Ch04-TB-BLTE-8e

Ch04-TB-BLTE-8e - Chapter4 TortsandCyberTorts...

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Chapter 4 Torts and Cyber Torts TRUE/FALSE QUESTIONS 1. Tort law provides legal remedies for property damage. ANSWER: T PAGE: 111 TYPE: + MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 2. Punitive damages are intended to punish a wrongdoer and deter others. ANSWER: T PAGE: 112 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 3. A person may commit an intentional tort if he or she acts knowing with  substantial certainty that certain consequences will result. ANSWER: T PAGE: 113 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 4. To commit an intentional tort, a person must act with a  harmful  motive. ANSWER: F PAGE: 113 TYPE: + MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 49
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50 TEST BANK TO ACCOMPANY BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS 5. The apprehension that an assault will occur need not be reasonable. ANSWER: F PAGE: 113 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 6. A battery occurs only if the victim suffers actual physical harm. ANSWER: F PAGE: 113 TYPE: = MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal
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CHAPTER 4: TORTS AND CYBER TORTS 51 7. False imprisonment is a tort only if the confinement or restraint is justified. ANSWER: F PAGE: 113 TYPE: = MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 8. A store manager may delay a suspected shoplifter if the manager has  probable cause to justify delaying the suspect. ANSWER: T PAGE: 113 TYPE: = MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 9. Slander involves the oral communication of defamatory language. ANSWER: T PAGE: 115 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 10. Defamation involves wrongfully hurting a person’s good reputation. ANSWER: T PAGE: 115 TYPE: + MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 11. A written defamatory statement must be communicated to a third party to  be actionable. ANSWER: T PAGE: 115 TYPE: + MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 12. An  unauthorized  scan of a bank account cannot be an invasion of privacy. ANSWER: F PAGE: 117 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Reflective Skill Level: AICPA Legal 13. An  illegal  search can be an invasion of privacy. ANSWER: T PAGE: 117 TYPE: =
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52 TEST BANK TO ACCOMPANY BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS MISC: AACSB Reflective Skill Level: AICPA Legal 14. Puffery is fraud. ANSWER: F PAGE: 118 TYPE: = MISC: AACSB Analytic Skill Level: AICPA Legal 15. Unintentionally causing a party to break a contract may constitute wrong- ful interference with a contractual relationship. ANSWER: F PAGE: 119 TYPE: N MISC: AACSB Reflective Skill Level: AICPA Legal
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CHAPTER 4: TORTS AND CYBER TORTS 53 16. To commit the tort of trespass to land, a person must harm the land. ANSWER:
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