Ch03-TB1-WBL-10e

Ch03-TB1-WBL-10e - Chapter3 CourtProcedures

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Chapter 3 Court Procedures N.B.:   TYPE  indicates that a question is new, modified, or unchanged, as  follows. N A question  new  to this edition of the Test Bank. + A question  modified  from the previous edition of the Test Bank, = A question  included  in the previous edition of the Test Bank. TRUE/FALSE QUESTIONS 1. The  Federal Rules of Civil Procedure  govern a civil trial held in a federal  court. ANSWER: T PAGE: 52 TYPE: = 2. The time cost of a lawsuit is not significant. ANSWER: F PAGE: 53  TYPE: = 3. An answer can admit to the allegations made in a complaint. ANSWER: T PAGE: 58 TYPE: = 4. Only a plaintiff may file a motion for judgment on the pleadings. ANSWER: F PAGE: 60 TYPE: N 5. Only a defendant may file a motion for summary judgment. ANSWER: F PAGE: 60 TYPE: N 19
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20 TEST BANK 1—UNIT ONE: THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 6. A summary judgment will be granted when there are genuine issues of fact  in a trial and no question of law. ANSWER: F PAGE: 60 TYPE: =
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CHAPTER 3: COURT PROCEDURES 21 7. A motion for summary judgment may be made before or during a trial. ANSWER: T PAGE: 60  TYPE: = 8. There   is   a   difference   between   depositions   with   written   questions   and  interrogatories. ANSWER: T PAGE: 61 TYPE: = 9. In a federal case at law involving more than $20 in damages, a defendant  has the right to a jury trial. ANSWER: T PAGE: 63  TYPE: = 10. Voir dire  is a process for presenting evidence in a case. ANSWER: F PAGE: 64  TYPE: = 11. Testimony given in court about what someone heard someone else say is  not admissible as evidence. ANSWER: T PAGE: 67  TYPE: + 12. A jury is free to ignore a judge’s statement of the  facts  in their case. ANSWER: T PAGE: 68  TYPE: = 13. A jury verdict specifies the amount of the damages to be paid by a losing  party. ANSWER: T PAGE: 68  TYPE: = 14. A motion for a new trial will be granted only if the trial judge feels that it is  appropriate to grant a judgment for the other side. ANSWER: F PAGE: 69  TYPE: = 15. The standards for granting a motion for a judgment   n.o.v.   are often the  same as the standards for granting a motion to dismiss. ANSWER: T PAGE: 69  TYPE: =
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22 TEST BANK 1—UNIT ONE: THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 16. A brief includes a statement of the applicable law in a case. ANSWER: T PAGE: 69  TYPE: =
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CHAPTER 3: COURT PROCEDURES 23 17. In most appealed cases, a trial court’s decision is affirmed.
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2010 for the course ACCT ACCT40 taught by Professor Birnbaum during the Fall '08 term at CUNY Brooklyn.

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Ch03-TB1-WBL-10e - Chapter3 CourtProcedures

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