HEART OF ATLANTA MOTEL V. UNITED STATES
Heart of Atlanta Motel v. United States Week 1
Liana M. Thomas-Ruppert
Professor Jennifer Stephens
May 09, 2015
HEART OF ATLANTA V. UNITED STATES
The Heart of Atlanta Motel v
The question at hand is a debate on the price of the Cleveland Browns stadium
selling for $6 million dollars when it was only appraised for $2 million. Mr. Gries
owns 43% of the Browns Company, while Mr. Modell owns 80% of the company.
Mr. Gries wants the
The scenario at hand is the student that is physically bound to a wheelchair,
gaining access to the music building for his studies and major on the campus.
The building is old, and has historic value. The integrity of the buildings
aesthetics is afraid of
The scenario at hand is arbitration between two men. One is the copyright owner,
Johnny Singstealer, of the popular song Happy birthday. They have filed suit for
one million dollars in damages for past and present copyright abuse, against
The story of the four sailors:
A) I am kind of unsure on this topic. In modern days society (Not the 1800s)
they would probably be guilty of murder. Even if the fourth sailor was dying
and not going to make it, you cant just take a knife to someones throa
The report of Karl Kaufmann of Du Pont.
The dilemma is that if you give out the medical records with their names on it, you are
violating your own company policy of confidentiality. There is also the problem of the
health department wanting names vs just
1. What role should the government play in dictating to consumers what food they may eat
or how much food they should eat? Does government have an obligation to protect
people from themselves and curtail beh
Week 5 Homework
Application and Analysis p. 81
1a) I believe that Bobby did violate the assault statute in this first scenario. My
reasoning for this thinking is because he took the gun to his job and was waving it
around while yelling. This created an im
Course Project Deliverables
Week 5: Briefly, in two to three paragraphs, answer the following: What is Pennsylvania Act 13?
Compare it to Vermonts May 2012 legislation:
This Act enforced extremely
Read the case Good News Club v. Milford Central School found in Appendix VII.
(Page 522) What was the nature of the lawsuit filed in the trial court?
In this case, a school has allowed for its district residents to use its buildi
1. State the primary legal issues raised by hydraulic fracturing.
2. State the primary environmental issues raised by hydraulic fracturing.
3. State what part hydraulic fracturing plays or will play in meeting U.S. energy needs.
1. State the primary legal issues raised by hydraulic fracturing. A couple legal issues
rising from hydraulic fracturing are water contamination and issues dealing property lines.
People have complained about their water wells becoming contaminated by the
1. Hydraulic fracturing is the process of drilling for resources such as gas, oil or water deep
in the ground. This process consists of drilling wells and then forcing a water mixture
into the wells to create fissures which allow the
Sexual Harassment Simulation
I would agree with the judges decision on letting this case
go to trial. I do feel as though Ms. Darcy has enough evidence to
make a good sexual harassment case against Big Car Company and
more specifically, Clarence. Clarence
Ruthless Not Guilty
In reviewing this case, the court finds the defendant, Officer Ruthless, not guilty
for being the proximate cause of injuries to the plaintiff. However, the court finds that
there is comparative negligence. These findings are based on
1. What does Justin Hurwitz mean by "built on a foundation of trust"? What is the current
state of this foundation of trust? Justin means when the internet was first evolving, people
For this case, I believe that Susie didnt have a good case against Officer Ruthless. First
of all for this reasoning the officer was just trying to make sure that Susie didnt have to wait a
good period of time by herself in the park f
Law, Business and Society
p. 173, 3
I think the judge made a mistake when he didnt allow certain information to be turned in and the
money the plaintiff received was a lot more than he probably needed.
I think putting a GPS tracking d
Some primary legal issues raised by hydraulic fracturing portrayed by the media and
newspapers are polluting drinking water and it causes flames to leap from kitchen faucets.
However I think the real legal issue is competiti
The Legal Environment
p. 70, 1:
I do share Toyotas vision that all workers should sacrifice in order to avoid layoffs for permanent
workers because no one is losing their jobs for the mistake of the CEOs or whoever. They all
are getting paid, ju