1. United Fabrics International, Inc., bought a fabric design from an Italian designer and registered a
copyright to it with the U.S. Copyright Office. When Macys, Inc., began manufacturing and selling
garments with a similar, but not exact, design, Unite
Which of the following is needed to prove that there is defamation as is suggested by Shelly and Tony?
That Mrs. Vogel harmed the reputation of the car dealership.
That Mrs. Vogel made a false statement of a fact.
That the statement was published to at le
If the court in Montana wants to be able to hear the case against
Wizard internet the court has to have:
Both jurisdiction over the Wizard internet & jurisdiction over
the subject matter of the lawsuit
In the case, the plaintiffs may ask the Montana court
A copyright is an intangible property right, meaning that you can touch and feel it.
Under federal copyright laws, a single-authored book is:
Protected for the authors lift plus 70 years
Copyright owners generally are protected against unauthorized
Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress
1. While living in her home country of Tanzania, Sophia Kiwanuka signed an employment contract with Anne
Margareth Bakilana, a Tanzanian living in Washington, D.C. Kiwanuka traveled to the United States to work
A trademark is a distinctive mark or motto that a manufacturer stamps, prints, or otherwise affixes to its
The most important statutory protection for trademarks is the:
Under the Trademark Dilution Revision Act, a plaintiff mus
The difference between intentional torts and torts involving negligence is that, in torts involving
negligence, the tortfeasor does NOT wish to bring about the consequence of the act, nor does she or he
believe it they will occur.
Which of the follow
1. Yun Tung Chow tried to unclog a floor drain in the kitchen of the restaurant where he worked. He used
a drain cleaner called Lewis Red Devil Lye that contained crystalline sodium hydroxide. The product label
said to wear
Modern Railways Co. operates a cargo railroad service between New York and Boston. A train owned by
Modern Railways derails due to a rare maintenance problem. The train collides with a delivery truck
owned by CraftCo, shattering $100,000 worth of porcelai
The landmark case in strict product liability was
Greenman v. Yuba Power Products, Inc.
The doctrine of strict product liability does NOT apply to which of the following?
In a strict product liability lawsuit, the product must be in a
Did the U.S. Supreme Court rule that the Koke Company of America infringed on Coca-Colas trademark
by using the name Koke?
Which of the following lists contain only examples of intellectual property?
Books, apps, Netflix original series, and music dow
If Mark decides to put the TF-300 fans that his company
manufactures on the market, and the fans are considered to be an
unreasonably dangerous product, the party who was injured would
not need to prove:
the defendant must have acted with intent to cause
The basic purpose of tort law is to punish criminal wrongdoers.
Compensatory Damages: Intended to compensate or reimburse a plaintiff for actual losses.
General Damages: Intended to compensate individuals (but not companies) for the nonmonetary
Mack is injured by a tractor manufactured by WestCo. In order to defend against a negligence claim
based upon the product, WestCo may show that it exercised due care by all of the following except:
showing the absence of privity of contract between it and
A house adjacent to a lake is an example of real property.
Trespass to land requires that a person remain on the land. For trespass to land occur you have to
enter onto, above, or below the land surface owned by another.
A real property owner mus
Did the appellate court reverse the trial courts decision? 4.1
When does misrepresentation become fraudulent misrepresentation?
When a misrepresentation involves intentional deceit for personal gain, it is becomes fraudulent.
Assume that Guido also lie
One good defense against strict product liability is that the goods were altered
after they were sold.
Halogenics, Inc., manufactures a medical device that is heavily regulated by the government and has to
undergo a rigorous pre-market approval process. H
Did the Supreme Court reverse the lower courts judgment?
Why cant a state law preempt a federal law?
Federal law applies everywhere in the United States and therefore usually cannot be preempted
by state or local laws.
Under the doctrine of strict liab
Alpha Corp. creates a syrup that is flavored with coffee and chocolate and sells it under the name
MochaMerge. Beta Co. begins to sell a similar product under the name MokaMerge. This is most likely a
Amy Mendoza is a loc
Under the doctrine of strict liability, liability for injuries is imposed for reasons other
Theories of product liability may normally be based on all of these theories except
Invasion of privacy
Privity of contract refers to the relation