Before the case goes to the jury, each attorney presents ___________ in which he or she summarizes the evidence for the jury in a manner most favorable to their case.
a summary discussion
voir dire evidence
a closing statement
a closing argument
Luis, a highly talented painter, signs a contract to paint Mina’s home, which is very unique and difficult to paint. After one day, Luis decides the job is not worth it and leaves. Mina asks the court to force Luis to paint the house as agreed. Mina is requesting:
restitution of the contract
remission of the contract
specific performance of the contract
compensatory damages from Luis for failure to fulfill the contract
When damages are awarded for a violation that involves no actual damages to a person or property, the damages are called:
A directed verdict and a judgment as a matter of law are the same thing;
Damages that may be awarded to a plaintiff because the defendant’s conduct was willful or malicious are called:
Suppose both sides in a suit agree about certain facts, so they do not need to be proven at trial. To settle facts about which there is no real dispute, the parties may use:
requests for admissions
expert witness commentary
protective order for documents
Unlike arbitrators, mediators:
can impose decisions on both parties
cannot impose a decision
cannot help resolve a conflict
cannot create law
cannot bend the rules of arbitration
The practice of deciding court cases by referring to earlier decisions is known as:
E pluribus unum
Contrasted with public law, an example of private law is:
Which of the following concerns legal wrongs committed against the government:
Article I, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution:
provides that all power to make laws for the federal government shall be held by Congress
provides that all power to make laws for the federal government shall be held by the Supreme Court
provides that all power to make laws for the federal government shall be held by the Vice President
provides that all power to make laws for state governments shall be held by senators
provides that all power to make laws for state governments shall be held by state governors
A long-arm statute is a:
federal law to allow regulatory agencies to sue foreign businesses in federal court
state law that permits its courts to reach beyond state lines for jurisdiction over non-residents defendants
state law that allows plaintiffs to force defendants to come to a state for purpose of serving process
federal law that allows escaped felons to be arrested outside of the United States
Territorial jurisdiction can become an issue if:
the defendant is not a resident of the state in which the plaintiff wishes to bring the lawsuit
the plaintiff is not a resident of the state in which the defendant wishes to bring the lawsuit
the court is located outside of the United States
the defendant was not born in the state in which the plaintiff wishes to bring the lawsuit
Original jurisdiction means power to:
revise or correct proceedings by a lower court
accept a lawsuit, try it, and pass judgment
remove a lawsuit from a court to arbitration
appoint special prosecutors to investigate a case of alleged abuse
legally create disputes
A writ of certiorari directs a lower court to send up the record of a case for review by the Supreme Court.
As the Supreme Court has explained, for a state to have jurisdiction over an out-of-state business there must exist:
“significant business relationships”
Federal courts have exclusive jurisdiction over cases involving:
all of the other specific choices are correct
If property that is located in a state becomes the subject matter of a lawsuit, the power of a court in that state to resolve disputes concerning the property is called:
in rem jurisdiction
in personam jurisdiction
A law that creates a class that suffers a loss of freedom:
is allowed under the First Amendment
is not allowed due to the First Amendment
Restrictions on misleading commercial speech are generally constitutional.
One important constitutional issue resolved in the 1819 case of McCulloch v. Maryland was:
the inferiority of federal law to state law
the superiority of federal law to state law
the superiority of local law to state law
the superiority of international law to federal law
the equality of powers of the states and the federal government in regulating business
The Supreme Court has held that states may:
never tax the income of businesses
tax the income of businesses so long as they are “constitutionally rational”
tax all income of businesses only if the business is headquartered in the state
tax the income of businesses so long as the burden of the state tax is apportioned fairly
tax the income of businesses that do more that $5 million (net) worth of business in-state
Commercial speech may be regulated if:
it involves prices of certain things like prescription drugs
it involves prices of illegal goods
it is not truthful
it is truthful
The necessary and proper clause allows Congress to:
legislate on any matter
pass only laws necessary and proper to effectively implement the Commerce Clause
make all laws necessary and proper to carry out its constitutional powers
regulate all local, in-state activities
The Uniform Division of Income for Tax Purposes Act uses which of the following factors to divide a company’s income:
the extent of time employees spend in the state
the type of sales made outside the state
the percentage of a corporation’s nationwide payroll paid to residents of the state
the number of years employees have worked at the company
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