Date: March 26, 2017
Citation: Carol Todd V. Access Group, Inc., et al. Case No. 09-32262-RAG
Facts: Carol Todd (63), who suffers from autism spectrum disorder filed a suit in compliance with 11
U.S.C 532(a) (8). This law expressly permits the discharge o
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
White- Collar Crime
Technically non violent crime. Uses deception to get a financial advantage.
Crimes committed by an organization or people in that organization.
Corporations can be guilty of crimes bas
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Necessary and Proper clause
Allows Congress to make any law it deems essential and appropriate.
Expands congress' powers beyond those enumerated in the constitution.
Not an enumerated (granted )powe
BLA test 1 study guide
Classifications of law
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
There are two kids, Public law and private law.
Public- It is enforce by the police or some kind of police.
It also applies to all of us equally.
Private law- its legally b
TOPIC 14: SECURITIES LAW - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What are securities laws?
Federal and state statutes and regulations
Control the sale or transfer of rights or ownership interests in a business entity (securities).
Protect the general public from deceptive pra
TOPIC 19: SECURED TRANSACTIONS - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What is a Security Interest?
A form of property interest in real or personal property.
Assurance to a third party that the property owner will perform an obligation or pay a debt.
Money borrowed may be use
TOPIC 13: CORPORATE GOVERNANCE - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What is business governance?
Actions and controls placed on business entity stakeholders.
Federal and State law, industry regulations, and internal procedures
Resource Video: http:/thebusinessprofessor.com
TOPIC 20: COMMERCIAL PAPER - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What is Commercial Paper?
Promise to pay money to the holder of the instrument.
Substitute to money.
Unconditional right to be paid.
the paper is negotiable,
Issued or negotiated to the possessor
TOPIC 2: US CONSTITUTION - QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
1. What is included in the US Constitution?
Divided into seven Articles.
Article I, II, III establish the governance structure of United States.
27 amendments to the document.
Resource Video: http:/thebusines
TOPIC 1: LEGAL THEORY & FOUNDATIONS - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What is law?
Rules and regulations established and enforced by a governing body.
Federal, state, and local government.
Manifestations of societal norms or beliefs.
Representative law makers act to bri
TOPIC 3: COURT SYSTEM - STUDY OUTLINE
1. Authority for the federal and state judicial systems in the United States?
Article III - [O]ne supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to
time ordain and establish.
TOPIC 21: BANKRUPTCY - STUDY OUTLINE
1. What is Bankruptcy?
System for liquidating or reorganizing assets.
Rehabilitate and allow for the future prosperity of individuals.
Resource Video: http:/thebusinessprofessor.com/what-is-bankruptcy/
TOPIC 18: ANTITRUST LAW - STUDY GUIDE
1. What is antitrust law?
Federal and state laws that seek to promote competition among businesses
Practices by businesses employing trusts to monopolize industries and thwart competition.
Assignment #2 (group 15)
April 25, 2015
Chapter 7 - Bloomberg Businessweek Case in the News
The overall focus of this article is Microsofts Chief Executive officer
Steve Ballmer said to plan proud reconstructing. Officer Ballmer plans to
December 1, 2014
A total of forty nine states support journalists in a reporting
privilege. This means that journalists are protected if the state
government asks them to reveal their confidential information. Along
Legislators Step Up Push for Paid Sick Leave
The Wall Street Journal Case discuss requesting a paid time off when
workers have to take sick days. About 39% of employees have been reported
not being able to take a sick day when the
Chapter 1 Notes for BLA!
It is important to understand this concept of federalism as it applies to
business lawas federal law will be consistent across the country. State
business law, although basically similar throughout the country, has
BLA final review
1. False statements that harm anothers reputation defamation( in order
to have you need a statement that is false that is communicated in
some way that results in some injury.
Types of defamation liable writen and slander verbal
2. what e
As a concept fear of crime' has caused much academic discussion since it was first
developed as a school of thought in the 1960s. Even though interest in fear of crime has gone
though peaks and troughs since its arrival in the social sciences, it has undo
As in any business there are external influences which have an effect on the business
continuity planning, this holds true also to the City of Kelsey. Each of the external influences has
a different role in the event of a disaster. The disaster not only a
Section 2711 of the Pennsylvania Crimes Code, entitled probable cause
arrests in domestic violence cases, subsection (a) states that a
police officer shall have the same right of arrest without a warrant
as in a felony whenever he has probable cause to be
As the discussion of good writing evolved in class, I began to wonder what made good
business writing. I thought about the purpose in writing both within a particular company and
between different companies and organizations. I decided that most writing i
The Music Business Journal is an online journal based in the United Kingdom. The two
editors, JoJo Gould and Jonathan Little, are both lecturers, researchers, and writers in the music
industry. When they saw that the music industry was underdeveloped in a
Riordan Manufacturing currently has four plants of operations. These plants are in San
Jose, California, Albany, Georgia, Pontiac, Michigan and Hungzhou, China. Currently the
Operations department runs on independent Microsoft SQL servers running Microsof
People go into business to make money. Unfortunately, not everyone considers the proper
way to structure his or her business so that it can make money in an optimal way while operating
within the framework of the law. Failing to select a structure for a b
I. Which common law and statute law makes a company criminally liable?
II. Discuss whether the actions of a low level employee result in criminal liability for a company
for a regulatory offence not involving strict liability?
I. Lennards C
From its beginnings, Edward Said's Orientalism (1978) has produced conflict in postcolonial studies. Does Professor Saids theory suggest global implications and/or strategies as
Culture and Imperialism (1993) argues? Or does the East of Orientalism belong
Many businesses are faced with legal issues that can negatively affect their operations.
Patent infringement lawsuits are reoccurring and appear to be a common legal issue among the
technology industry. For the purpose of this paper I will discuss a paten
Our law enforcement officials have a duty to protect citizens as well as discourage crimes
from taking place. Our health care officials also have a duty to provide the best care possible to
those who need it. Often enough, there have been many cases where