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The Legal Environment: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is the concept and practice of probable cause so important?

Question 2 2. A key case involving libel and Martin Luther King, Jr. arose from publication in which of the following?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is true of jury sequestration?

Question 4 4. ________ occurs when a witness purposefully and intentionally lies to mislead the court of the facts of the pending matter.

Question 5 5. Cathy hires Linda to be her lawyer. Cathy has money she would like to invest and is looking for a worthy company. Linda recommends ABC Company. Linda owns ABC Company, but does not share that information with Cathy. Cathy invests a considerable amount of money in ABC Company. This is an example of:

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Question 6 6. Bruno found out that his rich boss was having an affair with his secretary. So, he decided to email his boss to inform him that unless he forks over $1,000,000, he would tell his wife about the affair. Bruno is committing a/an _____.

Question 7 7. All of the following are steps in the notice and comment informal rulemaking process, EXCEPT:

Question 8 8. Lawyers have a code of ethics that provides individual attorneys with the minimum professional, behavioral, and moral standards expected in their business dealings. This code is known as the _____.

Question 9 9. Which one of the following is not correct about copyright law?

Question 10 10. Decisions like launching a new product are:

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Question 11 11. If a governmental official is to succeed in a libel case against a newspaper, the official must show:

Question 12 12. Which element is not necessary in order to prove fraud occurred?

Question 13 13. Dan McCormick, VP of Accounting, knew that if the numbers looked good, he'd get a big bonus at the end of the year. So, he made a few adjustments in his favor and submitted the financial records to the company owner. What act is McCormick violating?

Question 14 14. The penalties for perjury include which of the following?

Question 15 15. What's the fair use doctrine?

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Question 16 16. Bob knows that the defendant committed a crime because he was a witness to the act. On the stand, Bob states that the defendant did not commit the crime. Which of the following BEST describes Bob's statement?

Question 17 17. Which of the following BEST explains the stakeholder theory?

Question 18 18. Business crimes include:

Question 19 19. Which of the following is an argument FOR corporate social responsibility?

Question 20 20. Which of the following best describes jury tampering?

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Question 21 21. Cathy hires Linda to be her lawyer. Cathy was sued for illegally firing several employees. Cathy makes handwritten notes for Linda outlining the reasons why she fired each employee. The attorney for the employees demands a copy of the notes. Linda does not hand them over, demonstrating _____.

Question 22 22. A libelous statement can be made to:

Question 23 23. Probable cause is needed by the police in which of the following scenarios?

Question 24 24. Which of the following best describes when jury sequestration occurs?

Question 25 25. One difference between a common shareholder and a preferred shareholder is:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following best describes libel?

Question 27 27. Cathy hires Linda to be her lawyer. Cathy is facing several drug charges, and Linda will defend her in court. During one of their conversations to prepare for court, Cathy asks Linda for advice on how to destroy evidence and launder her profits by funneling them through a legitimate laundromat business that one of her family members owns. This information is NOT protected by _____.

Question 28 28. There is an important element of racketeering that must be proved in order to apply the RICO Act. What is it?

Question 29 29. The legislative branch of government _____.

Question 30 30. Maria works at a daycare taking care of babies. One day, she noticed that the milk was expired but remembered her boss told her that he does not like to throw things away or waste money. Maria decided to feed a baby the milk. The baby became ill after ingesting the milk. Which type of liability is this?

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