BUS 340 CH 1 - 1. One of the important functions of law is...

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1. One of the important functions of law is to provide: **Stability and Predictability 2. One of the oldest and most significant schools of jurisprudential thought is: **The natural law school 3. Legal positivists believe that: **There can be no higher law than the law created by a nation’s government 4. The American legal system has been strongly influenced by: **English Law 5. The common law may be described as: **General legal principles that evolved over time through court decisions 6. Remedies are best described as: **Legal means used to recover a right or redress a wrong 7. A decree of specific performance is: **An equitable remedy 8. A cornerstone of both the American and English legal system is: **The doctrine of stare decisis 9. Among the benefits of the following precedent are: **Greater stability 10. If there is no binding precedent for a particular case a court may: ** Rely on public policy or relevant social customs to reach a decision 11. The IRAC method of legal reasoning DOES NOT include which of the following steps **Developing cutting-edge public policy
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12.When you reason by analogy, you:
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2010 for the course BUS bus 340 taught by Professor R during the Spring '10 term at American River.

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BUS 340 CH 1 - 1. One of the important functions of law is...

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