quiz chapter 6,7 - Chapter 6 Question 1 5 out of 5 points...

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Chapter 6 Question 1 5 out of 5 points Publishing false information about another's product is conversion. Selected Answer: Question 2 5 out of 5 points Perpetrator is the term for a person who commits a tort. Selected Answer: Question 3 5 out of 5 points The use of a person's likeness for commercial purposes without permission is not an invasion of privacy. Selected Answer:
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Question 4 0 out of 5 points Delta Corporation uses a bot to continually comb the Web site of Gamma, Inc., for information and its updates. Under the reasoning of the court in Case 6.2, Register.com, Inc. v. Verio, Inc. , if Delta has committed a tort, it is most likely because Selected Answer: Question 5 5 out of 5 points Slander involves the oral communication of defamatory language. Selected Answer: Question 6 5 out of 5 points Defamation is one person's use of another's name without permission. Selected Answer:
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Question 7 5 out of 5 points The purpose of tort law is to punish criminal wrongdoers. Selected Answer: Question 8 5 out of 5 points Tort is a French word for "wrong." Selected Answer: Question 9 5 out of 5 points To commit an intentional tort, a person must intend to perform an act that causes harm. Selected Answer: Question 10 5 out of 5 points Any lawful contract can form the potential basis for an action based on wrongful interference with a contractual relationship.
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Question 10 5 out of 5 points Selected Answer: Question 11 0 out of 5 points Lew angrily accuses Meg, a broker with New Financial Services, of fraudulently inducing him to invest in Open Pit Oil Company, whose wells are dry. The reliance that gives rise to liability for fraud is normally based on a statement of Selected Answer: Question 12 5 out of 5 points Variety Auto Maker, Inc., uses, in its television ads, a recording by Wendy. For this use, Variety pays a fee to the owner of the rights to the recording. Over time, the song comes to be associated with Variety's products. Wendy resents this association and sues Variety. Variety has committed Selected Answer:
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Question 13 5 out of 5 points Phil invites Quinn onto his land. Quinn commits trespass if Selected Answer: Question 14 5 out of 5 points Puffery is fraud. Selected Answer: Question 15 5 out of 5 points If it can be shown that a trespass to personal property was warranted, a complete defense exists. Selected Answer:
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Question 16 5 out of 5 points To commit trespass to land, a person must harm the land. Selected Answer: Question 17 5 out of 5 points Defamation involves wrongfully hurting a person's good reputation. Selected Answer: Question 18 5 out of 5 points A written defamatory statement must be communicated to a third party to be actionable. Selected Answer: Question 19 5 out of 5 points Consent is a defense to an allegation of battery, but not assault.
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Question 19 5 out of 5 points Selected Answer: Question 20 5 out of 5 points Jaqy distributes a handbill among her neighbors accusing one of them--Ked--of being a convicted sex offender. The statement is defamatory only if
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quiz chapter 6,7 - Chapter 6 Question 1 5 out of 5 points...

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