Tag: US Law

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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 ......

What is a Judicial Review?
28th Jun 2019
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 ......

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....

It is difficult to for a bill to be passed
28th Jun 2019
Introduction: Every single bill that is presented to the House or Senate is referred to a committee, which then refers the bill to an appropriate subcommittee....

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 ......