Chapter 4 - CHAPTER 4MANAGING DISPUTES: ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE...

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CHAPTER 4—MANAGING DISPUTES: ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLU- TION AND LITIGATION TRUE/FALSE 1. A lawsuit begins with the filing of a complaint or petition. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: complaint 2. Statutes of limitations are always four years. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: time limits 3. To be valid, a complaint must have every fact listed in it. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: complaint 4. A complaint must establish subject matter jurisdiction. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: complaint 5. Venue is the subject matter jurisdiction of a court. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: venue 6. Specific performance is an equitable remedy. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: equity 7. Injunctions are equitable remedies. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: injunctions 8. In an action for nuisance, an injunction is a typical damage request. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: injunctions 9. The summons is the same document as the complaint. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: summons 10. The complaint and answer are both pleadings. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: pleadings 11. A default is entered when the defendant counterclaims. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: default 12. The plaintiff is the only party in a suit who can counterclaim. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: counterclaim
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13. A motion for judgment on the pleadings is the same as a motion for summary judgment. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: motions 14. A motion to dismiss must be filed before an answer is filed. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: motions 15. A motion for summary judgment is appropriate only if there are no issues of fact. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: motions 16. Interrogatories must be answered in writing and under oath. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: interrogatories 17. A request for admission that is refused and later proved can carry a penalty of recovery of attorney's fees. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: admissions 18. Depositions are generally taken in the courtroom. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: depositions 19. Work product is discoverable. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: work product 20. Every trial requires a jury. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: juries 21. Voir dire is the process of screening prospective jurors. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: voir dire 22. A peremptory challenge is a challenge for cause. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: voir dire 23. During the plaintiff's case, the defendant conducts direct examination. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: direct 24. A prima facie case is one that can survive a directed verdict. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: prima facie 25. All hearsay is inadmissible as evidence. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: hearsay
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26. Jury instructions explain to jurors how to elect a foreman. ANS: F
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Chapter 4 - CHAPTER 4MANAGING DISPUTES: ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE...

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