Tag: US Law

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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
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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 ......