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Business Law Test - 2

Subjects : law, business-law
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1. Breaks the doctrine of fusion apart; conspiracy - attempt - and solicitation. these crimes have no actus reas - just mens rea.

2. Not held liable under respondeat superior. Cannot be held vicariously liable for the tortuous acts and damage of the contractor during the time which the contractor is working on private property.

3. Sworn testimony - written or oral - of a person taken outside of court.

4. Duty - breach of duty - proximate cause - damage.

5. Go to prison for greater than or equal to 1yr and/or be fined greater than or equal to $1000; Possible loss of voting rights and carrying weapon; different degrees.

6. Intentional; negligence - strict liability

7. If one tenant passes away - the other claims full ownership of all property.

8. Criminal law rule that protects a defendant from being tried a second time for the same crime.

9. 8 common law crimes form the basis of penil (criminal) code. Mrs m lamb

10. Careless conduct. Tort that protects from unintentional but careless conduct; Determine whether 'reasonable person' would have done this. 4 factors

11. Any service on real estate that is not paid. Must file lean within 12 months of service provided.

12. The government must prove mental intent and act on a crime; In defense of the accused - the act of fusing Actus Rea and Mens Rea before the court in which to prove evidence.

13. Citizenship Rights

14. Property law in writing - an agreement between two or more parties that places certain restrictions on the use of property or obligations the owner of the property to take specifications with respect to the land.

15. Right against cruel and unusual punishment - includes excessive fines

16. The intent of the person committing the crime is transferred outcome of the act. Used in both criminal and tort law.

17. What they intend to do. Totality of circumstance measures the intent before - during - and after the act. What is examined by lawyer.

18. The criminal intent that must be established; the guilty mind

19. Court can file lean on persons property.

20. FSA owner can grant ownership of property to someone for the measured on the duration of their natural life. Once dead the land goes back to FSA owner.

21. Act of taking ownership of a property by openly - notoriously - and continuously living on a property in an uninterrupted environment for 7yrs.(Quite Title)

22. Bill Of Rights protection against self-incarceration and just compensation

23. A civil wrong - other than breach of contract - in which the law provides a remedy. Breach of duty owed to another that causes harm; private wrong. Tort laws are the biggest body of civil law/private law.

24. Tort defending against spoken defamation of persons.

25. Right against unreasonable search and seizure(probable cause)

26. Attempt to settle civil cases before trial. Required in the state of FL. Two types

27. Form of strict - secondary liabilities that arise under the common law doc. of agency(respondeat superior). If liability for the tort requires a state of mind - the directing officer must have that state of mind.

28. Immunity is granted by the court to where whatever the defendant says cannot be used against him as evidence. Also 'pleading the fifth'.

29. Prohibits discrimination by covered employers on the basis or race - color - religion - sex or national origin.

30. A tort which there is a valid contract - and the defendant knowingly and intentionally caused a breach of the contract - resulting in damages to the plaintiff.

31. Power of the government to condemn property for a public use without consent of the owner(condemnation).; With rights from 5th amendment comes the issue of 'just compensation'

32. Deed that claims the seller must defend the title of the property against any individuals claiming to seek the title of the property.

33. Intentional and wrongful interference with possession of personal property of another without consent

34. Felony; Misdemeanor

35. Freedom of speech - religion - press - rights to assemble - and petition of government

36. Spoken word - telling lies - publicizing - causing damage.

37. Ownership where tenants own the undivided property. If passed away heir will take over the undivided ownership.

38. Go to jail for less than or equal to 1yr and/or be fined less than or equal to $1000.

39. Liability without proving to be at fault.

40. An employer is responsible for the actions of employees performed within the course of their employment; 'let the master answer'

41. A courts power over the person involved in the action. Personal and best type of jurisdiction.

42. Power or authority over case. If court does not have jurisdiction - all work on case is invalid.

43. Confrontation Clause - rights of the accused in criminal law be guaranteed a speedy public trail as well as the right to seek counsel

44. 1.Contracts in consideration of marriage; 2. Contracts that cannot be performed within one year(statute of limitations); 3. Contracts for the transfer of an interest in land; 4. Contracts by the executor of a will to pay a debt of the estate with his

45. A system of rules and regulations that govern our lives and society; in our action or inaction and for which a violation results in an action. Flexible to meet the needs of the evolving society.

46. An activity that substantially and unreasonably interferes with the used and enjoyment of land

47. Time - Place - and Manner

48. Unauthorized intrusion by a person or a thing on land belonging to another - regardless of whether it was a mistake. Not necessary to set foot on land to constitute trespassing.

49. A promise in addition to an underlying sales agreement that goes beyond the terms of the sale agreement which the promisor assures the description - performance - or quality of the goods.

50. Arbitration - Mediation.