Tag: US Law

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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 ......

Mentally Ill Offenders in Prison
8th Aug 2019
Introduction: Mental illness in prisons has been sort of a pandemic for correctional systems in the United States for over the last 10 years....

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....