiner of a county, usually elected by popular…
department of justice responsible of investigating violations…
a government official who saw various aspects of local law en…
requires a cop to detain a person for committing a certain ty…
coroner
the medical examiner of a county, usually elected by popular…
FBI
department of justice responsible of investigating violations…
32 terms
law/legal ch 49
fee simple absolute
life estate
conveyance
waste
the owner has the greatest aggregation of rights, privileges,…
an estate that lasts for the life of some specified individual
transfer of real property
injury to the land
fee simple absolute
the owner has the greatest aggregation of rights, privileges,…
life estate
an estate that lasts for the life of some specified individual
21 terms
Law and Legal
Trademark
Coca- Cola Company v. Koke
Trademark Dilution Act - 1995
Injuction
is a distinctive mark, motto, device, or implement that a man…
before congress passed the Lanham Act of 1946 to protect busi…
-allowed trademark owners to bring cases in FEDERAL COURT to…
-court says "STOP RIGHT THERE" ... -then they go for the money... -…
Trademark
is a distinctive mark, motto, device, or implement that a man…
Coca- Cola Company v. Koke
before congress passed the Lanham Act of 1946 to protect busi…
35 terms
Law & Legal: Criminal Law
actus reus
arson
beyond a reasonable doubt
botnet
A guilty (prohibited) act. The commission of a prohibited act…
The malicious burning of another's dwelling. Some statutes ha…
The standard used to determine the guilt or innocence of a pe…
Short for robot network—a group of computers that run an appl…
actus reus
A guilty (prohibited) act. The commission of a prohibited act…
arson
The malicious burning of another's dwelling. Some statutes ha…
Intro to Law and the Legal System
10th Amendment
Additur
Affidavits
Affirmative Defense
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitu…
The power of the trial court to assess damages or increase th…
A written, ex parte statement made or taken under oath before…
Is a defense pled by the defendant in the answer that, if pro…
10th Amendment
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitu…
Additur
The power of the trial court to assess damages or increase th…
|Business Law & The Legal Environment|
Adjudicate
Administrative agency
Administrative law
Administrative law judge (ALJ)
To render a judicial decision. Adjudication is the trial-like…
A federal, state, or local government agency created by the l…
The body of law created by administrative agencies in order t…
The one who presides over an administrative agency hearing an…
Adjudicate
To render a judicial decision. Adjudication is the trial-like…
Administrative agency
A federal, state, or local government agency created by the l…
29 terms
Legal Laws
Abuse
Advance directives
Agent
Assault and battery
Any care that results in physical harm or pain, or mental ang…
Legal document designed to indicate a persons wishes regardin…
Someone who has the power or authority to act as the represen…
Physical or verbal attack on another person ; unlawfully touc…
Abuse
Any care that results in physical harm or pain, or mental ang…
Advance directives
Legal document designed to indicate a persons wishes regardin…
Legal and non-legal laws
SOCIETY
state
legal rules
criminal law
A GROUP OF INDIVIDUALS LIVING TOGETHER
those who make and enforce laws are referred to as a 'state'
laws that apply to all individuals in society, made by a law-…
made by law-making bodies (such as parliament); applies to th…
SOCIETY
A GROUP OF INDIVIDUALS LIVING TOGETHER
state
those who make and enforce laws are referred to as a 'state'
Legal Studies: Family Law
What is the main function of the 'fami…
What gives the federal government the…
What are the primary acts which govern…
What is marriage defined as in Austral…
The care and protection of its members.
The Australian Constitution Section 51
1. Marriage Act 1961 (Cth)... 2. Family Law Act 1975 (Cth)
Marriage is the voluntary union of a man and a woman to the e…
What is the main function of the 'fami…
The care and protection of its members.
What gives the federal government the…
The Australian Constitution Section 51
56 terms
Law and Legal Chapter 1
administrative agency
administrative law
allege
appellant
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.
the part who takes an appeal from one court to another
administrative agency
A federal, state, or local government agency established to p…
administrative law
The body of law created by administrative agencies (in the fo…
30 terms
Law and Legal Chapter 2
alternative dispute resolution (adr)
american arbitration association (aaa)
arbitration
arbitration clause
the resolution of disputes in ways other than those involved…
the major organization offering arbitration services in the u…
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…
american arbitration association (aaa)
the major organization offering arbitration services in the u…
39 terms
Law and Legal Chapter 3
affidavit
affirmative denfense
answer
breif
a written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
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
a written or printed voluntary statement of facts, confirmed…
affirmative denfense
a response to a plaintiff's claim that does not deny the plai…
18 terms
Intro to Law and the Legal System
Defendant
Plaintiff
Litigants
Civil law
The individual or entity being sued.
The individual or entity who starts a lawsuit (or brings an a…
The parties to a lawsuit; the plaintiff and defendant.
refers to all law of a non-criminal nature - chiefly, matters…
Defendant
The individual or entity being sued.
Plaintiff
The individual or entity who starts a lawsuit (or brings an a…
Law & Legal Unit 2
criminal law
crime
intent
misdemeanor
crimes against society or the State
a public wrong
making up of one's mind
minor offense
criminal law
crimes against society or the State
crime
a public wrong
Law & Legal Unit 4
lex
pro rata
pro forma
pro tempore
law
proportionately
as a matter of form
for the time being
lex
law
pro rata
proportionately
Law & Legal Unit 3
in lieu of
motion in limine
in flagrante delicto
in extremis
in place of
a motion made at the outset of a trial
caught "redhanded"
at the point of death
in lieu of
in place of
motion in limine
a motion made at the outset of a trial
Law & Legal Unit 1
constitution
trial Court
courts of appeal
statute law
Fundamental basic law of our land.
Tries a case the first time it is heard in court.
A state court of Federal Court in which appeals from a lower…
Referred to as the "written law."
constitution
Fundamental basic law of our land.
trial Court
Tries a case the first time it is heard in court.
Unit 5 Law & Legal
commercial paper
negotiable instrument
negotiable words
promissory note
a substitute for cash
any written, signed contract bearing evidence of debt that is…
words as "pay to the order of," "pay to holder," or " pay to…
written evidence of a debt, coupled with an unqualified promi…
commercial paper
a substitute for cash
negotiable instrument
any written, signed contract bearing evidence of debt that is…
16 terms
Law and legal Chapter 1
Four Primary Sources of Law
Constitutional Law
Statutory Law
Administrative Law
Constitutional Law... Statutory Law... Administrative Law... Common Law
U.S. Constitution /Supreme Law of the land-cannot pass a law…
-every state is different/Example Pa Crimes Code-PA Vehicle C…
Example Food and Drug Administration-Regulations/Workers' Com…
Four Primary Sources of Law
Constitutional Law... Statutory Law... Administrative Law... Common Law
Constitutional Law
U.S. Constitution /Supreme Law of the land-cannot pass a law…
35 terms
Law and Legal Chapter 2
Personal Jurisdiction
Subject Matter Jurisdiction
Diversity of Citizenship
What is concurrent jurisdiction?
If you do business/target customers/ in other states/jurisdic…
Explain -like a certain doctor... A Court must have this to hear…
controversy is over a specific amount of money and individual…
Example: Bank Robbery... cases that fall under jurisdiction of…
Personal Jurisdiction
If you do business/target customers/ in other states/jurisdic…
Subject Matter Jurisdiction
Explain -like a certain doctor... A Court must have this to hear…
29 terms
ETHICS LAW AND LEGAL
Triple Bottom Line
Moral minimum -
Duty-based ethics-
Out-come based ethics -
Corporation's profits/its impact on people/and its impact on…
just compliance with the law... Lowest level of ethical behavio…
based on the belief everyone has duties to other humans and t…
-looks at impact of decision on society or key stakeholders/m…
Triple Bottom Line
Corporation's profits/its impact on people/and its impact on…
Moral minimum -
just compliance with the law... Lowest level of ethical behavio…
29 terms
ETHICS LAW AND LEGAL
Triple Bottom Line
Moral minimum -
Duty-based ethics-
Out-come based ethics -
Corporation's profits/its impact on people/and its impact on…
just compliance with the law... Lowest level of ethical behavio…
based on the belief everyone has duties to other humans and t…
-looks at impact of decision on society or key stakeholders/m…
Triple Bottom Line
Corporation's profits/its impact on people/and its impact on…
Moral minimum -
just compliance with the law... Lowest level of ethical behavio…
15 terms
Law - ADR, legal aid
ADR
Negotiation
Mediation
Conciliation
Alternative Dispute Resolution
When two parties negotiate with each other to resolve a dispute
When a person or company agrees with another person or compan…
When the mediator plays a more active role in weighing up the…
ADR
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Negotiation
When two parties negotiate with each other to resolve a dispute
Legal Terms in Civil Law
lawsuit/suit
defendant
plaintiff
liable
a legal action in civil law
the person being sued
the person who is suing
legally responsible for doing a wrong to the plaintiff
lawsuit/suit
a legal action in civil law
defendant
the person being sued
39 terms
Law and Legal System Chapter 11
Executory Contract
Executed Contract
Definitions of Contract
Elements of an offer
Contract that has NOT yet been fully performed.
Contract that HAS been fully performed.
"A promise or set of promises for the breach of which the law…
1. Intent to make an offer on the part of the offeror... 2. Defi…
Executory Contract
Contract that has NOT yet been fully performed.
Executed Contract
Contract that HAS been fully performed.
54 terms
LEGAL VOCABULARY - LAW B
Federal (system /court)
State (system / court)
Jury
R. (Crown)
מערכת משפט פדרלית
מערכת (משפט) של מדינה
חבר מושבעים
המדינה (אנגליה)... (המלך / המלכה)
Federal (system /court)
מערכת משפט פדרלית
State (system / court)
מערכת (משפט) של מדינה
54 terms
LEGAL VOCABULARY - LAW B
Federal (system /court)
State (system / court)
Jury
R. (Crown)
מערכת משפט פדרלית
מערכת (משפט) של מדינה
חבר מושבעים
המדינה (אנגליה)... (המלך / המלכה)
Federal (system /court)
מערכת משפט פדרלית
State (system / court)
מערכת (משפט) של מדינה
23 terms
Legal Civil Law
Balance Of Probabilities
Binding Precedent
Common Law/Case Law/Judge-Made-Law
Court Hierarchy
Standard of proof in a Civil Case
A decision of a higher court that must be followed by the low…
Decisions made by judges that form part of the law
The ranking of courts according to the seriousness of the mat…
Balance Of Probabilities
Standard of proof in a Civil Case
Binding Precedent
A decision of a higher court that must be followed by the low…
Legal 2 (Company law )
Legal person
Fraud
Corporate veil
Legal entity
Os.prawna
Oszustwo
A legal concept that protects shareholders from being perspna…
Osoba prawnq
Legal person
Os.prawna
Fraud
Oszustwo
Law 131 Legal Method
NZ Constitution
Parliament
Sovereignty
The Rule of Law
NZ has no single document, although we do have a constitution.
House of representatives and the sovereign in the right of NZ…
Supreme law making body- enjoys sovereignty once laid in the…
The doctrine that all people are equal before the law and the…
NZ Constitution
NZ has no single document, although we do have a constitution.
Parliament
House of representatives and the sovereign in the right of NZ…
100 terms
Legal Terminology and Law Latin
ab ovo
ad curiam
ad infinitum
ad litem
from the egg -- at the beginning
to (at) court
to infinity -- without limit
to the suit -- pending a lawsuit
ab ovo
from the egg -- at the beginning
ad curiam
to (at) court
13 terms
Rule of Law and Origins of Legal Systems
Law
Rule of Law
Source of law
Constitutional Law
a body of rules of conduct that is prescribed by a legitimate…
the principle that standards of behavior are established by l…
the origins by which a law derives its authority
the body of law that comes from a constitution that sets out…
Law
a body of rules of conduct that is prescribed by a legitimate…
Rule of Law
the principle that standards of behavior are established by l…
56 terms
Law and Legal Final
The US Congress enacts a new federal s…
The Bay City Planning Department, The…
Much of American law is based on:
Jane enters into a contract with Jill…
All of the States
Administrative Law
The English Legal System
the Plaintiff
The US Congress enacts a new federal s…
All of the States
The Bay City Planning Department, The…
Administrative Law
43 terms
Legal Studies Civil Law
The need for Civil
The key principles of civil law
Out-of-court settlement
Civil remedy
Protect our rights, impose a duty of care on others not to do…
A person's rights must have been infringed for action to be t…
an agreement reached by both parties in a civil matter withou…
is an outcome of a civil dispute awarded by the court to the…
The need for Civil
Protect our rights, impose a duty of care on others not to do…
The key principles of civil law
A person's rights must have been infringed for action to be t…
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