Tag: US Law

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Causes and Effects of Prohibition Laws in the US
23rd Jun 2021
Introduction: Overall, prohibition was a failure. The 18th Amendment did not stop the consumption of alcohol like the government hoped. Instead people turned to moonshine, bootleggers, and speakeasies to drink liquor. Moonshine is homemade alcohol. Bootleggers brought alcohol into and around the United States illegal and that hurt the economy, as well as speakeasies....

The Legal Environment of Business in the US
11th Jun 2021
Introduction: Therefore, there is need to look at the laws and the reason why they were passed. In this case, we will look at the law that regulates businesses in United State of America. The paper outlines various laws that regulate businesses, their intended purpose in the business, and how they affect the business....

The Laws of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
11th Jun 2021
Introduction: Mergers and Acquisitions in other words can be termed as a business phenomenon wherein the senior executives of the companies foresee the market strategies of economic growth, higher revenues and garnering higher synergies by merging to create a higher pie in the market or acquire a company to obtain competitive advantage in the market...

Payment and Promotion Discrimination at Wal-Mart
11th Jun 2021
Introduction: In this respect, it is possible to refer to the experience of Wal-Mart, which faces the problem of payment and promotion discrimination of female employees (Trevor, 2005). In actuality, the discrimination of female employees tends to disappear but, nonetheless, the problem of discrimination persists, including such large companies as Wal-Mart. ...

Summary of the Nancy Cruzan Case (Mercy Killing)
11th Jun 2021
Introduction: When the United States Supreme Court handled the case, it ruled in favor of the Missouri Supreme Court’s judgment that Nancy Cruzan should remain on life-support because her family failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that their daughter would have wished to have them terminate her life....

It is difficult for a bill to be passed
11th Jun 2021
Introduction: The process to pass legislation is long and arduous. Adding the differing opinions of the hundreds of members of Congress would be enough to make the law making process difficult. It is in time such as these that we have to trust that our Senators and Representatives are acting in our best interests....

The Federal System of Government
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: The Constitution created a federal system of government (federalism) as a compromise. Under federalism, power is shared and divided between national and state governments. Both levels have their own agencies and officials and directly affect the people....

US Right to Work Laws
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: This paper will attempt to detail the history of right-to-work laws, explain current issues, forecast future issues and solutions, and describe how New Mexico is affected by the laws. Right-to-work movements emerged in the 1940’s, and in 1994, the first law was passed in Arkansas....

4th Amendment and Police Body Worn Cameras
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: Freund (2015) studied the body camera issue and the 4th amendment implications by comparing them to other surveillance devices. In his study, he focused on dashboard camera recordings and the surveillance cameras. He later found that the main difference is that where those two devices are usually placed, an ordinary citizen can not have a reasonable expectation of privacy...

History of Miranda Rights - The Fifth Amendment
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: The Miranda rights came to be after the historic event of the case of Miranda v Arizona. Therefore, in 1966 the Supreme Court decided to have a 5th amendment in the constitution known as the Miranda rights. These rights were to inform the criminal suspects about what actions they are allowed to take under police custody...

Consumer Protection Laws and the Antitrust Laws
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: This paper defined and discussed consumer protection laws and their importance, along with antitrust laws and why they are both necessary to have in place to protect consumers and companies. The case study involving Amazon is just one example of a company that has had consumer protection issues and has had to take the necessary steps to correct these problems....

US Homicide Laws
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: In conclusion of this paper each type of homicide is a serious offense. However, getting convicted of first degree murder is going to represent the longest punishment period. In addition, justifiable homicide is going to have the least, to no punishment time depending on the situation....

Effect of Police Profiling on Arrest Misconduct
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: Citizens’ rights are guaranteed by the United States Constitution and Bill of Rights. Such as protecting them from unreasonable search and seizure, double jeopardy, right to remain silent, and excessive fines and cruel and unusual punishment, from the fourth, fifth, sixth, and eighth amendments of the U.S. Constitution....

Operation Ghost Stories: Inside The Russian Spy Case
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: The case that I chose and would like to address further is  “Operation Ghost Stories: Inside the Russian Spy Case”.  On June 27, 2010, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested 10 illegal agents of the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR). ...

Which Branch of Government in the US Has the Most Power?
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: When taking things into consideration, the Legislative branch is the most powerful; with its ability to create laws, borrow money, collect taxes, regulate commerce, and most importantly develop a social contract with its citizens in return of ensuring safety and maintaining order. ...

Analysis of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: As such, this paper analyses the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It provides an overview of the ADA, issues associated with the ADA in the context of students in higher education, presents some cases related to the ADA, associated with those issues that shaped higher education, and provides some possible solutions to the issue of funding and access in disability in higher education. ...

Felony Disenfranchisement in the US
10th Jun 2021
Introduction: Felony disenfranchisement had been a problem in the United States since we started voting and it is still something we can’t figure out. People are stripped of a right that built this nation. American citizens whether committed a crime or not are still citizens....

Comparing the Italian and US Legal Systems
9th Jun 2021
Introduction: The main source of law in Italy is the Italian Constitution followed by the constitutional laws which happen to be the same for the United States where the United States Constitution is the highest form of law....

Evaluation of Proposition 63, California's Safety for All Act
9th Jun 2021
Introduction: At this time in California, citizens must go through a background check to purchase firearms, but it is believed that this is not enough. Proposition 63 “The Safety for All Act”, states that citizens of California should not only have to go through a thorough background check to purchase firearms, but ammunition as well...

Effects of TCJA on ACA
9th Jun 2021
Introduction: In this paper, the effects of Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts (TCJA) passed by Donald Trump will be discussed, along with the effects it has had on Obamacare (ACA) and how such actions lead to the modification of Obamacare. ...

Unlawful Surveillance - Caitlin Cobb and Joe Johnson
9th Jun 2021
Introduction: Cobb’s privacy and reputation were put on the line. Caitlin Cobb fell victim to the very few and underdeveloped laws that are in place to protect both victims and companies. The few laws in place are not equipped to protect individuals from the harmful and unguarded territories the Internet has to offer....

2016 Missouri State Dyslexia Law
9th Jun 2021
Introduction: No published study has explored factors that may account for the lack of effect of any state’s dyslexia law. The present study pertains specifically to Missouri’s recently enacted dyslexia law but will hopefully contribute to a knowledgebase of more general relevance and application....

Modern Interpretation Of The First Amendment
19th May 2021
Introduction: The 1st Amendment of the United States Constitution says; “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting ......

What is a Judicial Review?
18th Mar 2021
Introduction: Judicial review is that power the court has to review and even nullify, if need be, those laws and acts by the government that are deemed ......

Internet Copyright Protection
26th Feb 2021
Introduction: Internet Copyright Protection. Firstly, copyright is a property right that subsists in certain specified types of works provided for by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA); the owner of the copyright subsisting in a work has the exclusive right to do certain acts in relation to the work, such as making a copy, broadcasting or selling copies to the public...

Is the Right to Privacy Adequately Protected?
17th Feb 2021
Introduction: The brief will discuss whether a tort of invasion of privacy should be developed by the courts. It will firstly discuss the fact that such a tort ......

Case Studies on Agency Law
4th Dec 2020
Introduction: In business, liability results from a breach of duty or obligation by act or failure to act...

Diversity Paper: Pregnancy Discrimination Act
4th Dec 2020
Introduction: The Pregnancy Discrimination Act is one of the subjects that focuses on pregnant women and their rights in the workforce. Often times women find themselves discriminated against for multiple reasons....

The rule of law. Discuss.
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: The 'RULE OF LAW' is the uppermost law of manhood. All other laws are under subject and cannot deny with the 'rule of law.' This is the ......

Access to Justice and Rule of Law
3rd Dec 2020
Introduction: The Greek philosopher, Plato, believed that law should provide inner harmony and justice in the State and that law and justice could be used ......

Comparative Criminal Justice Goes Global
9th Nov 2020
Introduction: In inviting readers to share his ‘ world view' of criminal procedure, Richard Vogler has contributed another confident critical voice to the rising chorus of scholars expressing dissatisfactions......

Investigating Tort Reform
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: For this question I have decided to investigate Tort reform. Tort law is designed to provide full compensation...

Contract Liability
4th Nov 2020
Introduction: A tort is a legal wrong. Tort law is a branch of the civil law; the other main branches are contract and property law....

Law Has Addressed the Problems Facing Victims of Rape
3rd Nov 2020
Introduction: Prior to the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (SOA 03). The proscribed act of rape was defined as the non-consensual sexual intercourse and the guilty state of mind was the intention to commit it or recklessness as to consent....

Causes of the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution
1st Jun 2020
Introduction: I will support MacKinnon's ideas on gender equality, briefly summarize Crenshaw's discussion of intersectionality, and provide an analysis of the court's approach to gender in at least three cases. ...

Different Types of Constitution
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: A constitution has been defined as a body of rules established to regulate the system of government within a state....

An Overview of Letters of Intent
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Because of their susceptibility to unexpected interpretation, it is easy to understand why letters of intent have been characterised as ‘an ......

Case Study on Procurement Strategy
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction A contract is a 'legal agreement between two or more people for an exchange of goods or services (Contracts Management, 2011).' A...

Primary Remedy for Breach Should be Damages
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction: Economists claim that the theory of efficient breach allows us to predict when parties will choose to breach a contract if the legal ......

Arriving At Collective Bargaining Agreements
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: This lesson will discuss the processes by which public sector employers and unions negotiate with each other to arrive at collective bargaining ......

Analysis of the Concept of Patent Linkage
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Intellectual property law has never been uncontroversial, and patent law in particular has been the subject of heated debate. Patent Linkage is ......

Long Term Gas Sale Agreement
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: CAN A TAKE OR PAY CLAUSE IN A LONG TERM GAS SALE AGREEMENT AMOUNT TO A PENALTY AGAINST A PARTY TO THE CONTRACT: A LEGAL REVIEW ABSTRACT: Long ......

Why a Separation of Powers is Important
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Montesquieu the French jurist, who lived in England from 1729 until 1731, has developed the doctrine of separation of powers. He based his ......

Bi-Lateral or Unilateral Contract
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Case 1 (Bi- Lateral or Unilateral Contract) Mark Realty, Inc. v. Rogness, 418 So. 2d 373 The case of Mark Realty, Inc. v. Rogness involved two ......

A Fraud is an Intentional Deception
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: A fraud is an intentional deception made for personal gain or to damage another individual. The specific legal definition varies by legal jurisdiction....

Understanding of the English Legal System
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: It is important to understand that in the English legal system, parliament is sovereign. The highest court in the U.K. is the Supreme Court ......

Judicial Activism in Bangladesh
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Judicial activism is a term used in the United State that is open to some controversy connecting its true meaning. Its meaning before the ......

The Rule of Law as Political Theory
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: In recent years, the use of the term 'rule of law' has become more prevalent. The concept of rule of law is currently one of the most important......

A Simple Contract
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: The case study deals with a simple contract, which is not required to be in writing....

Investigating the Marbury vs Madison case
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: William Marbury is one of the 'midnight appointees' contained a complaint with the Supreme Court that they should order Madison to deliver his ......

Do Judges Make Laws?
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: The view that 'judges dont make law, they just apply the law to the facts,' appears simply preposterous to one who has studied the Anglo-American ......

Constitutional Democratic Democracy
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: Constitutional Democratic Democracy. In his 'Freedom's Law: The Moral Reading of the American Constitution', Ronald Dworkin has once again show that he is a firm defender of judicial review of constitutional rights....

Fruit of the Poisonous Tree: An Analysis
20th Aug 2019
Introduction: The 'fruit of the poisonous tree' is a doctrine that is very similar to the exclusionary rule. Under the fruit of the poisonous......

Different Routes in Regulating Takeovers
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: “Only the takeover scheme provides some assurance of competitive efficiency among corporate managers and thereby affords strong protection ......

Judicial Process and Puerto Rico Court System
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: You recently asked me to undertake and enormous task of creating a new court system for the 53rd state of Puerto Rico. I took the outline from thr......

Passing a Bill in Malaysia
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: What is bill? Bill is a law that does not yet get recognition to be stated as a law that can be implemented. In order to be stated as a law must ......

Anti terrorism Legislation in the UK
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: New York, 2001. London, 2005. Mumbai, 2008. Where next? Section 1 of the Terrorism Act 2000 in the UK states that terrorism is an act of a person ......

The Disadvantages of Litigation
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: Litigation can be defined as a contest between and among persons, organization, and the State, which is authorized by law, in the court ......

Embryo and Foetal Rights
19th Aug 2019
Introduction: (Embryos are “…not, strictly speaking, either ‘persons’ or ‘property’, but occupy an interim category that entitles them to special respect because of their potential for human life”)...

Insider Trading: Legality & Morality
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: Insider trading is the practice of mainly insiders such as directors, managers, or employees of a certain company, trading on shares of that ......

Analysis of an Ethical Dilemma
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay analysis an ethical dilemma in relation to professional, ethical and legal issues it raises and its international perspective ......

Different Types of Business Agreement
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: Executive Summary This legal report is prepared to transmit to Mr. Winslow, a legal client. He has asked the legal executive to seek on several ......

Net Neutrality
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Internet is one of the most powerful tools of the modern age as source of knowledge, entertainment and wealth generation. While a large majority of the population has no understanding of how the Internet...

Protecting The Right To Privacy
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION 'Privacy is not something that I’m merely entitled to, it’s an absolute prerequisite.' - Marlon Brando Privacy (from Latin ......

Community Crime Prevention
16th Aug 2019
Introduction: There is no one accepted definition for community policing. The term itself has become somewhat of a catch phrase for many ideas being simultaneously applied to the law enforcement field....

Contractual Acceptance by Email
15th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Postal Acceptance Rule (The Postal rule) is an exception to the general rule which states that acceptance must actually be communicated to the offeror by the offeree...

Company Law Directors
15th Aug 2019
Introduction: Company Law Directors. Academic debate concerning the scope, form and content of directors' duties is perhaps one of the oldest issues in company law and corporate governance. Prior to 1 October 2007...

Judicial Precedent as Practice of the Courts
15th Aug 2019
Introduction: Judicial precedent is best understood as a practice of the courts and not as a set of binding rules. As a practice it could be refined or changed ......

Different Types of Judicial Systems
15th Aug 2019
Introduction: In different countries there are various types of judicial systems and each one of them has their own ways of governance. For instance in United ......

Corporate Personality
15th Aug 2019
Introduction: Companies are enterprises, also the legal person, so companies are business entity. Company as the business entity, different with other nonbusines......

Capital Punishment
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The controversial issue of capital punishment has intense moral implications to all those involved especially to the religious individuals....

What is Police Misconduct
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: What Is Police Misconduct And How Does It Affect Police And Community Relations...

Drug Trafficking, Murder and Rape Are Three Crimes
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Drug trafficking, murder and rape are three crimes which are very common in modern society (Hatzis, 2002). These crimes are capital offenses in some jurisdictions and they may attract a death sentence.......

Magistrates Search Warrant
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Magistrates Search Warrant. A search warrant is basically an order from a court issued by either a judge or a magistrate who authorizes law enforcement to conduct a search of a location or of an individual for evidence of a criminal offence and seize the items....

An Analysis of International Copyright Legislation
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: 'Where works are available only in digital form, the exceptions to and limitations upon copyright protection envisaged by most of the international copyright treaties are almost entirely neutralised'...

History of Corrections System
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper aims to compare and contrast Canadian, American, South African and English corrections systems. The areas that will be examined will be the common areas that are discussed when considering the progressiveness......

Idea and Expression Dichotomy
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: As above discussed, it has been well established that computer programs are protected as literary work under Copyright Design and Patents Act 1988...

Family and Medical Leave Act
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Family and Medical Leave Act were signed by the President on February 5, 1993. The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provide employees job ......

Criminal Profiling
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Criminal profiling, also known as offender profiling and even psychological profiling, has began to rise as a important method used by investigative and law enforcement agencies across the nation....

Long Term Take or Pay Contracts
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: “The most common disputes that project finance lawyers come across are over the terms and enforceability of long term take or pay contracts ......

Age Discrimination in Employment Act
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA) protects individuals who are 40 years of age or older from employment discrimination based...

Journey Through the Criminal Justice System
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: The journey through the Criminal Justice System that one may have to take if he/she is ever stopped by a police for committing a crime is a long process. There are many different factors that influence one...

Gender Issues in Criminal Justice
14th Aug 2019
Introduction: Currently many government accords a lot of priority to womenn on issues related to talking with victims of rape in comparison to men. Although the history of criminal justice shows that females...

Broken Windows Theory of Policing
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: Explain the Broken Windows theory of policing. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of this approach....

Peterson V Hewlett Packard Corporation
13th Aug 2019
Introduction: The purpose of this paper is to identify problems that human resource managers face today in regards to disparate treatment, harassment, diversity ......

Ethics of Police Officers
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: There will be many occasions when the officers� ethics will be tested and it depends on the officers not to let their own ethics to become weak throughout his career...

The Concept of Efficient Breach
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Black’s Law Dictionary defines efficient breach as “the view that a party should be allowed to breach a contract and pay damages, if doing ......

Are Trade Unions Unnecessary?
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: A hundred years ago the trade unions played an important part in the industry of our country. They negotiated the salary, hours of w......

Critical Issues in Policing and Crime Investigation
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Due to an increased concern regarding the relationship between the Police and the public in the community of Glamville, the implementation of new policing methods must be considered in order to effectively create and maintain...

Privatisation Most Important Political Issue
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Privatisation is gradually becoming the most important political issue of all time,it has been adopted and practised by most countries in the world,...

Lawyers as Gatekeepers
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: It has been argued for a long time on the role of the gatekeepers by researchers. As John Coffee states: “all boards of directors are prisoners of their gatekepers”,...

Domestic Violence
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Domestic violence is defined by the Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence (MCADSV) as “a pattern of assaultive and coercive behaviors that adults or adolescents use against their current or former intimate partners” (MCADSV, 2006, p. 1)....

Class Action in Society
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Class Action in Society. My interest in 'class action' has grown long before the enrolment of undergraduate law. The issue was introduced to me under a laymen's term in the movie Erin Brockovich....

Fraud
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: A fraud is an intentional deception made for personal gain or to damage another individual....

Racial Profiling in Policing
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Does Racial Profiling occur in the British Police? A controversial issue in policing today is the alleged use of racial profiling by police to stop/search citizens.......

Power of the Prime Minister and President
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: In what concerns the power, an important point would be to outline the relationship between the external factors, internal factors and a persons ......

Elective Dictatorship and Judicial Review
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Topic arising from the title of this essay is present, especially in these days. However, its background can be found in the history of every ......

Issue of Passing Off and Trade Mark
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: TASK ONE Luscious Love Television (LLTV), an adults only satellite channel, broadcasts a talent show at midnight every Saturday and Sunday ......

Involuntary Manslaughter
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Now that Dr. Conrad Murray is expected to be indicted for involuntary manslaughter, it seems likely there will be another Los Angeles-based “trial of the century....

Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace
12th Aug 2019
Introduction: Women continue to climb up the corporate ladder, and are becoming an important asset to companies. However, with an increase in the number of.....

Peer to Peer Technology Copyright
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Peer to Peer Technology Copyright. P2P is the most recent manifestation of how new technology challenges existing copyright law both in the US and Europe. Critically evaluate the extent to which copyright law has responded or ought to respond to the issues raised by such technological developments....

Comparing US and Iraq Constitutions
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: A constitution can be defined as a laid down rules for the government which are time and again codified as a form of written manuscript that ......

Jury Selection and the Role of the Jury
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Jury Selection and the Role of the Jury - The right to a trial by jury is specifically provided for two times in the U.S. Constitution: Trial of all crimes, except in cases of impeachment, shall be by jury; and such trial shall be held in the State where...

Qualifications for Judges of District-level Court
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: .In many American states, judges are elected rather than appointed. Please briefly describe the appointment process in one state. Do you agree with state judges being elected in this manner? What might be done to improve the process?...

Business Laws and Ethics
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Its proved that behind the success of country business world play important role. Successful business has its own features. There are a lot of f......

Corporate Governance
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: There are have been various definition s of corporate governance but for the purpose of this essay ,'Corporate governance refers to the way in which companies are governed......

High School Athletics Tested for Drugs
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: High School Athletic Students Tested For Drugs and Their Constitutional Rights Angela Cox Clemson University ABSTRACT This paper will examine the ......

Comparing the UAE, DIFC, and USA Laws
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: SWe usually want to have good living conditions, salary, and job. Therefore, I conducted this research to compare the UAE, DIFC, and USA laws regarding three important issues: the minimum wage, the labor law, and employment discrimination....

An Analysis of Circumstances
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Every offence require proof of the actus reus and mens rea. The question is focus on actus reus. Therere three categories which are under actus ......

Situational Crime Prevention
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Within the Criminal Justice field, scholars as well as enforcement continually strive to develop methods through which criminal activity may be prevented....

Forgery, Kidnapping and Robbery
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Forgery is a crime that refers to as the making or creation of a counterfeit document, the modification of an existing document, or the signing of other's signature without authorization with the intent to deceive and deprive others (Online Legal Dictionary, 2009)....

Female Street Gangs
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: The presence of female gang membership can be found in the early 19th century (Valdez, 2000)....

A Fundamental Constitutional Principle
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: This Question Makes The Assumption That There Are Some Guards Against Excessive Concentration Of Power, But The Existence Of Such Guards Has Been Questioned By Many....

The Concept of a Democracy
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: A basic principle of democracy is majority rule and the protection of individual and minority rights, which, although seemingly contradictory ......

One-sided Contract
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Unilateral offer - A contract in which only one party makes an express promise, or undertakes a performance without first securing a reciprocal agreement from the other party....

Criminal Justice Remains a Big Challenge to Police
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Since early 1970s, most research organizations found that, there are a lot of crime cases not only in US but across all countries. In US alone, it was reported that more than 33.6 million people in 1992......

Expression of thought
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Petersen J, giving judgement in 1916, determined that copyright was concerned with protecting the 'expression of thought' and not the 'originality of ideas'. Copyright does not require that an expression must......

Battery Is an Intentional Unpermitted Act
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: To determine whether Paul is entitled to recover against Dina for assault, we first look into details on what actually amounts to assault ......

Confidentiality and Privacy
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Confidentiality remains one of the most controversial topics in the arbitration since the 1980s....

Checks and Balances System of Government
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: There is a system in the United States Constitution, which was made particularly to control the amount of power each branch of government has ......

Rule of Law Offers Protection for Citizens
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Law protects a society from anarchism . It is a set of conducts that is established and enforced by a sovereign authority to ensure and maintain ......

System of Checks and Separation of Powers
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the United States there are three branches of government: the Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, and Judicial Branch. Each of the branches ......

Techniques of Neutralization
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper aims to present an application of techniques of neutralization by Sykes and Matza in one hand and anomie by Merton on the other in explaining white collar crime....

Copyright Industry in the Cyber Age
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Copyright Industry in the Cyber Age. The skies know no bounds. Neither do the air waves. The digital music industry is riding high on air waves and reaching out to the world to create a seamless unicultural global market for itself....

Courts and Fraud Exception
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Courts and Fraud Exception. The development of English case law in relation to the fraud exception is based on an American case: Sztejn v. Henry Schroder Banking Corporation, this was a decision of Judge Shientag......

Copyright Violation
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Copyright Violation. Copyright is what protects original works of many kinds from being wrongly duplicated and distributed. An example of violating a copyright is illegally downloading and sharing copyrighted music, movies, etc. There are laws to protect people that have their material copyrighted. The Recording Industry Association of America is a group that is trying to crack down on those who illegally download and share music through the use of their computers....

Philosophy or Political Theory of Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Rule of Law The rule of law may be interpreted either as a philosophy or political theory which lays down fundamental requirements for law, or as a......

Powers of Congress From Constitution
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: 1: Which of the following powers is not explicitly given to the congress by the constituion. The founding father created a system of checks ......

Rethinking of the No Action Clause
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Part I: Introduction During the last few decades, the volume of the usage of the trust in financial transactions has increased considerably ......

Strict Product Liability in the Auto Industry
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: With the sales of goods to the public comes responsibility on the part of the manufacturer and advertisers. Government has some responsibility to protect the public....

The Independence of the Judiciary
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Independence of the judiciary (also judicial independence) is the principle that the judiciary should be politically insulated from the ......

American Judicial System
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: American Judicial System. The American judiciary system was found on the adversarial model. In the United State of America, the constitution founders believed that the only best form of government was one that would promote the welfare of an individual such as one social class or a director....

Cost of Performance vs Diminution in Value
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Just outside the outskirts of Haskell County in Fish Creek, Oklahoma an area of land is home to the Peevyhouse family. On this land, Willie ......

Patent Technology Devices
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Patent Technology Devices - The patent scheme is designed to protect technology devices, actual machines, and new chemical biotechnological/nano-technological compositions rather than pure concepts...

Uk's Constitutional Arrangements
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In light of the statement above, the arguments for and against codifying the UK's constitution will be set out in the following essay and especially considering the arguments with regards to codification and the impact of it on the Rule of Law, Parliamentary Sovereignty, Judicial Review and the Human Rights of UK citizens....

Executive Branch of Government
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The executive branch of government is the administrative branch which controls the various state agencies and apparatus. It is often convenient ......

Britain and America's Constitution in Comparison
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In this essay I will be discussing Britain’s constitution and will look at America’s constitution briefly in comparison. Then I will be discussing whether Britain needs a codified constitution like America or whether Britain runs well as it is....

An Enquiry into the Prisoners' Right to Vote
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Imprisonment must remain as a means to an end and not an end in itself. Punishment should be a means to reform and not to alienate. The object of ......

Methods of Dispute Resolution
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: From the beginning of civilization and organized society negotiations have occurred to solve disputes. If negotiation between the parties failed ......

Pros and Cons of Death Penalty
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Basing on the existing information it is indicated that many countries have dropped death penalty as a method of punishment for the law breakers....

What are the Types of Negligence?
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Introduction Negligence has begun in United States of America (US) since 1830 to 1840’s. During this early period, the scope is only on general ......

Separation of Powers Between the Institutions
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION Separation of Powers is a representation of the government of a country where the different parts of the government are assigned with ......

Comparison of Civil and Common Law
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In this part of my essay, I am going to compare civil and common law. First of all, before comparing those two legal system, let me to give ......

Agency and Partnership Disclosure
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In dealing with its partners and with third parties, limited partnerships have to follow certain disclosure requirements. These disclosures ......

Search Warrants
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Search Warrants - In law, search warrant is a written order by an official of a court. The warrant gives an authorization to an officer to search a person in a specified place for specified objects and to confiscate...

The Warsaw Convention Summary
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Warsaw convention was created in 1929 with 152 member state all over the world. It specified the conditions under which airline could be ......

Legal Aspects of Employment in the Fire Service
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay will discuss the legal aspects of various policies and procedures in place for fire departments, as well as the legal considerations of each area....

Legal Framework for the Offence of Conspiracy
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: A conspiracy is an alliance between two or more people with the motive of committing an unlawful act or an act which though lawful in itself, becomes unlawful once it is the object of the alliance....

Donald Trump's Immigration Policy
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: President Trump wants to end the birthright citizenship, which will end automatic citizenship to children who’re born to illegal immigrants in the United States. He also wants to set limits on the amount of immigrants who enter the United States legally and those who’re here on working visas....

Constitutional Rights of Immigrants in Texas
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Texas has a long history of conflicts with the federal government over policies and laws that protect immigrants and defend them as a part of our nation. Immigrants have been a fundamental part in the Texas economy. ...

Ethan Belcher Negligence Case Study
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Ethan’s mother argued the school system was negligent in ensuring her son’s safety at school. First, for allowing hazardous chemicals to spill on the floor, second, for failing to train custodians in the proper handling and storage of chemical agents and finally, that the school nurse failed to examine and identify the student’s injuries....

Government Regulation in Insurance
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The main reason for government regulation within insurance can be said to be for consumer protection. Others may see it as a way for governments to interfere in the market, by micromanaging what sellers can offer to buyers. ...

Ethics of Privacy and Confidentiality in Therapy
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: With the ever evolving nature of our society and technology advancements have some debating the traditional meanings of privacy and confidentiality or if in fact they even exist anymore; especially with popularity of social media....

California Populist Experiment: Ballot Initiatives
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Since its purpose is to define laws, it is only natural that there are different ways to change the Constitution. The three main methods are holding a Convention, Constitutional Amendment by Initiative, and Revision to the Constitution....

Police Racial Profiling in the US
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Many individuals have reacted in different ways concerning the issue of police racial profiling. Some people have supported the issue of police racial profiling while others are against it. ...

Legislative Process of the Stolen Valor Act
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The administrative procedure can begin in a wide range of zones yet the primary way it begins is it must be presented by somebody in Congress, even though it very well may be drafted by anybody outside Congress it must be presented by somebody inside....

Impact of Racial Profiling on Crime Legislation
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The current study surveys whether indicators of racial and representative threats differentially influence racial backgrounds views of racial profiling in various settings and by different law enforcements bodies. ...

Legal Liabilities of Defects in Construction
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The purpose of this paper is to understand the legal liabilities in construction industry due to defects by studying different claims and defenses used in real cases. ...

Justification of Refusing Hazardous Work
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: As a worker, they have the right to know and refuse on the danger they will face during work. Their employers must have a full description on the ......

Freedom of Information Act: An Incremental Approach
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper outlines the history of FOIA's enactment, explores its operational foundations and concludes with an analysis of the future implications for transparency in government. ...

History of the Every Student Succeeds Act
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Title I, is a provision of the (ESEA) which was created by the United States department of Education to distribute funds between schools and school districts with a higher population of low-income families. ...

Netscape vs Microsoft Antitrust Lawsuit, 2002
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Netscape filed an antitrust lawsuit on the same grounds that were stated by the US Department of Justice during their investigations during the 1990s....

The Plain View Doctrine
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The plain view doctrine tolerates law enforcement officers to do their duties by allowing them to seize evidence without a warrant has to be in place as long as it meets the requirements and doesn’t violate the fourth amendment. ...

Electronic Privacy in the Workplace and Government Surveillance
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: This paper will attempt to examine the Constitutional rights of US citizens and balance those guarantees with the government and private companies need’ to protect the “Homeland” and Intellectual and Proprietary data sets. ...

Causes of Wrongful Convictions
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The causes of wrongful convictions have been attached to miscarriages of justice that occur due to procedural errors and system actors....

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), is a nondiscrimination rule within health care or human service organizations. This rule prohibits group health plans and other organizations from discriminating against people because of factors relating to their health....

Should Stand Your Ground Laws Be Abolished?
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Stand your ground laws create a unique situation amongst people, dividing those who are trigger-happy and those who are in favor of gun control legislation....

Gun Control Issue in the United States
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: Any attempts to repeal the Second Amendment would be virtually impossible to pull off due to the absolute political opposition to this idea....

Developments of Gay Rights in the US
7th Aug 2019
Introduction: In the end, it was the progressive values of equality and open-mindedness that drew in a wide rainbow of allies to the just cause of legalization of gay marriage....

Foreign Awards and Foreign Judgments
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Prior to 1937, foreign awards and foreign judgments based on foreign awards were enforceable in British India on the same grounds and in the same circumstances as they were in England under the common law, on the grounds of justice, equity and good conscience....

Corporate Governance is Business Practice
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Question: Corporate Governance has been the mantra for good business practice. Discuss the legal issues in the recent financial crisis of the major rollback of corporate governance....

Is the Afghanistan War in Self Defense?
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: introduction Today, the world is faced with more terror threats than ever before. The ability of non-state actors to project force across ......

International Arbitration Enforcement
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: International Arbitration Enforcement. As number of international commercial arbitration expands the enforcement of arbitral awards increases but there are instances of awards not being paid for, voluntarily in some issues....

Role of North Atlantic Treaty Organization
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: 1. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) also called North Atlantic Alliance is an intergovernmental military Alliance. NATO is an Alliance ......

Speech and Expression
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The international instruments of human rights have adopted the word �expression' for the right to freedom of expression and they have chosen it in preference to......

What Is Plea Bargaining?
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: They are certain key decisions that people who are being prosecuted have to make. One of the most important is how you plead. A plea is formal......

CIMB Investment Bank
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: A study of this research is on the effects of employee motivation and job satisfaction to CIMB Bank Berhdad....

Characteristics of the American Legal System
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The aim of this paper is to discuss the most distinctive characteristics of the American legal system. In order to facilitate this discussion we ......

Corruption of Probation and Parole Officers
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: A There are ethnical guidelines for probation and parole officers who are provided by the American correctional association code as well as by their own ethics code....

The Concept of Judicial Independence
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: In a liberal republican democracy, judicial independence functions to set out and also protect political rights, civil liberties and also the rule ......

Pros and Cons of Hate Crime Laws: Indiana
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: State hate crime laws impose tougher penalties on criminals who target their victims because of the victim's race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or disability. ...

The Types of Sexual Harassment
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Sexual harassment-a type of sex discrimination that infringes Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (amended in 1991), unfortunately, continues ......

Three Elements in a Contract of Transaction
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Abstract Contract Law was chosen to be an suggestion of two connected notions that the rules of contract law could be constructively for the ......

Insider Dealing Dissertation
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: This dissertation will attempt to investigate the need to prohibit and regulate insider dealing. It will identify the problems associated with its regulation......

Remedies for Civil Suits in the Justice System
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Civil law states the relationship between two people. If a person believes that they need to assert their rights against another individual or an enterprise ......

Implications of the FOB Contract
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Joshua has made a contract with Abraham that he will deliver him 500 dell version 1.1 computers to Abraham by May2010. The contract has been ......

White Collar Crime in Banking
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Blacks Law Dictionary (8th ed. 2004) defines fraud as a knowing misrepresentation of the truth or concealment of a material fact to induce another to act to his or her detriment....

Freedom of Thought Conscience and Speech
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Freedom of thought (also called the freedom of conscience or ideas) is the freedom of an individual to hold or consider a fact, viewpoint ......

Capital Punishment
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Capital Punishment. It has been suggested that 'It costs several million dollars to induce a painless death...it costs approximately $35,000 a year to house...criminals in prisons'. However, punishment by death is 100% effective in respect of the murderer who faces execution....

The Martha Stewart Insider Case
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The Martha Stewart insider case was a high profile court case that captured media attention. It was also one that was filled with great ambiguity a......

Eyewitness Testimony: How Reliable Is It?
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Psychology has been used in the court systems when the competency of a suspect needs to be measured to determine if they are able to stand trial....

Overview of the Eighth Amendment
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: 'The Constitution of the United States of America is the supreme law of the United States' ('The Constitution', para.2). It exists to ......

Legal Burden of Proof
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Any student of the law of evidence soon becomes familiar with the dictum of Viscount Sankey LC in Woolmington v DPP where he said:...

The Stakeholder Theory Summary
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The development and implications of the stakeholder theory The primary debates of the stakeholder theory The comparison between the shareholde......

US Legal Realism Movement
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: “…the life of the law has not been logic, it has been experience. The felt necessities of the time, the prevalent moral and political ......

Company Secretary in Good Corporate Governance
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Corporations, whether by family firms or state enterprises, work within boundaries set by law, by regulations, by those who own and fund them and by the expectations of those they serve. The nature of these boundaries varies from country to country and undergoes crucial changes through time. That is why there can be no single ......

Historical Roles of Non Executive Directors
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: This essay discusses the historical roles of Non-executive directors (NEDs) starting with the Cadbury (1992) code of best practice and their role ......

Criticisms of Shareholder and Stakeholder Debate
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: “...the company, as an artificial person, can have no interests separate from the interests of those who are associated with it, whether as shareholders, creditors, employers, suppliers, customers or in some other way. So, the crucial question is, when we refer to the company, to the interests of which of those sets of natural persons are we referring? Of course, one could take the view that the beauty of referring to the interests of the company, without any further specification of what is meant, is that the answer to my question is left wholly ambiguous and obscure ......

Racial Discrimination in the Workplace
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: “Race discrimination involves treating someone (an applicant or employee) unfavorably because he/she is of a certain race or because of personal ......

Sexual Harassment in a Workplace
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: How does Viper work? Viper scans your work against over 6 billion web pages, as well as against all work previously submitted to our company. Viper......

Role of Business Ethics in Society
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: BUSINESS LAWS AND BUSINESS ETHICS Abstract: the economy of a country or state is dependent of business, trade, industries and products. Business ......

The Supremacy of the Law
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: Law, as it is the command of the Sovereign which means that law has its source in sovereign authority, law is accompanied by sanctions, and the ......

Veil Piercing in Corporate Governance, Dissertation
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The dissertation’s inquest was born out of an appreciation of the concern expressed by a plethora of related contemporary literature that, the veil protecting directors and shareholders......

Meta Tags and Trademarks Laws
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The age of technology has experienced vivid expansion in modern years, and the use of search engines has altered the use of internet from flaccid ......

Ethics is Branch of Social Science
6th Aug 2019
Introduction: The term ethics is derived from the Greek word ‘ethos’ which means character. Ethics is the branch of the social science, which deal with concepts such as right and wrong,...

Patent Law in Biotechnology and Bioethics
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The project has to deal with the issues that have arisen in significant patent law cases concerning biotechnology and bioethics. The project will ......

The Business Judgement Rule
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: INTRODUCTION- The collapses world over shook the trust and reliability of stock holders on the director’s. Obviously leading to the ......

Duties of a Board
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: The word ‘Board’ originally referred to the table around which a council sat. It was sometimes used in the 19th century to refer to a meeting ......

Fundamental Issue in Corporate Governance
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: What is the fundamental issue involved in the Corporate Governance of Companies and how it should be addressed? Introduction Corporate Governance ......

The War Powers Resolutions
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Running Head: WAR POWERS RESOLUTION The War Powers Resolution came into being in 1973 over the veto of President Nixon due to the troublesome ......

IT Investment Strategies and Focus of FedEx
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: (1) How do the IT investment strategies and focus of FedEx and its main competitor UPS differ? Which company has the better strategy? Why? FedEx ju......

A Defamatory Statement
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: While the right to fairly criticize people or entities and publicly share information is one personal freedom, it is illegal to malign the......

Application of Fiduciary Duty
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: A fiduciary duty arises when an ethical and/or legal relationship based on trust and regarding management of money or money’s worth exists ......

Insider Trading Overview
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Insider trading is trading of a corporations stock or other securities (e.g. bonds or stock options) by the individuals with potential to access ......

Trans Border Data Flow
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: CONTENTS. 0. Introduction. 1. Defining Trans-border Data Flow/Personal Information. 0. Concerns for Trans-border Data Flow Under ......

What is Common Law?
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Common law is the legal system used in Great Britain and the United States (except the state of Louisiana). According to common law, judges must ......

Comparative Study of the UK and US
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: For my comparative essay of political systems in the contemporary context I have chosen the US republican system and the British constitutional ......

Should an Employer have Civil Liability
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: When business and social ethics is not enough to guide corporate actions, society as a whole, relies on the judicial system to help define ......

Insider Trading and Business Ethics
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Many people are complaining insider trading since it is unfair for some people who do not have confidential information about a certain company ......

Giving Shareholders More Power
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Do you think it is necessary to amend the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) to give shareholders more power? The recent issue regarding the allocation ......

Cybersquatting
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Registration, trading or using a domain name with the intention of gaining profits from the kindness of someone else�s trademark is called cybersquatting, according to the U.S. Federal Law known as the Anti-Cybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA)....

The Early History of Money Laundering
2nd Aug 2019
Introduction: Money laundering is not the oldest crime in the book but it’s certainly close. Historian Sterling Seagrave has written that more than ......

Country Comparative Directors Duties Analysis
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Select at least two and no more than three countries and do a comparative analysis of directors’ duties Introduction The aim of this assignment ......

The Arbitral Tribunal and their Powers
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: I will hereby write a report to advise the arbitral tribunal of their powers regarding this case. The clause mentions the word ‘arbitration ......

The Syndicated Loan Agreement
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: For the case at hand, given its situation within the fictional country of Ruritania, the legislation concerning the syndicated loan agreement ......

Indemnity In IP Contracts
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: This article throws light into Intellectual Property indemnification which is currently receiving global attention due to its widening practice ......

Gay Marriage: Wrong or Right?
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: One of the most discussed issues around today is gay marriages. Many people blame the media for the idea of same sex marriages but when you break it down it all comes down to two different......

The Doctrine of Judicial Review
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: In many countries with written constitutions, the doctrine of judicial review prevails. It means that the constitution is the supreme law of the ......

Carriage of Goods Internationally
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Ontario Company is a multinational corporation organized under the laws of Ontario, Canada, with its principal place of business in Toronto, ......

Rights of Partners Among Themselves
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Partners owe the partnership they are in the duty of care similar to the directors and officers in a corporate setting who owe the duty of care to ......

Competition Law SMP and Dominant Positions
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: The following research paper is titled 'Competition Law: SMP and Dominant Positions'. Competition Law also known as Anti-trust law in various ......

Alternative Dispute Resolution
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is an option that is becoming more and more popular which allows people to resolve their disputes out side of the court in a comprehensive and cooperative way....

Cases of the Serbian Loans
23rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Where there is a conflict between international obligations and national law, the international rule prevails. Under UN General Assembly 1949 and......

ANA Nursing Code of Ethics
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The health care field is so broad with so many different fields that each profession has its own ethical codes and standards....

Is Physician Assisted Suicide Ethical, Should a Patient Decide
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: A patient is in incessant pain or has an incurable illness. The patient can only be kept alive on machines or by enduring this pain. Should a patient who is in these circumstances be allowed to choose death over this life? A patient who wishes to make......

Domestic Violence
22nd Jul 2019
Introduction: Domestic Violence. Mullender (1996) contends that domestic violence is a problematic term because it does not cover everything that occurs in a domestic situation and it assumes that the people concerned live together....

Prenuptial Agreement
18th Jul 2019
Introduction: Prenuptial Agreement. Do not wait until the marriage is coming to an end to negotiate the division of assets. Instead, before you say I do, have a formal and legal document such as a prenuptial agreement drawn up legally....

Patient Autonomy
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: patient Autonomy. The rights of the foetus in relation to it's mother and society is a conflict which transcends societies and time. The greatest names of antiquity have all had an opinion on the issue such as Aristophanes, Plato, Aristotle, Herodotus, Thucydides, Seneca, Euripides and many more....

Diplomatic Immunity
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Diplomatic immunity is a part of international law that states that representatives of foreign governments are exempted from the jurisdiction of local courts as well as other authorities....

Investment Banking
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Centuries have passed since ‘Investment Banking’ was first introduced to the world’s financial system....

Issues of the State Sponsored Terrorism
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Terrorism has progressed further than extremist groupings to incorporate radical states that support or fund terrorist actions as mechanisms ......

Current Canadian Custody and Visitation Laws
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: The modern Canadian custody and visitation laws are adequate in concern with children’s and adolescents’ best interest. Today it is extremely important.....

Sports Gambling in the United States
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: I can tell you this. There’s a major problem in sport. If you think there isn’t, you’re kidding yourself ... Are they doing it? You better believe they are......

Right to Due Process of Law
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: No free man shall be taken or imprisoned or disseised of his freehold, or liberties, or free customs, or be outlawed, or exiled, or any other wise destroyed, nor will we go upon him nor send upon him,...

Fraudulent Activities in the Banking World
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: In the banking word there are many types of fraudulent activities that take place. This paper will focus on check kiting also known as, “paper hanging”. The Federal Bureau of Investigation defines check kiting...

Anti Dumping As a Form of Protectionism
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Dumping can be defined as the act of a manufacturer in one country exporting a product to another country at a price which is either below ......

Analysis of Case Starson v Swayze
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Mental illness has a huge stigma in North America according to the survey released by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA, 2008). It comes to ......

The Trail Smelter Case
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: The Trail Smelter Case1 arose in the field of late 1950�s and came up with the issue of International Environmental Law. In this case 'it was damage caused by one State to the environment of the other that triggered the legal claim....

Unpaid Debts and Bankruptcy
17th Jul 2019
Introduction: Unpaid Debts and Bankruptcy - The bankruptcy is seen as a legal process in which it can give assistance to those who are not able to pay for their bills and they do this by offering the people an opportunity to know how to pay their debts....

Lefkowitz v Great Minneapolis Surplus Store
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant placed an advertisement in the paper for the sale of fur, stating that it would be sold on a ‘first come first served’ basis. The claimant......

Lefkowitz v Great Minneapolis Surplus Store
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The defendant placed an advertisement in the paper for the sale of fur, stating that it would be sold on a ‘first come first served’ basis......

Palsgraf v Long Island Railroad - Case Brief
16th Jul 2019
Introduction: The issue in this context appears to relate to the notion of remoteness of damage in an English law context, although it is stated as setting out......

Entifying Key Facts of a Client’s Case
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: In identifying the key facts of a clients case, the following steps are recommended (Putnam, 2009): entify every cause of action based on facts...

Medical Malpractice and Reform
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Medical malpractice continues to be a dilemma over the years.  There continues to be a rise in cost and it does not deter injuries.  Victims ......

Constitution of the US Death Penalty
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: In the twenty-first century, the United States have a remarkable policy on the law and practice of the death penalty concept. There is a continuing......

Discretion in Criminal Justice Systems
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Discretion is defined as the power or right to decide or act according to one’s own judgment. Elements of the criminal justice system such ......

Majority Rule and Minority Rights
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Democracy is a way of government of the people which is ruled by the people. Democracies understand the importance of protecting the rights ......

What is a Trademark Law?
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: 1. What is a trademark? 2. What sources of law govern trademarks? 3. What prerequisites must a mark satisfy in order to serve as a trademark ......

Advantages of the Presidential System
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: One of the advantages of a presidential system is that the head of state is usually elected through a direct mandate. In terms of democracy, this ......

Cybersquatting and Applicable Laws
3rd Jul 2019
Introduction: Definition Cybersquatting Background Applicable laws Interesting Case studies Conclusions References Cybersquatting is defined as “ The ......

Goal of the Fourteenth Amendment
2nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The Fourteenth Amendment was added in 1868 as one of the longest amendments to the Constitution. With five parts in total, this amendment ......

Three Branches of the Government
2nd Jul 2019
Introduction: The founding fathers of the United States, our framers of the US constitution, wanted to form a government that did not allow one person to have ......

The Business of Banking
28th Jun 2019
Introduction: The business of banking is fraught with dangers due to the instability in the world economy and like any other enterprise the bank too can face untold events and we should remember that bank failures are not a new issue....

Supreme Court Case Bethel School v Fraser
27th Jun 2019
Introduction: U.S. Supreme Court Case: Bethel School District v. Fraser (1986) The Supreme Court has a distinct process of deciding whether to hear a case that ......

The Death With Dignity Act
27th Jun 2019
Introduction: This paper explored the medical ethics behind physician-assisted suicide stemming from the Death with Dignity act enacted ......

Thompson v Bridges - 1925
26th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant was a high school teacher and principal of his school. In 1922, a bitter campaign was fought for trusteeships......

English and US Law on Takeover Defences
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: Takeover defenses: review, explain and compare English and U.S. law (federal and state levels in the U.S., as appropriate); Takeover defenses ......

Six Types of Business Organizations
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: For the benefit of the business owner, I’ve listed the six types of business organizations with easy to compare pros and cons. Since small ......

Shareholder Primacy Theory Summary
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: Background of shareholder primacy theory The main arguments for and against of shareholder primacy theory Conclusion Shareholder primacy theory is......

Effects of The Patriot Act
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: The USA PATRIOT Act (Patriot Act) was established after September 11, 2001 (9/11) when terrorists attacked the United States. The Patriot Act has ......

The Purpose of Product Liability laws
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: The purpose of Product Liability laws is to assist consumers in protecting and defending themselves from products that prove to be dangerous; and ......

Prospectus on an International Bond Issue
25th Jun 2019
Introduction: No portion of the work referred to in the research paper has been submitted in support of an application for another degree or qualification ......

Employee Absence
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Employee absenteeism for many corporations has become a widespread problem....

Examining the Intricacies of Sham Trusts
14th Jun 2019
Introduction: Interpretation of trusts has been a highly discussed topic for many years. Numerous court cases have focused on deciding whether an established tru......

Silverstein v Keynetics, Inc
11th Jun 2019
Introduction: Silverstein v Keynetics, Inc., and Click Sales., Inc, No. 17-15176 (9th Cir. 2016), United States District Court, Northern California...

The Judicial Branch of Government
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: The Federalist Papers is an agreement on free government for harmony and security; it provides reasons that support t...

Double Jeopardy Clause in Fifth Amendment
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except ......

Fourth Amendment; Search and Seizure
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: The fourth amendment of the United States of America constitution reads as follows; The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, ......

The Freedom of Expression and Sedition
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: This paper explores three legal developments that involved the treatment of speech and sedition in the American judicial tradition. The three ......

Roe v Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973) 
7th Jun 2019
Introduction: The case of Roe v Wade is perhaps one of the most famous US Supreme Court decisions to date. Decided in the early 70s,.....

Viewpoint of Ethics in Pharmaceutical Industry
31st May 2019
Introduction: In classical Greek, the word “ethics” entails the “beliefs of the people” – the analyze of what is right and good in human conduct and the explanation of such claims....

Compensation for Employee Inventions
29th May 2019
Introduction: Major inventions require high capital investment in the research and development process. More often than not, individual scientists may not have the requisite resources to carry out the invention ......