Criminal Law and Cyber Crime
A crime can be committed only against persons.
Criminal law spells out the duties that exist between persons or between
citizens and their governments.
Public officials prosecute crimina
Business and Its Legal Environment
There is really no reason to be acquainted with business laws and government
regulations, except to pass this test. False
Law consists of enforceable rules governing relationships amo
Chapter 1: Business and Its Legal Environment
There is really no reason to be acquainted with business laws and government regulations, except to pass this test. False
Law consists of enforceable rules governing relationships am
Chapter 3: Business Ethics
Business ethics is not more complicated than personal ethics.
Ethics is concerned with the fairness or justness of an action.
Adhering strictly to all business laws is all that is necessary to fulfi
Courts and Alternative
A state long arm statute allows a court to exercise jurisdiction over out-of-state
defendants based on activities that took place within the state.
Generally, a state courts po
Intellectual Property Rights
The need to protect intellectual property is recognized in the Declaration of
A patent and a copyright are examples of intellectual property, but a trademark
is not an example
Business and the Constitution
A confederal form of government is a confederation of independent states with
a central government of very limited powers.
In a country with a federal form of government, the national gove
Powers and Functions of
Like statutory law, administrative law is created by legislatures.
Federal executive agencies are outside the federal executive departments.
Independent regulatory age
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The Formation of Traditional and E-Contracts
Contract Imv must therefore provide rules to determine which contract terms will be enforced
and which promises must be kept. Future purpose, main thing with contract is that the
Courts and Alternative Dispute Resolution
The Judiciarys Role - to interpret and apply the law
the process by which a court decides on the constitutionality of legislative enactment
and actions of the executive branch.
A wrongful act (other than a breach of contact) that results in harm or injury to another and
leads to civil Liability. Said that you should be made whole again. Civil
Two main types of Torts
Intentional and Unintentional
Contract Performance, Breach and Remedies
Voluntary Consent v the knowing and voluntary agreement to the terms of a contract. If
voluntary consent is lacking, the contact will be voidable. Voluntary consent may be lacking due
to a mistake, misr
Business 8: Its Legal Environment
What is the Law?
Enforceable rules governing relationships among individuals and between individuals .3,
They establish rights, duties, and privileges that are consistent with the values and
Intellectual Property Rights
Property resulting from intellectual and creative processes, the products of an individuals
mind. Copyrights, Patents, Trademarks & Trade Secrets
A distinctive work, symbol, or design
Business 8: the Constitution
Federal form of government
A system of government in which the sates form a union and the sovereign power is
divided between the central government and the member states.
The separation of powers
Legislative branch m
Internet Law, Social Media and Privacy
Bulk, unsolicited junk email.
By 2015 spam accounted for roughly 75 percent of a1 emails.
In an attempt to combat spam, 37 states have enacted laws that prohibit or regulate its use.
Powers and Functions of Administrative Agencies
The body of law created by administrative agencies in order to carry out their duties and
responsibilities W. W am! Wm
A federal or state government agenc
Sales, Leases, and Product Liability
Article 2 The Sale of Goods
Governors sales contracts, or contracts for the sale of goods.
The common law requirements for a valid contract agreement, consideration, capacity,
and legality for sales contract
Admin. rule that explains how the agency interprets and intends to apply the statues it
Article I of US Constitution
Section 1: grants all legislative powers to Congress and requires Congress to oversee the
implantation of all l
As "democracy" in the classical sense (i.e. everyone eligible to vote, collectively
deciding all matters), is not practiced by any sovereign authority that I am
aware of, I will confine my answer to representative de
Administrative Procedure Act (APA)
In absence of any directives from Congress concerning a particular agency procedure, APA
Sets forth rules and regulations that govern the procedures administrative agencies follow in
performing their duties
COMMON LAW VS. CIVIL LAW
There are two highly influential legal traditions in the contemporary world: civil law and common law. A legal
tradition, as the term implies, is not a set of rules of law about contracts, corporations, and crimes, although such
The Administrative Process
Procedure used by administrative agencies un the administrative law
3 basic functions:
1. Rule Making: the actions of administrative agencies when formally adopting new regulations
or amending old ones
Powers & Functions of Administrative Agencies
Body of law created by administrative agencies in order to carry out their duties and responsibilities
Article I of the US Constitution is the basis for all admin law
Chapter 4: Relational Database
1. Relational Database underline most modern intergraded
accounting information systems.
2. Database is a set of interrelated, centrally coordinated data files
that are stored with as little data redundancy as possible.
1. Through agents, a principal can conduct multiple business operations simultaneously.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: ELET.MILL.16.16-1 - What is the difference between an employee and
1. Injured individuals can rely on the common law to obtain damages and injunctions against business polluters.
Common Law Actions
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: ELET.MILL.18.18-1 - Under what common law th
1. Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 does not apply to employers with fifteen or more employees.
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: ELET.MILL.17.17-1 - General
True / False
1. If a debtor does not pay a mechanics lien, the debtors property can be sold to sat-isfy the debt.
Laws Assisting Creditors
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: ELET.MILL.16.15-1 - What is a prejud
False- Business ethics is not more complicated than personal ethics.
true- Ethics is concerned with the fairness or justness of an action.
False- Adhering strictly to all business laws is all that is