Ch52-TB2-WBL-10O¦êv-F to Eric

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Chapter 52 International Law 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 principle of comity allows one country to give effect to the laws of an- other country if the laws of that country are consistent with its own laws. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1048 TYPE: = 2. The principle of comity is based primarily on international treaties. ANSWER: F PAGE: 1048 TYPE: = 3. The act of state doctrine provides that only a head of state can make trea- ties with another nation. ANSWER: F PAGE: 1048 TYPE: = 4. Expropriation occurs when a government seizes private property for an il- legal purpose and awards just compensation. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1048 TYPE: + 17
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18 TEST BANK 2—UNIT ELEVEN: SPECIAL TOPICS 5. Under the act of state doctrine, a firm whose assets a foreign government  has expropriated may  not  recover compensatory damages in a U.S. court. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1049 TYPE: +
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CHAPTER 52: INTERNATIONAL LAW 19 6. The Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act spells out the particulars of what  constitutes a commercial activity. ANSWER: F PAGE: 1049 TYPE: + 7. A foreign state is immune from the jurisdiction of U.S. courts even if the  state is involved in commercial activity within the United States. ANSWER: F PAGE: 1049 TYPE: N 8. A party to a licensing agreement agrees to keep certain information con- fidential. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1052 TYPE: + 9. Franchising is a form of licensing. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1052 TYPE: = 10. Quotas are limits on the amounts of goods that can be imported. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1053 TYPE: = 11. Congress cannot impose taxes on imports. ANSWER: F PAGE: 1053 TYPE: = 12. Dumping is the sale of imported goods at “more than fair value.” ANSWER: F PAGE: 1053 TYPE: + 13. The   primary   aim   of   the   North   American   Free   Trade   Agreement   is   to  eliminate tariffs among Mexico, the United States, and Canada. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1054 TYPE: = 14. The  judges  in different  common  law  countries  have  produced  differing  common law principles. ANSWER: T PAGE: 1055 TYPE: N 15. In a common law system, the only official source of law is a statutory code.
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20 TEST BANK 2—UNIT ELEVEN: SPECIAL TOPICS ANSWER: F PAGE: 1055 TYPE: N
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CHAPTER 52: INTERNATIONAL LAW 21 16. Common law and civil law systems are wholly distinct. ANSWER:
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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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