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Chapter 07 - The International Legal Environment: Playing by the Rules Chapter 07 The International Legal Environment: Playing by the Rules True / False Questions 1. The form of law found in the United States and England is classified as civil or code law. True False
2. The form of law found in Germany, France, and Japan is called civil or code law.
3. Common law is based on an all-inclusive system of written rules of law.
4. Under code law, the legal system is generally divided into three separate codes: commercial, civil, and criminal.
5. Islamic law is known as the fatwah. True False
6. Under Marxist-socialist tenets (law) it would be illegal to pay interest on a loan.
7. In Marxist-socialist societies, law is subordinate to prevailing economic conditions.
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Chapter 07 - The International Legal Environment: Playing by the Rules 8. The World Court can settle disputes between governments.
9. When dealing with foreign countries, a domestic marketer should refer to "international commercial law" for guidance. True False
10. Most disputes that arise in commercial transactions are settled informally.
11. Another term for conciliation is mediation.
12. If conciliation is not used to settle a difference in an international business dispute or an agreement cannot be reached, the next step is litigation.
13. Names of the arbitrators should be avoided in legal documents or contracts. True False
14. One of the deterrents to litigation with respect to disputes in the international business arena is the fear of creating a poor image and damaging public relations.
15. For some companies, piracy is beneficial.
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Chapter 07 - The International Legal Environment: Playing by the Rules 16. For American companies, establishing rights in the United States confers protection for their rights universally.
17. In the United States, a common-law country, ownership of intellectual property rights is established by registration versus prior use (whoever registers first is considered to be the rightful owner). True False
18. In many code-law countries, ownership of intellectual property rights is established by registration rather than by prior use--the first to register a trademark or other property right is considered to be the rightful owner.
19. The General Agreement on Trade and Tariffs, a major provision of the World Trade Organization, is the most comprehensive multilateral agreement on intellectual property to date.
20. Charging what the market will bear is a suggested strategy for IP-rich firms to make money in China.
21. All countries have laws regulating marketing activities in promotion, product development, labeling, pricing, and channels of distribution.

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